Happy Birthday, Indiana!

Happy Birthday, Indiana! In 2016, Indiana is celebrating its200th Birthday. Throughout the state and during the whole year there will be signature Bicentennial events. All around Indiana, the celebrations kicked off on December 11 with a Bicentennial Flag raising…

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Stay Healthy in Fort Wayne

Oh, how the holidays can fray one’s nerves with so much activity, expectations, over-eating, and over-spending. I get annoyed at just the sight of all the glitter I have to clean up after the tree has been put away. I’m a freelance holistic health coach and wellness blogger among other things and even I over-do it on every level. Thankfully you can get some help fromPure Movement Pilates Studio located in downtown Fort Wayne. I recently interviewed Proprietor and Instructor of Pure Movement, Tresa Meussling. I think one very important stressor to avoid after the holidays is the classic New Year’s punishment of resolutions and perfectionism. She had this to say about this very topic:  …

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Winterval - Fort Wayne's Winter Party

While a festival seems most suitable for summer temperatures, many cities across the globe host festivals in Winter. Quebec City has a winter carnival (complete with camping - oh my!), Harbin, China has a snow and ice festival, and they celebrate Winterlude in Ottawa, Ontario.  Luckily, here in Fort Wayne, we don't have to sit Winter out either - we have Winterval!  Winterval, Fort Wayne's celebration of winter, is back for its fifth year on January 30, from 10 am-4 pm…

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Copper Spoon

"We all eat and it would be a sad waste of opportunity to eat badly." - Anna Thomas I don't know you Anna Thomas, but Copper Spoon (formerly Wine Down Tapas and Tastings) and I are with you! I went there with a group of friends on a recent Saturday evening and my first impression was of pleasant surprise that this type of restaurant concept could not only be found in Fort Wayne, but bustling and thriving. I soon found out why…

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A Monday in Fort Wayne

Visiting Fort Wayne on a Monday? The Fort Wayne Visitors Center is a great resource to find out what events are going on around town, and what attractions and activities are open throughout Fort Wayne…

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