Spring Guide to the Indianapolis Theatre Scene
It's probably not too late to get tickets to a show this week at one of the many fine Indianapolis area theatres. But if you like to plan ahead, we have your spring guide to the stage covered right here.
What's hot in Indy? Check out the schedule ...
Posted by Paula Henry on February 26, 2015 in Indianapolis Things to Do
How to Pick the Perfect Wedding Venue
Here at Home to Indy, we work with a lot of newly-engaged couples looking to purchase their first home. It's such an exciting time in their lives, and we love being part of it!
If wedding bells are in your near future, you’re likely ...
Posted by Paula Henry on February 19, 2015 in Home and Family
The Amateur Photographer's Guide to Beautiful Indianapolis
Here at Home to Indy, we're proud of our city. We love living here, and we love showing it off to visitors (who might potentially move here). While people are here touring, we'll often get asked where they should go to visit - or take pictures. ...
Posted by Paula Henry on February 5, 2015 in Indy Photo Spot
From Here to There: Uber, Lyft or Cab?
You need to get from Point A to Point B, but you don't have a vehicle. In the past, the obvious choice would be to call a cab. But recent apps like Uber and Lyft are giving cabs a run for their money. With so many options, which is best? Let's ...
Posted by Paula Henry on January 20, 2015 in Local Indy
Groceries Delivered to Your Door? Yes Please!
I can remember a time in my life when I loved to grocery shop. But that time was a little long while ago, during my first and second year of college, and it looked a little like this; Being single and young, with a bit of money and a bit of time, I ...
Posted by Paula Henry on December 9, 2014 in Local Indy
For the Shopper: Indianapolis Must Haves on Etsy
If you're not familiar with Etsy, you're missing out! It's a great place to purchase handmade and vintage products from around the world. We could literally spend hours browsing all of the unique treasures you'll find there. If you haven't ever ...
Posted by Paula Henry on December 4, 2014 in Local Indy
4 Fun Things to Do in Indianapolis You Might Not Know About
We love Indianapolis for so many reasons: We have great sports teams, wonderful parks, delicious local restaurants, and wonderful attractions. But there's so much more to this amazing city than you might be aware of.
For example, did you know ...
Posted by Paula Henry on November 20, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Hello, Chickens: A Guide to the Basics
Once upon a time, farming was, at some level, the source of food and livelihood for each family. That’s not the case now, of course, but somewhere between growing some herbs and tomatoes on your back porch, and “Honey, it’s time ...
Posted by Paula Henry on November 11, 2014 in Homeowners
Best Locations to Take Photos in the Indianapolis Area
Indianapolis is a obviously a beautiful city, and it happens to be photogenic. So there are TONS of great places to take pictures here. Whether you are looking for a place to take the family to snap some shots yourselves - or you're wanting to work ...
Posted by Paula Henry on October 9, 2014 in Indy Photo Spot
All the Buzz: Beekeeping Basics
Sustainable, eco-friendly and useful gardens are trending these days. Fruit shrubs and trees, herb and vegetable gardens, compost piles, bees, chickens and goats all produce something and earn their keep in exchange for their little piece of your ...
Posted by Paula Henry on September 30, 2014 in Homeowners
On Par: 7 Great Indy Golf Courses
Indianapolis is a sports city. We have our Pacers and our Colts and our checkered flags, so it’s no surprise that our golf scene is really quite respectable.
Arnold Palmer once said, "Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated; it ...
Posted by Paula Henry on September 23, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Fun, Scary, and Haunted: Fall Activities in Indianapolis
Fall is one of our favorite times here at Home to Indy! The leaves are changing; the weather is getting cooler; the Colts are back in season; the Pumpkin Spice Latte is back at Starbucks... what's not to love?
If you're new to the Indianapolis ...
Posted by Paula Henry on September 21, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
[Quiz] Which Indianapolis community is right for you?
What Indianapolis community is right for you? With so many amazing areas to choose from, how do you know where you would fit in best?
Find out by clicking below and taking our quiz. (Are your pencils ready?)
What were your results? Were ...
Posted by Paula Henry on August 24, 2014 in Buyer Resources
Whipping up Some Goodness: Cooking Classes in Indianapolis
The long summer months are great time work on your hobbies; and what better way than classes and what better skill than cooking? There are no shortage of places to get cooking lessons around the city, be they refresher courses or specialized ...
Posted by Paula Henry on August 19, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Our Favorite Indy-Centric Pinterest Boards
Pinterest is all the craze. If it's not a social media platform you've dug into, we highly recommend it with all its home ideas. You can spend hours browsing through upcycling or recycling, bathrooms or bedrooms, decorating or organizing. Pinterest ...
Posted by Paula Henry on August 17, 2014 in Local Indy
What You Need to Know About the Simon Skjodt International Orangutan Center
The Indianapolis Zoo is one of the highlights of our fair city and one of the first attractions we recommend to families new to the area. The zoo has a convenient downtown location, beautiful grounds, tons of interesting animals, and a ...
Posted by Paula Henry on August 10, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
7 Places to Catch Live Music in Indianapolis
It's a Friday night in Indianapolis, and you feel like listening to some tunes. Do you:
a) Listen to Pandora on your phone
b) Go buy a guitar and try to figure out how to play
c) Head out on the town for some live music
While all three are ...
Posted by Paula Henry on July 27, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
[QUIZ] How Well Do You Know Indy?
Have you lived here all your life or did you move Indianapolis recently? How well do you know our great city?
Indianapolis is home to lots of culture, sports, nature, and amazing food. It's a great place to live!
Take our "How Well Do You Know ...
Posted by Paula Henry on June 14, 2014 in Local Indy
Best Local Brunch Spots
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, or so they say. And they (whoever they are) happen to be right. However, in our fast-paced world, all too often we find ourselves too busy to sit down for a well-balanced, healthy breakfast to start ...
Posted by Paula Henry on June 8, 2014 in Local Indy
Indy Sports Scene: Who are the Indy Eleven?
You might be familiar with the phrase Big 10 when it comes to sports. But have you heard of the Indy Eleven?
If not, we think it's time you meet Indy's newest sports team that began in 2013: the Indy Eleven. Though they just started competing in ...
Posted by Paula Henry on May 25, 2014 in Local Indy