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The ‘Magnificent’ New Animals at One of America’s Best Zoos

While checking off our summer bucket list I was reminded about the NEW macaw exhibit at the Indianapolis Zoo. It opened earlier this summer and we just now had the chance to see it! These beautiful birds are one of the Read more >

Families Can’t Believe the Fun at This Indiana Zoo

From petting a string ray to feeding the giraffes, there are so many reasons why the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo ranks among the top mid-sized zoos in the country and is one of the top attractions in Northeast Indiana. My Read more >

Summer is the Time to ‘Tak-in’ a Hoosier Zoo

The sun is shining which means thousands of animals throughout Indianas zoos are smiling — at least the ones that like warm weather. Indianas zoos have a plethora of opportunities to view traditional animals like giraffes to the unusual like Read more >

A Wild (And Fashionable) Spring Break in Fort Wayne

Well, I’ve given you the run down on some great places in Indy (White River State Park), but now it’s time to focus on Northern Indiana – Fort Wayne. I’ve been to the city several times and it never disappoints, Read more >

Kids Go Wild for the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Have you been to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo. What a gem of an attraction.We had been there a few years back and honestly I forgot how much I loved this place! Not only do they have wonderful animals but Read more >

Fort Wayne Childrens Zoo Turns 50!

If youve had Visit the Fort Wayne Childrens Zoo on your familys bucket list, make plans to get there this summer. Theres never been a better time! The Fort Wayne Childrens Zoo, which opened April 25, is kicking off a Read more >

White River State Park

If you are like me, when school is out you want to take advantage of all there is to do around your city. I just heard about a perfect opportunity for Martin Luther King Jr. Day – FREE admission to Read more >

Beautiful Outdoors in Evansville

I had the privilege to travel to Evansville a few weeks ago and experience all the wonderful outdoor adventures they have to offer. One of my favorite stops was Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve. I was not familiar with Wessleman at Read more >