Riverfront Activities

Salomon Farm Fiber Arts Celebration

All ye woolgatherers be sure to gather round the Salomon Farm Park in May to make merry at the 2-day annual Fiber Arts Celebration! The event, sponsored by the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department will run from Friday, May 13, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 14, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at…

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Spring Bonsai Show at the Botanical Conservatory

Bonsai. You know, the little trees? I'd heard about it, but didn't know much more. Three years ago, my middle school-age daughter saw a notice about a beginner's bonsai class offered at the Botanical Conservatory. She was interested. I called to sign her up, but the class was filled. We contacted…

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Old World Fort Wayne

Did you know that 2016 marks the bicentennial year for Indiana? This exciting milestone has prompted me to explore more of Fort Wayne's history and the places that have given Fort Wayne its unique character. Although many establishments have come and gone, there are places in Fort Wayne that have…

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Family Fun at the TinCaps Game

Kids love a Fort Wayne TinCaps’ games! Little kids and even big kids enjoy the sound of the smack of the ball and the roar of the crowd. This year, I'm excited to take my two young nephews to their first TinCaps game this season. A TinCaps game is fun for the whole family! Enjoy the antics of Johnny…

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Red Mango - A Great Sweet Treat

Spring is the perfect time for a late night run for a sweet treat, and Fort Wayne has no shortage of great shops to choose from! One healthy and delicious frozen yogurt store is Red Mango! …

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La Chic Vintage Market Spring Show

I love the fact that the word ‘vintage' can refer to a number of decorating styles: antiques, refurbished furniture, handmade items, boutique-style apparel, handmade jewelry, farmhouse style, architectural salvage, and unique home décor. [[endteaser]] That encompasses much of my decorating style so…

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Meet Fort Wayne: Creating an Engaging Millennial Experience

Millennials. You've heard of them, and have more than likely encountered one or two in your family or the workplace. To some, the term "Millennial" simply highlights a generation of people, but to others even saying the word "Millennial" is enough to elicit panic. There are a lot of misconceptions and unknown about this generation that is taking the world by storm…

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Artwork at Fort Wayne International Airport that Pops!

Recently I delivered my daughter at the Fort Wayne International airport for her latest excursion overseas (Indonesia for a teaching job). As we entered at the far west level of the ticket counters, we saw beautiful large pieces of artwork covering the walls. The colors were vibrant and popped out at us as we walked through the revolving doors. Wow…

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Freshii - Healthy Fast Food

Healthy fast food? Sounds like an oxymoron.  There was a day it would have been - but no longer.  Not at Freshii's anyway.  Freshii, a franchise out of Canada, is one of the quickest growing fast food chains in the country.  I wanted to find out why it is so popular, so my family and I recently visited Freshii at The Harrison…

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