Category Archives: Visit Indiana

Birding Festival 2021

     Celebrate the migration of birdlife through the Indiana Dunes region this May 13th – May 16th 2021 at the annual Indiana Dunes Birding Festival.        Start making plans for a return to #dunesbirding with the Indiana Dunes Birding Festival, May 13-16, 2021. The 2021 event will be a hybrid/virtual event, with both in-person…

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Reasons Why Your Asphalt Driveway Is Cracking

Reasons Why Your Asphalt Driveway Is Cracking

If you’re noticing a bunch of deep, unsightly cracks in your driveway, you might be wondering why. There can be more than one reason for these imperfections in your pavement. It could be one central issue or a combination of many. Different types of cracks form for different reasons, but there are some more general…

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Why You Should Clean Your Windows Before Winter

Why You Should Clean Your Windows Before Winter

Window cleaning is typically a task most homeowners save for the spring and summer, but cleaning before the snowy season can be beneficial. Here are a few reasons why you should clean your windows before winter.    A Clean Slate   Anyone in the Midwest knows winter means a lot of ice, snow, and salt. Ice and…

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Winter Is Coming: How To Prepare Your Car for Snow

Winter Is Coming: How To Prepare Your Car for Snow

If there is a part of the country that knows winter, it’s this one. We don’t complain about our cold, snowy winters. We use them as bragging rights. (And after the polar vortex of 2018, can you blame us?) But just because we are used to the snow doesn’t mean that we are always quite…

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Shirley Heinze Fall Bird Count

Shirley Heinze Land Trust Bird Count with Indiana Audubon Society Brad Bumgardner at Walner Nature Preserve in Chesterton By Terry Bonace       A  group of skilled birders spread out to visit sixteen Shirley Heinze Land Trust nature preserves throughout Northwest Indiana. From Lake County to St. Joseph County, they were out looking for…

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Car Repairs You Should Not Try To Do Yourself

Car Repairs You Should Not Try To Do Yourself

Many people choose to forgo a professional mechanic and repair their vehicle themselves. Doing so often provides a sense of accomplishment and can help save a substantial amount of money on labor costs. However, DIY repairs aren’t always the best choice and can sometimes worsen the vehicle damage or result in personal injury. Unless you…

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Starting Fresh: The Steps To Planning a Home Remodel

Starting Fresh: The Steps To Planning a Home Remodel

As a homeowner, the prospect of starting to remodel your home can be a very exciting idea. It can also be an idea that brings a lot of anxiety and stress if you’re not sure how to go about it. Home remodels are big projects, and there are many things that need to go right…

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How To Break Into Professional Motorcycle Racing

How To Break Into Professional Motorcycle Racing

Riding a motorcycle is an experience like no other, except maybe racing one. If you are interested in starting a career in motorcycle racing, look no further. Here is how to break into professional motorcycle racing. Find a Local Track The first thing to do is find a racing track local to where you are.…

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4 Fun Tourist Destinations in Northwest Indiana

4 Fun Tourist Destinations in Northwest Indiana

Taking a trip this year is difficult with the necessary COVID-19 precautions, but there are ways for you to still get away. Whether you’re a Midwesterner looking to stay local or from farther away, northwest Indiana is a prime spot for outdoor fun. Peruse these four fun tourist destinations in northwest Indiana as you plan…

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Bored? Try Goat Walking with the Family

Owners at Creme De La Crop Farm in Valparaiso found themselves without the time to take their goats walking, which is a much needed activity for the health and well-being of the goats. So, they came up with a method to have family volunteers walk the goats – which has turned out to be a…

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