Author: Katy Mann

View the Circle of Lights and Downtown from High Above

We love visiting the Observation Deck at the City County Building. It’s a fantastic view of the city, it’s something special for the kids, the elevator ride is fun and it’s FREE! Every year for the holidays, the Observation Deck is kept open until 10pm on on a few special nights so that you can take in the sights of Monument Circle from high above. It’s a great view friends! City County Building, 200 E Washington Street, Indianapolis Enter the front and go to the elevators. Visit Friday, November 24th for Circle of Lights WITH Fireworks & Saturday, November 25th....

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Top Picks from Oprah’s Favorite Things List

I’ve been obsessed with Oprah’s “Favorite Things” list ever since she gave away cars to everyone. I can just imagine being in that audience. There’s no car on this year’s list but I’ve checked it twice and selected my favorite items from HER list of favorite things. This article contains affiliate links. Vera Bradley Crossbody We agree with Oprah on this one! There’s a Vera item for everyone on your list! Corkcicle 12 oz Triple-Insulated Tumbler (Perfect for Coffee – Cocktails – Tea) This might be the vessel I’ve been looking for. My kids have spill proof cups and...

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The 11 Men of Christmas | Two Great Shows This Season

Looking for a fun holiday show or the perfect tickets to give as a gift? We have two ideas for you! The TEN Tenors + Chris Mann, the eleven men of Christmas! These tickets are perfect for gifting or the exact present you want to give yourself! Come Home for the Holidays with The TEN Tenors….With a generous mix of festive favorites and modern holidays hits, The TEN Tenors will walk you through a musical winter wonderland that truly captures the essence of the Holidays for the whole family, as well as many of the rock and classic songs...

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Federal Hill Commons Ice Plaza Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

Where can you go ice skating in Indianapolis? We know and we’re so excited to add a second Hamilton County outdoor ice rink to our list of family ice skating hot spots. Federal Hill Commons, one of the newest urban parks in Indiana made quite the splash this summer with a fantastic schedule of amazing family friendly experiences. Now you can go ice skating in their outdoor Ice Plaza. The Ice Plaza will be open daily (except Christmas Day) beginning on November 24th and ending on January 8th. This temporary ice rink helps with the goal of providing outdoor...

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How to Love Family Dinners Again

I haven’t been quiet about the love I’ve found for Dream Dinners. My friends, my sister in law, my mother in law and even my daughter’s classmates parents have all joined in the fun for the past few months and signed up for their own sessions. Dream Dinners is a kitchen that’s set up for you to assemble meals for your family. You sign up, select your menu items and show up to put together your meals in a 60-90 minute session. This article is sponsored by Dream Dinners. Spend Less Time Shopping, Chopping and Cleaning I’ve been attending...

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