Author: Kate Amos

‘Dial “M” for Murder’ at the Indiana Repertory Theatre

The husband and I finally got a date night! The Indiana Repertory Theatre (IRT) is one of our favorite evenings out anytime we have the pleasure of tickets and a sitter, and Alfred Hitchcock’s 1950’s crime thriller re-imagined doesn’t disappoint. The final show of the IRT’s 45th season, Dial M for Murder is a murder mystery with a twist (or 5), some laughs, a beautiful set,  and talented acting that regulars have come to expect. The show runs through May 21 and tickets start at just $25. Buy your tickets online!  ...

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ACE Preparatory Academy in Indy

ACE Preparatory Academy Charter School (ACE Prep) is a public elementary school in the heart of Midtown Indianapolis. They are now accepting new K-2 students for the 2017-18 school year! ACE Prep, which stands for Academics, Character, and Excellence, is a tuition free school which will eventually be K-5. The ACE Prep mission states: Through rigorous academics, positive character development, and excellence in everything we do, ACE Preparatory Academy Charter School educates all Kindergarten through Grade 5 students for school success and lives of opportunity. So, what makes ACE Prep and its claims of greatnessdifferent from other schools? Although...

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Time 2 Play Game Room (T2P)

The best thing about Time 2 Play Game Room (T2P) is the flat price to play all you want! Well, maybe the best thing is the combination of classic games like ping pong and pool combined with more unusual varieties like a round 4-player elimination air hockey game. Actually, the best thing about T2P is probably the owners, Richard and Angelia Bartlett who readily strike up a conversation and hop in to play games with the guests. Well, I can’t decide… so what you need to know is that there’s a new game room on the south side and...

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Mother’s Day Without Kids

It’s almost Mother’s Day, a day for hand-made cards and brunch with the family. If you’re like me, what you’d really like after that brunch is a little time without those sweet, sticky, oh-so-lovely little beings that make you a mother. So get a sitter or grab a girlfriend and take some time for yourself. You deserve it! Day Out at the Not-Children’s Museum Spend the day immersed in something that interests you and visit a museum. Check out the Dogs: Faithful and True exhibit at the Eiteljorg Museum or visit the Indiana State Museum to learn about natural...

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Large Group Play Date Play Spots in Indy

Have a BIG group play date coming up in Indianapolis? Wondering where everyone can get together with all those kiddos of all different ages? No matter your scene, we’ve got you covered. Try an Indoor Play Area One great play date spot for large groups are the indoor parks. They are free, enclosed, can accommodate large groups, and are suitable for most ages. Many offer spots to eat a picnic lunch as well, and because the kids can’t wander too far the adults might even get to chat! Check out our list of Five Free Indoor Playgrounds and the newest one...

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