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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Paczki in the Region | Celebrate Fat Tuesday

Header photo from Marilyn's Bakery Get your paczki for Fat Tuesday - March 1, 2022! Paczki, pronounced “poonch-key,” are beloved fried pastries filled with jelly or cream, sprinkled with powdered sugar, and a Polish tradition. These pastries are tremendously popular in Northwest Indiana as we have one of the largest Polish American populations…

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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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