Align Your Chakra in NWI on International Yoga Day

For International Yoga Day, people around the world are all set to take out their yoga mats and start exercising. This is a relatively new holiday, but yoga itself is an ancient art that refreshes the mind and soothes the soul. The date of June 21 was chosen as it is the Summer Solstice, the day where there is the most sun out of every other day of the year. Here are some yoga events going on in the South Shore on June 21 and throughout the year to check out…

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Maple Syrup Time in Northwest Indiana

Every March, maple trees in the South Shore awaken with the warmer days of springtime and the sap begins to flow. Several parks in Northwest Indiana take part in this special time of year to show us all the sweet treats that the maple trees give us. Head to one of these local parks in Northwest Indiana to learn more about the history and process of Maple Syrup…

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Getting Creative at Art Barn's Art Blitz

My teenage daughter, Jules and I both enjoy entertaining our artistic sides every once in a while, though she draws a lot more than I do at this point in my life. So this past September weekend we decided to visit Art Barn School of Art in Valparaiso for their annual Art Blitz. It was the first time I’ve had a chance to visit the school and I’m so glad we went…

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South Shore Rocks! - Summer Concerts in Northwest Indiana

Summer is here and concerts are back along Lake Michigan's South Shore! From county and jazz to rock and blues, you'll find music at local festivals, wineries, farmers' markets and more. We’ve put together a list of some of the great music you’ll hear this summer in Northwest Indiana. For even more entertainment, head to our music events pagehere.  …

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