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Outdoor Recreation in Lafayette and West Lafayette

Most people know Lafayette/West Lafayette as the home of the Boilermakers. What you might not know about are all of the outdoor recreation places that are available during your time there. Let me enlighten you on what I found during Read more >

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 >

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 >

Indiana’s Top 10 Indiana Summer Gotta-Dos and Ice Cream Shops

We’ve all seen those travel lists of the best places to go in a certain state, or 10 ice creams you have to eat before you die compilations. But can you ever really trust the sources of those lists? They’re Read more >

Indianaís Top-Ranked Childrenís Zoo Opens April 21

As residents in the Midwest are beginning to enjoy warmer weather and exit their winter hibernation — so are the animals at the Fort Wayne Childrenís Zoo, located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, which opens this year on Saturday, April 21. Read more >

Winter wildlife at Indiana’s zoos

While many zoos around the area close for the winter season, there are some fun events coming up that will let Indiana families experience animals of all shapes and sizes, despite the chill in the air. The largest event, Christmas Read more >

Christmas at the Zoo and a Contest Too!

The holidays are just around the corner and the Indianapolis Zoo has a great holiday event planned just for you.†Itís almost time for Christmas at the Zoo, the annual holiday light spectacular! Outside, visitors can see the animals that enjoy Read more >