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5 Things to Do in April in Indianapolis

By Anna Shirley

Spring is here! Spring is HERE! Time to fill up your family's calendar with fun things to do this April in Indianapolis from Easter egg hunts to visiting a virtual space station. Here are 5 things to do in April in Indianapolis. NASA's traveling exhibit, Destination Station lands at the Indiana S... Read More

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park - Plainfield , IN

By Anna Shirley

Once your kids step into Sky Zone, you'll find out that they have endless reserves of energy that will keep them bouncing for longer than you thought possible. Although Sky Zone seems to be most appealing to teenagers (and rightly so), it is a great place for a family night of activity, or even a da... Read More

Ansel Adams Exhibit at the Eiteljorg Musuem

By Anna Shirley

I remember heading to the Prints Plus in the mall during my work breaks and flipping through the Ansel Adams posters. Ansel Adams was the first photographer whose work I recognized, loved and hung up on the walls of my bedroom. I daresay that as far as my love of photography is concerned, Ansel ... Read More

5 Things To Do In Indy Over St. Patrick's Day Weekend

By Anna Shirley

Spring is around the corner (crossing my fingers) and it starts off with St. Patrick's Day. Check out these 5 things to do in Indy over the St. Patrick's Day Weekend. 1. March 14th and 15th learn about Going Green at the Indiana State Museum. Your family will be able to conduct water quality ... Read More

5 Free Things To Do In Indianapolis With Kids

By MiniTime

The key to planning an affordable city vacation is sprinkling in some free fun. We asked Katy Mann of Indy With Kids to share fabulous and free ways that families can enjoy her already-budget-friendly hometown of Indianapolis. Here are five things to do in Indianapolis with kids:   1.... Read More

Eat, Play, Love On Valentine's Day In Indianapolis

By Anna Shirley

So. It's time for Valentine's Day plans. As for our family, we decided last year to take our kids out on Valentine's Day (we have regularly scheduled date nights). This year, we'll do a repeat of taking them to Qdoba for their "BOGO for a Kiss" special and head to Chuck E. Cheese in hopes that t... Read More

7 Things To Do With Kids In Indianapolis

By Anna Shirley

Need more suggestions for fun things to do with kids in Indianapolis? Here are 7 things to do with kids in Indianapolis that you might not have tried yet. Have fun! 1. Become a Junior Dolphin Trainer at the Indianapolis Zoo.  When we wanted to do a special birthday "experience" for my son, we... Read More

10 Free Activities on MLK Day in Indianapolis

By Anna Shirley

Every MLK day in Indianapolis, I take advantage of getting out and visiting one of our city's attractions for FREE. You have your choice of so many different free attractions on MLK day in Indianapolis, the only trouble you'll have is deciding where to go. For free admission to the attractions at... Read More

3 Good Things About the Indiana Snowpocalypse

By Anna Shirley

Most of Indiana has been paralyzed by snow and then followed by freezing temps, or a snowpocalypse. This phenomena is a Polar Vortex and it has many Hoosiers stuck in their homes for almost three days. We've got people with power out. We've got people stuck in their homes because of the snow. We've ... Read More

Eiteljorg Museum - Indianapolis

By Anna Shirley

The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western art is unique to the Midwest, a source of pride for Hoosiers and a great place for families to enjoy. The impressive collections (some of my favorite pieces are by Georgia O’Keeffe) found at the Eiteljorg museum make it nationally recognized. ... Read More