How to Shake the Winter Blues in Fort Wayne, Indiana

This Post was Updated on January 3, 2019 Fort Wayne, Indiana is a wonderful place. Part of that wonder comes from experiencing all four seasons. Each of the seasons has its own pleasures, and yet -- sometimes, winter seems to extend its stay here. Gray skies and weeks of cold temperatures without end can take their toll on even the biggest Fort Wayne fan. How about a few of these ideas for shaking the winter blues inFort Wayne…

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Fort Wayne, Indiana for All Abilities

One of my favorite things about Fort Wayne, Indiana is the great strides toward the inclusion of individuals with disabilities. This will continue even stronger with the new City-County Disability Advisory Council advocating for improvements in accessibility. No matter what you are looking for when visiting Fort Wayne, you are sure to find a place that is disability inclusive…

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Free Tours in Fort Wayne, Indiana

As a child in school, I always loved field trips. Sure, I could read my science book to learn how milk is pasteurized. But there was something special about getting to see the process at a local dairy. If you enjoy first-hand experiences too, you'll be happy to know that there are several Fort Wayne businesses that will let you look around and learn for free…

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Your Fort Wayne, Indiana Shopping Guide Part 2 of 2

I’m back with the second leg of the Fort Wayne Shopping Guide, everything you need to hit when out finding those much-needed home and closet additions. In the first part of this Fort Wayne Shopping guide, I gave you insight into my experiences at the downtown boutiques and Glenbrook Square, to read about it, click the link here. If you’re already caught up, let’s move to Day 2 of my shopping trip…

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Your Fort Wayne, Indiana Shopping Guide - Part 1 of 2

It’s almost back-to-school time, what better way to fit in a final summer getaway than tackling your shopping list with your friends in Fort Wayne. With two shopping complexes and more boutiques than you can count on one hand, Fort Wayne’s shopping scene offers much more than the drab indoor shopping malls. With all of the options, some great stores can get overlooked, this is why I bravely laced up my black wedges and set out to give you a complete Fort Wayne shopping guide. Once you’re finished reading my adventures on the first day, be sure to check out my second day creating the Fort Wayne Shopping Guide by clicking here…

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Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale in the News

UPDATE—Due to COVID-19 prevention measures, the 2021 Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale has been canceled. The sale will return May 4-8, 2022. Visit Vera Bradley's website for FAQs. The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale, May 4-8, 2022, in Fort Wayne, Indiana is one of Indiana’s premier shopping event. The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale in Fort Wayne, Indiana attracts 50,000 shoppers. At the sale, you'll find Vera Bradley handbags, accessories, stationery, and more that are all 40-60% off…

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A Fort Wayne, Indiana Cocktail Trail

Though the history of the cocktail is murky and debated, the joy that they have brought to the masses is not. Roll up your sleeves and create new memories by visiting some incredible restaurants and cocktail lounges in Fort Wayne, Indiana…

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The Best Wings in Fort Wayne, Indiana

A few years ago, I did some crowdsourcing to identify the best wings in Fort Wayne andwrote a review for our local NPR affiliate, WBOI. Based on hundreds of responses on Twitter and Facebook, I set about to try more wings than I care to admit. Based on that experience and other wing-eating excursions since, I have compiled this list of Fort Wayne's Best Wings…

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