Family Fun

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory a downtown Fort Wayne Oasis!

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The Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory is in the heart of Fort Wayne. For some reason I expected this to be outside of town and we were delighted to find it nestled into the midst of the lovely backdrop of the city with a heartbreaking beautiful church across the street.  I traveled to Fort Wayne on this […]

Divvy, a great dining place to Divvy it Up!

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The setting of Divvy’s already had me precluded to like it.  Located in the town of Carmel, Indiana which is a mix of urban and small town charm Divvy’s is part of an upscale neighborhood. Divvy’s restaurant has clean cool lines, is near statue lined streets, and offers a huge open air seating area topped off with a […]

Le Sueur Swap Meet, Unexpected finds every time!

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This was the 40th year for the Le Sueur Swap Meet. I have been a couple times and I am always surprised by what you find.  This is a show that we never know if we will be attending or not, it just depends on the fieldwork. This year it worked out so we headed […]

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National Tell a Story Day, travel induced!

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There is something about being in a car that is like being in a confessional.  Stories and confidences roll off the tongue and with today being National Tell a Story Day, it made sense to share a family tall tale. My tall tale begins like many. Once upon a time, family was out hunting when […]

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The Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collections, a magical place!

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I enjoy the farm toy hobby and after a visit to the Museum of Miniatures and Other Collectibles Inc. I have a whole new appreciation for the hobbyists that create these marvels.  I traveled with my mom, Lori Disque to Carmel, Indiana as part of a hosted trip to Hamilton County.  Elaine Mancini, Executive Director of […]

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