Wow! We provided quite a list in our recent podcast episode on so many local places – and people –  that you will enjoy checking out, for gift ideas for family, friends – or yourself!


Click on each photo for website or Facebook page to see scrumptious photos of all their menu offerings!

Joy Taylor

1507 Spy Run Ave. Suite 102, Fort Wayne, Indiana


Conjure Coffee

701 Columbia Ave., Fort Wayne, IN  46805




819 South Calhoun Street, Fort Wayne, IN


Utopian Coffee

118 W Columbia St Suite 201, Fort Wayne


This is the sign for Common Grounds and the store is in the back as you drive in.

Common Grounds

13531 Main St, Grabill, IN 46741-2002, United States Grabill, IN 46741


FireFly Coffee



Old Crown Roasters



Mocha Lounge

4635 E Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825


Mocha Lounge

 6511 Covington Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804



618 Harrison Street, Fort Wayne, IN


Hugh’s Bakery and Coffeehouse

229 W Market St, Bluffton, IN (260) 353-1477


Crimson House 

304 N Jefferson St, Ossian, IN 46777


A  recommendation from Heather’s and my friend, Jan:

Tea Room and Restaurant

1397 N US Highway 33, Kimmell, Indiana

Amazing Donuts and Baked Goods

Click on each photo to access website or Facebook page to see their yumminess!

Order for In-Store Pickup

Our full menu is available to you for in-store pickup at Junk Ditch Brewing Co. Some quantities sold at a minimum of a half-dozen.



915 Lincoln Hwy E New Haven, IN 46774


Photo of 375 Degrees Donuts & Sweets - Fort Wayne, IN, United States. 375 degrees


They offer an even greater variety than what you see here!

4382 Bluffton Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46809, (260) 747-1973



6731 W Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN 46804


Favorite Restaurants

Click on each photo to access their website or Facebook page to see all their delicious menus and pictures of each venue.

1509 West Dupont Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825


10350 Coldwater Rd. Fort Wayne, In 46825


6417 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804


614 S Harrison Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802






On the Landing
126 W Columbia Street, Fort Wayne, IN — 46802


898 S. Harrison St. Fort Wayne, IN 46802



4820 N. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46825


203 East Berry St. Fort Wayne, IN 46802


Bird and Clever

1603 N. Wells Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana


8802 Coldwater Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46825



3235 North Anthony Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805


6420 E State Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46815





4411 Cold Water Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825


1125 E Dupont Rd #1571, Fort Wayne



2006 S Calhoun St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802



3809 Coldwater Rd., Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805


131 W Main St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802


A few recommendations from Heather’s and my friend, Jan:

100 E Ensley Ave, Auburn, IN 46706


101 S Main St, Wolcottville, IN 46795


If you are on Facebook, be sure to check out 2GoFW!

This is a great resource for all things Restaurant related!

Ice Cream

In the future we will do a more comprehensive list on the ice cream shops in the area. These were the 3 mentioned in today’s podcast episode.

Click on picture to access website or FB page to see all the yum!

West Central Microcreamery and Cafe

725 Union St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802



6422 E State Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46815



10105 Auburn Park Drive, / 5608 Coldwater Road/4110 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Fort  Wayne, IN 46825

Plants, Anyone?

Click to see all the Folliage!

Honey Plant

1436 N Wells St, Fort Wayne, IN 46808


The Nurses’ Nursery 

6316 Winnebago Ct
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46815, 260-715-5207

4412 S Harrison St
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46807, 260-227-0459


The Plant House

9825 Lake Shore Drive, Unit B Leo, IN 46765

*It is a house! Call us at (260) 494-4383

Painting, Any One?

These look so fun! Click to get more info!

6425 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804


Click on each location to go to website:

Painting Fun Spot
W Jefferson Blvd STE K-9, Fort Wayne, IN 46804

7605 Coldwater Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825

A Few Boutiques and  – love that Mud Love!

A few more Forti-fy’r recommendations from Alaina

Click to see all the Goodies!

Smiley’s  Joy

503 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802


Lane 201
510 Broadway St, New Haven, IN 46774
The Find
133 West Wayne Street Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802
Mud Love
122 S Buffalo St, Warsaw, IN 46580

Gift Certificate/Membership Ideas!

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

3411 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808


The Embassy Theater

125 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46802


4901 Fuller Dr, Fort Wayne, IN 46835



The Clyde Theater

808 Bluffton Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46809


Other Great Gift Ideas

Some great gift certificate ideas mentioned in today’s podcast!

Click on each image to access website or Facebook Page to see all that each company offers!

4202 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Georgetown Bowl/Crazy Pins
6770 E. State Blvd.Fort WayneIN 46815
3 Rivers Food Co-op and Natural Grocery
1612 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808
The Fort Wayne Ballroom Company
3127 Carroll Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Summit Sports, Comics and Games
4240 W Jefferson Blvd #8, Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Summit City Bicycle & Fitness
3801 Lima Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805

The Olive Twist

6410 W. Jefferson Blvd., Suite 7

203 N Main St. (NW corner of 6th and Main St.)
Auburn, IN 46706

So many great gift ideas here!
Blessing Moon Herbs
2805 E State Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805
This was not mentioned in the podcast but comes highly recommended!
Therapeutic Massage
Again, not mentioned in the podcast, but highly recommended!

Support Local Business Coaches and Product Consultants

These are friends and “Forti-fy’r” FB members that love what they do and love teaching others! 

Give someone – or yourself – the gift of health!

Donna Reish is a powerhouse of energy and information!

She and her husband have lost over 220 pounds, combined! You can read about her story here and here.

I have greatly benefitted from being one of her life-coaching students!

Click on the photo to check out her website and all she offers!


Looking for some help with exercise? Trisch Richardson is a Master T-Tapp Trainer and can find a workout that works for you!

Click for her website and Facebook Page to see all the ways she can help!

Local Soap Maker!

Our friend, Susan Stombaugh, makes the most wonderful soaps and healing salves! We have used them for years!!!

I wrote a blog post you can read HERE and check out her website here:

Check Out Shopping in Auburn!

There are so many great little shops in Auburn! Take some time out and enjoy all it has to offer!

This site will link you to all the shoping and restaurants in the area!

We hope we have offered you some great ideas to support your local community – and enjoy yourself!