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Up, Down and All Around: Baltimore's Port Discovery

Most museums don’t have multi-floor climbing structures running up their middle. Then again, most museums aren’t designed for patrons under 10 years old. But Port Discovery… 719 more words


Girl Scout Recognized by The Children's Museum in Indianapolis

After noticing a need for clothing at a local food pantry, Madison Fanta, of Saint John, IN, decided to do something about it. At age 9, she started donating her own clothing to the pantry to help other children. 367 more words

Girl Scouts

October Column Michiana House & Home Magazine: A Scary Good Time

        It arrived in the mailbox every October like clockwork: the monthly newsletter from my bank’s “Kid’s Club” bearing a coupon for one free admission to the local haunted house. 494 more words

MHH Column

Museum Visits in Costa Rica

The Jade Museum

Our group took a trip down to the Jade Museum in San Jose, Costa Rica. This interesting museum exhibits the production of Jade tools and artwork made in pre-columbian Costa Rica. 505 more words

High School Study Abroad

A Spooktacular Halloween at Seattle Center

No doubt about it, Seattle is a fantastic place for families at Halloween. The 74-acre, pedestrian-friendly Seattle Center (built for the 1962 World’s Fair) is a flurry of free Halloween activities, all steps away from one another. 348 more words


My Favorite Visitor!

This weekend my absolute most favorite house guest came to see us. My sweet (and quirky, hilarious, sometimes clamy) cousin, Stef. Our Cali girl.

She flew in on Friday and I sadly dropped her at the airport this morning. 428 more words


Sleepless Night

I’m embarrassed to tell you that the past 48 hours have been kind of a blur. No, I’m not embarrassed to tell you this for justifiable reasons such as I’ve been overcome by alcohol. 554 more words