It just happens to be the mecca of child fun. Infact, Nick Jr. Family Magazine selected Columbus, Indiana as one of the ten most playful towns in America, for the quality of its park system, unique architecture and its cultural offerings for kids.
Columbus, Indiana is ranked 6th in the nation for architectural innovation and design by the American Institute of Architects
Smithsonian Magazine called Columbus a "veritable museum of modern architecture."
In the November/December 2008 edition of National Geographic Traveler, Columbus Indiana (city of 40,000 residents) is ranked 11th out of 109 historic destinations worldwide by National Geographic Society's Center for Sustainable Destinations. Columbus scored 78 points in the annual survey, placing it 11th on the list, higher than any other U.S. destination. Read about it here.
Needless to say, you should Definitely visit us!
A sampling of what we see every day:
This is our courthouse. Almost makes me want to go to court. . . almost.
This is our bridge (Noah has to go under it every day on his way to work)
We're all getting pretty sick of seeing these red birds EVERYWHERE
On a sad note, Alex has strep throat. Pardon me while I get back to being a mom. I'll post more tomorrow, maybe I'll even include a video with Oliver's new trick...
P.S. Gabby started school. Are you just aching to know if she likes it?
To be continued.
(Could there be a bigger cliff hanger?)