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Fort Wayne offers fun, inexpensive vacation

Vacations can be expensive and the activities add up quickly. If you are living on a budget, like me, sometimes you have to get creative to find things to do. Luckily, Fort Wayne offers a number of fun, free activities. Read more >

Indiana Glass Trail at Fort Wayne Museum of Art

There is saying that a picture is worth a thousand words, but when it comes to the glass exhibits at theFort Wayne Museum of Art, nothing could be further from the truth. This year’sSummer of Glassexhibits are worth every penny Read more >

Adventure Awaits in Fort Wayne

Get ready for a hot summer to visit Fort Wayne! Sometimes its hard to plan where to stay, what to do, and what to eat when you visit. Fortunately, weve done the work for you! When you visit Fort Wayne, Read more >

Hendricks County CVB Giving Away Three Trips This Summer

The Hendricks County Convention and Visitors Bureau is encouraging visitors to “Come, Stay and Play” with three getaway vacations next month on their website. Their Win & Grin Getaways contest features three different themed trips, one per winner. Each Read more >

A Choco-licious Adventure Awaits in Richmond

What do you get when you cross Willy Wonka with the Amazing Race? Answer: the delicious adventure known as the Wayne County Chocolate Trail. As a treat (no pun intended) for my daughter Annie’s 8th grade graduation, I took her Read more >

Insider Tips for Navigating the Vera Bradley Outlet Sale

If you’re a Vera Bradley fan, you probably already have April 13-17 marked on your calendar. Those are the dates for this year’s Vera Bradley Outlet Sale in Fort Wayne, where shoppers can snap up handbags, luggage, stationery and accessories Read more >

Splashing around at Brown County State Park’s aquatic center

This Blog post was created in 2011. For more information, check out the Abe Martin Lodge at Brown County State Park. Do you find yourself looking for the perfect antidote to the winter blues beginning to creep in now that Read more >

Columbus: Unforgettable Getaway

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the third post in a three-post series about my trip. On my trip to Columbus, I expected architecture to be the focal point of Read more >

Columbus: Unmatched Architecture

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the first post in a three-post series about my trip. Sweeping landscapes, impressive modern buildings and a variety of public art make Columbus, Indiana, Read more >