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October 01, 2013

Coping with Divorce

Helping kids and parents through the process

Families can be hard work. And sometimes, no matter how much they love one another and how hard they work, things just don't turn out as planned. Andrea Carson, 33, never pictured herself as a divorced, single mom, yet two years ago that was a decision that she found herself making....more»
September 01, 2013

Birthday Party Fun

Five "outside the box" ideas for your next celebration

Celebrating your kids' milestones is one of the best parts of being a parent. While backyard birthday parties are awesome, sometimes it's nice to allow someone else to do the hosting – and maybe some of the planning and cooking too! Below you'll find a roundup of a few fabulous birthday party spots in the Indianapolis area....more»
July 01, 2012

Double Up On Birthday Fun

Pair parties for more fun and less work

For a double-scoop of fun at your child's next birthday, why not host a dual party? Combined parties for siblings, cousins, or friends with close birthdays are a growing trend, says Marnie Ann Pacino, author and illustrator of Cool Party, Mom! The Other Three Words Every Mother Loves to Hear....more»
July 01, 2012

Wildlife Takes the Gold for True Olympic Feats

Olympic fever has taken hold of the world. We're all cheering for our favorite athletes. While human Olympians have amazing physical abilities, for wild animals strength, speed, agility and endurance mean more than just medals, they are a matter of survival. Here are some animal Olympians with gold medal-worthy abilities....more»
May 01, 2012

May Fun in Indy

Enjoy events, festivals and family fun downtown

May events, festivals and family fun Downtown: Indy's Child guest article: Ask anyone and they will tell you that nothing says Indianapolis like racing....more»
May 01, 2012

Summer Bucket List

10 things to do in Indy before age 12

Get Carside Service at Mug 'n Bun Drive-In Pull in to a parking space at this 1950s-style drive-in and show the kids a glimpse of the golden days....more»
April 01, 2012

Hoosier Getaways

Family day trips around Indiana

There are many resources that lie hidden within this great Hoosier state filled with a variety of excitement, enjoyment and family fun. With spring almost here and summer following close behind, now is the best time to create a discovery map for a day trip to some of Indiana's most exciting points of interest....more»
March 01, 2012

Spring Break Staycations in Indy

Plan a local getaway

Forget the overplanned, overpriced and overly stressful traditional vacations and enjoy a staycation this spring break....more»
February 01, 2012

Date Night on a Dime (or Two)

Cheap is chic this Valentine's Day

If your love is big but your wallet thin take heart in knowing that cheap is chic this February. Consider these Cupid-approved ideas for dates on a dime....more»
February 01, 2012

Celebrate the Super Bowl All Around Indy

A look through of all the happenings

The Super Bowl Village will be a free attraction sitting alongside a three-block stretch of Georgia Street between Bankers Life Fieldhouse and the Indiana Convention Center....more»
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