Category Archives: Culture

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A farewell to 121 E. Ohio St. and downtown Indy

Categories: Building, Community, Culture, Indianapolis, Renting, Zionsville

As many of you know, my husband AJ and I lost our home to a devastating fire two years ago. Although we finally moved into our newly completed home in Zionsville recently, it was very bittersweet to say goodbye to the home...

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Enjoy Indianapolis’ June events, festivals and fun!

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

The month of June in Indianapolis has its own delights. As summer takes hold, the festivals, cultural standbys and sporting events are plentiful, and plenty fun! This list we compiled reflects just a fraction of all the things...

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Celebrate May with Indianapolis 500 events and more!

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

May in Indy… it’s hard to resist. As the sun shines down its springy warmth, the city becomes festooned with not only new flora, but black and white checkerboards as well. Drive through a neighborhood or two—we...

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Looking for things to do in Indianapolis? Check our list of October festivals

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

Looking for things to do in Indianapolis? Well, never fear! October brings with it a diverse array of fun and festivals, whether you are into history, art, culture or just food and drink! Watch for an upcoming blog that details...

Enjoy Indianapolis fall festivals this September!

Fill your calendar with Indianapolis fall festivals and events!

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

We love this time of year for many reasons (changing leaves, crisp air, pumpkin spice everything), but mostly because it brings with it a wide variety of Indianapolis fall festivals and events! Here are some of the Indy-area...

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One-tank getaway: Story, Indiana

Categories: Culture, Kristie Fun

As you cruise west along Indiana State Road 135, taking in the rolling hills of Brown County and the occasional farm house, you suddenly seemingly cross an invisible line that jumps you back in time to the mid-1800s. You’ve...

Happy-Easter-2014

Easter brunch, baskets and gratitudes

Categories: Culture, Generosity, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun

This year my husband and I will be staying in Indianapolis for Easter. Not sure if we will make a yummy brunch or venture out to one of the amazing restaurant brunch choices around town. For those of you who are all-in with...

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Six ways to make Indianapolis moving easier for your kids

Categories: Buying, Culture, Selling, Strategy

We’re moving. Not far. Just a couple miles up the road…but for kids, a move is a move. It doesn’t matter if it’s two miles or 2000 miles. Moving’s isn’t easy on kids. They don’t/can’t...

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Digital Detox

Categories: Culture

HOW TO TAKE A BREAK FROM TECHNOLOGY In this technology-focused world, it’s hard to unplug from digital devices. And sure, modern inventions like smartphones and tablets exist to make your life more convenient and to entertain...

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Do you LOVE Your Friends?

Categories: Community, Culture

Appreciate the Friendships You Have and Consider Those You Might Need   People with rich social circles are said to live longer, have less stress in their lives, and be happier and more self-confident than individuals...

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3 Things to Know before You Move to Indy

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis

Even after living in Indiana for nearly two decades and selling real estate all over central Indiana, I still learn new things about our state daily. For example, when someone tells me that they are from Peru or Mexico, they...

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Indianapolis 2014 Outdoor Summer Concerts

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun

Outdoor concerts top our favorite summer things in Indianapolis. We are so fortunate to have two amazing outdoor venues that draw in today’s hottest acts and the classic ones, too. Here’ the line up of outdoor...

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How to Find a Nanny in Indianapolis

Categories: Community, Culture, Tid Bits

One of the top questions our Indy Homes Team is asked by families relocating to Indianapolis is about how to find quality childcare—in-home or a daycare center. Each family’s childcare needs varies greatly from another...

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What Do Craft Beer and Real Estate Have in Common?

Categories: Community, Culture, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun, Our Team, Real Estate

Just over a year ago, I had a single conversation (over a couple of beers) that altered my seemingly predictable future. Who would have guessed that today I would be passing out business cards for Indy’s newest craft...

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Indianapolis Cavemen Diet: How to Eat Paleo in Indy

Categories: Community, Culture, Health, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun

Each year, new diets and health plans emerge as hot topics—some may call them fads. However, the Paleo Diet that Indianapolis homes are adopting is backed by a long history. Popularizing of the Paleo Diet dates back to...

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Going Mobile in Indianapolis: What cell phone provider is best?

Categories: Community, Culture, Kristie Fun, Strategy, Tid Bits

“What cell phone provider is best in Indianapolis?” This is a question our team is asked often from clients relocating to Indy. Choosing a cell phone provider can be a tough decision especially since every...

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Indianapolis Colts 2013 Football Season

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun

Football season is just around the corner and our Indianapolis Colts are back! Colts fans are excited for this upcoming season. With new players and new play strategy, the Colts are planning to go all-the-way for the championship...

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August 2013 Events in Indianapolis

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun

August in Indy is loaded with the hottest events that can help end your summer with a bang! Make memories galore by attending some of the best events that this fine city has to offer. First on our recommendation list is...

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Indianapolis 2013 July Summer Concerts

Categories: Community, Culture, Events, Indianapolis, Kristie Fun

Summer is a fun time to be a music lover in central Indiana. Whether you enjoy the quaint music venue where you can get up-close-and-personal with the artists, a 50,000 seat arena with screaming fans, or if the outdoor concert...

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CNN ranks Carmel, Indiana top US small city to live

Categories: Community, Culture, Indianapolis, Schools

Great job, Carmel! CNN’s Money magazine recently listed Carmel, Ind., the best small city to live in the U.S.! Now the rest of the country knows what we in Central Indiana have known for some time. Even though I don’t...