10 recreation centers to visit to beat the heat
Jun01

10 recreation centers to visit to beat the heat

Let’s face it, Utah summers are HOT and sometimes you just have to escape the outdoors. Check out our list of 10 local places you can head to when you need to beat the heat.    1. Classic  Fun Center This place has everything you and your tots could dream up- skating, bounce houses, laser tag, arcade, skating and most importantly, air conditioning. 867 N Angel St, Layton, UT 84041 https://classicfuncenter.com/layton...

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Indie Ogden Review: Cine Pointe 6–Family Fun, Budget-style
Jan16

Indie Ogden Review: Cine Pointe 6–Family Fun, Budget-style

Have you ever been dying to get out of the house and see a movie, then checked your wallet and decided the plan was a no go? An evening movie, plus reasonable snacks (shared popcorn & drinks for all) runs my family of six close to $100! Even at a matinée price of $6.75, movie dates for us all were few and far between. Then came the Cine Pointe 6. Located just East  of Wall in 12th street (151 E 12th street, to be exact), the Cine...

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Outdoor adventure: Tubing Weber river
Aug23

Outdoor adventure: Tubing Weber river

We’ve tubed this river many times, but the route we took was probably not the best, as sometimes you have to run across the railroad bridge.  It was scary and definitely not recommended.  Luckily, my husband found a route, which was taken more often, was longer, and much more exciting.  Plus, you didn’t have to walk across a railroad bridge. Items needed for an ever so fun tubing experience: Tubes – You may choose...

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Northern Utah summer bucket list!
May30

Northern Utah summer bucket list!

My name is Claire and I’m majoring in Biology Composite Teaching at Weber State. I also have two daughters, ages four and one. This summer I’m off from school after having gone the last three semesters in a row, so we’re planning on taking full advantage of it. In an effort to make the best of this summer, I (along with help from my four year old) have created a summer bucket list. These are the things we absolutely...

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The Booker family: Angels are made of 47 pieces
Mar12

The Booker family: Angels are made of 47 pieces

Recently an email popped up in indie Ogden’s inbox and it was such a heartfelt story that we couldn’t resist helping out. The email told us of a local Utah family struggling to make their dreams come true. They did not want a new house or a new car or any other material luxuries, all this family wanted was to give a child a home.  The Booker family is one that has inspired me in many ways; their strength through all of...

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