Spotlight on the Silver Dipper

Spotlight on the Silver Dipper

We found this picture on their Facebook page! Click here to view it. Allow us to formally introduce you to our friends at the Silver Dipper. You’ve actually probably already heard of them because they’re a crowd favorite here in Greater Lafayette, IN. With two locations, the Silver Dipper really is just your friendly neighborhood ice cream shop. Whether you’re answering a late night ice cream craving or looking for somewhere to hit up with the team after a baseball game, Silver Dipper‘s got you covered! About Silver Dipper According to their website: “Silver Dipper began its journey in 2001 when the Carlson family opened the first location on Sagamore Parkway. A couple of years later they began serving their signature Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream from Madison, Wisconsin at a second location on the Levee. Since opening 18 years ago, our goal has remained the same – to provide our customers with a great product, friendly service, and a welcoming environment.” Some of our favorite flavors include (but are certainly not limited to) Zanzibar Chocolate Ice Cream, Coconut Almond Chip, and Fat Elvis. Click here to view an entire list of flavors. The Silver Dipper also makes cakes! We recommend you check them out for that resource! Click here to view the flavor combinations available. The Silver Dipper also delivers through GrubHub and DoorDash. What a time to be alive! Ice cream delivered to your door. On the Mini Monster: “Mini-Scoop Samplers are a great way to try of our delicious flavors. Can’t decide on just one amazing flavors? Why not try them all! Stop on in today and...
9 Fun Christmas Events in Greater Lafayette, IN

9 Fun Christmas Events in Greater Lafayette, IN

Christmas ’rounding the corner makes for some serious activity in the Greater Lafayette, IN area. Keep reading for all the need-to-know details! Click here to view an extensive list of light displays in and around Greater Lafayette, IN! This is always fun for the entire family!An additional light display called the “Festival of Lights” is available Turkey Run State Park and Shades State Park. Click here to view more information on that! The remaining dates for this are December 14 – 16, 21, and 22. from 6:00 – 9:00 P.M. $5 per car!The Living Nativity at Faith Church is a sweet way to celebrate Jesus’ birth! Click here for more information on it.Christmas at the Zoo (Indianapolis, IN): This is about an hour away, but it’s super fun for the kids! The Zoo decks its halls with lights upon lights! There’s a penguin exhibit! Santa’s Study is a must see. Make cookies with Mrs. Claus! Seriously, it’s a cool time.“Jolly Days Winter Wonderland” is this year’s theme for Christmas at the Children’s Museum (Indianapolis, IN). This exhibit includes opportunities to build your own snow globes, “ice skate” in your socks and ice fish! According to Forbes Magazine, the Indianapolis Children’s Museum is one of the best in the United States. Check it out to see why! Scarf and Cookie Exchange (City of God Church; Lafayette, IN) December 18th from 7:00 – 9:30 P.M. “Come for an evening of Christmas cheer and fun with friends! Bring around 3 dozen cookies, a container to bring new cookies home in and a new scarf to exchange!”Haan Museum (Lafayette, IN): This historic Lafayette, IN home...
Planning Your Pumpkin Carving Party

Planning Your Pumpkin Carving Party

We look for any and every excuse to get together and have fun! Life is about the small moments. As you know, Fall is all pumpkin spice and everything nice. If you can’t beat them, join ’em. Let’s get this party started!   Finding a Pumpkin There are many places throughout Lafayette, IN to get a pumpkin. Check out your local Aldi, Target, Walmart, Fresh Thyme, or Payless! There are many small business options out there too. Here’s a small list: Exploration Acres (Lafayette, IN) Dull’s Christmas Tree Farm and Pumpkin Patch (Thorntown, IN) Phil’s U-Pick Apple Orchard (Huntington, IN) Congress Street United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch   Supplies to Remember Once you’ve got your pumpkin, you’ll need to decide where to throw your party. You’ll need to account for a large working space, serving your guests. Long, farmhouse tables are perfect for this, but don’t shy away from using the floor. Your guests may feel more comfortable there anyway! If you’re the host, there are a few things to collect before the party. Pumpkin carving kits plastic table clothes or large tarps bowls to dispose of pumpkin insides tea candles pens, pencils, or sharpie markers stencils   Snacks, Snacks, Snacks Last, but not least, a pumpkin carving party needs something warm to sip on or gooey to eat. Don’t be shy- get in with some pumpkin spice snacks too! Warm apple cider, mulled wine, hot cocoa or tea, and coffee should treat everyone at your party. Here are a few ideas for pumpkin or apple flavored snacks: Pumpkin Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting Apple Crisp with Oats Apple Dumplings Pumpkin Cheesecake...
Spotlight on Bliss Salon and Spa

Spotlight on Bliss Salon and Spa

Bliss (n): perfect happiness; great joy. Bliss Salon and Spa serves the Lafayette, IN area in all things beauty, and they’ve done so for 13 years now. Here’s their mission statement: “Knowing our guests as individuals & tailoring our services to compliment their needs so they may experience the reality of ‘Bliss’.” What more could you ask for in a salon/spa? Every person is different, and it’s important to have a team around you that knows how to cater to that! Bliss Salon and Spa delivers pampering and upkeep in all areas: nails, hair, waxing, skin care, massages, make up, and more. Full day spa experiences are also on the docket. Click here to view a price list for the salon, the spa, and full day packages! Bliss Salon and Spa is unique to the Lafayette, IN area. Owners, Aaron and Bethany Tyrrell, along with 4 other stylists, an Esthetician, and 3 people that work the desk as salon coordinators that make up the salon team. Each team member has a specific role that they specialize in. Therefore, you will experience every area to it’s fullest extent. Click here to view more about the team. The up-to-date, Modern decor style is captivating but comfortable. Everything selected- from the vanities to the pedicure foot bowls- are thoughtful, functional choices. The building is conveniently located off main roads, which provides as much serenity as possible in a city. It’s two story: salon upstairs and spa downstairs. With the right people and the right atmosphere, the time spent beautifying yourself flies. Bliss Salon and Spa provides daily personal appointments, but they’re also available...
Lafayette Area Sweet Treat Specials

Lafayette Area Sweet Treat Specials

  The bakeries and candy shops in Lafayette, IN are a novelty, and we are proud to show them off. For Valentine’s Day, we broke down all you need to know about bakeries in Lafayette, IN. Please click here to view that article.   Sweet Revolution Bakery (Lafayette, IN) Nothing Bundt Cake (West Lafayette, IN): Nothing Bundt Cake is delish!  If you’re looking for something more bite size, they’re also serving small, personal cakes with flowers on top. These cakes are very moist with the perfect cake to frosting ratio. Gluten free options are available!   For up-to-date information on YOUR Indiana area neighborhood or a FREE Seller Consultation – call The Romanski Group at (765) 293.9100.  Using an experienced team is the way to get your home ‪SOLD‬! You deserve the BEST Realtor in the Lafayette Indiana area! Learn more about our Guaranteed Home Sale...
Spotlight on Azzip Pizza

Spotlight on Azzip Pizza

Opening this weekend is a new, trendy, fast casual style of pizzeria- Azzip Pizza. For less than $8 you can build your own personal 11″ pizza with one sauce choice, one meat choice, and unlimited veggies. Yes, please! We have a similar restaurant in West Lafayette called Lotsa Pizza, but Azzip Pizza is personal to us here in the Lafayette, IN area. The owner is a graduate from Purdue University. He won Burton D. Morgan Business Plan Competition before he graduated in 2012 for this fast casual pizza experience. This award granted him $20,000 to start his own business. He did just that in his hometown of Evansville, IN, and now has many locations springing out from there. So, we are excited to welcome him back to Lafayette and to reap the benefits of that award. Azzip Pizza offers food for any type of diet. Not only can you build each pizza to your own personal perfection, but they have a gluten free crust, salad options, and homemade cookies for $.50 each. Click here to view the entire menu! Each month they come out with a unique “pizza of the month” with creative flavor combinations to help you think outside your usual box. At their grand opening, this Sunday April 8th, Azzip Pizza is offering a free pizza day. Come in anytime between 11:00 A.M. and 9:00 P.M. to try out what they have to offer.   Hours, Location, and Reviews 11:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M. Sunday through Thursday 11:00 A.M. – 10:00 P.M. Friday and Saturday 105 Farabee Dr S suite b, Lafayette, IN 47905 Azzip Pizza is...