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The Skinny on South Bend

I spent the day with my four-year-old in South Bend last month. While we didn’t get close to visiting all of their attractions it was a full day of fun. We started downtown at HealthWorks! Kids Museum. The purpose of Read more >

Civic Theatres in Indiana

Yesterday, I wrote a blog post about live theatres around downtown Indianapolis. And while I missed a few theatres we have around town (Asante Children’s Theatre, Beef & Boards, as well as theatres out in the suburbs), I realized I Read more >

Celebrate Halloween at Indiana Zoos

Halloween is a really popular holiday, especially when you’re a parent. Suddenly, the weeks leading up to the big day revolve around debating costume choices and plotting trick or treat routes through the neighborhood. But that’s an awful lot of Read more >

Olympic Beginnings Around Indiana

The 2012 Summer Olympics is only 3 days away! If you’re like me, your eyes are on London for this massive event. What you might not know is that countless members of Team USA have Indiana ties. And you can experience Read more >

April Means Baseball Season in Indiana

On Tuesday night, we’ll know if there are two college basketball National Champions in Indiana (Notre Dame is in the Final Four of the Women’s Tournament and Butler is in the Final Four of the Men’s Tournament) but starting Wednesday, Read more >

Best chocolate destinations around Indiana

In my opinion, there’s no better way to express your love on Valentine’s Day quite like the gift of chocolate. (I sure hope my husband is reading this!) If you’re traveling around Indiana this holiday, make a stop at one of Read more >

Riding the rails in Northern Indiana

Don’t let the fear of lake effect snow and icy highways deter you from visiting the northern part of Indiana this winter. Avoid potentially dangerous road conditions and hop aboard the South Shore Line instead. The train runs all day Read more >

Act fast for a great deal at The Oliver Inn

Bed-and-breakfasts are one of my favorite ways to travel.  The cozy and sometimes luxurious accommodations, the delicious morning meals, and the opportunity to meet congenial hosts and fellow travelers make the B&B concept appealing to me. If you are like-minded, Read more >