Lives in the woods along the Ohio River in Southeastern Indiana. A little bit arty, probably a lot quirky, newly retired (yeah!). Likes vintage stuff, wildlife, cooking, eating, shopping, artâ€¦ Been hanging around the Indiana tourism industry for 20ish (yikes) years.
On a Saturday morning, I headed out with a friend to see what was happening in Rising Sun, one of the beautiful historic rivertowns along the Ohio River Scenic Byway in southeastern Indiana. Check the hours of local shops and... Read more
I love quilts, I have collected vintage quilts for years, I have quilted, I know quilters, I appreciate their talent, I love fabrics, but I do not quilt! This said, I do enjoy amassing supplies so I was happy to... Read more
Get the cure for cabin fever and warm up from the inside out at The Indiana Wine Trailâ€™s annual Souper Saturday on February 25, 2017 from 11am-5pm. Escape from the cold weather, sample a variety of soups and wines along... Read more
Recently, a friend suggested that we get together with a couple of friends for lunch. I was prepared for a long negotiation to decide where to go, but, when Ertel Cellars in Batesville was mentioned, everyone agreed. Ertel Cellars is... Read more
Even though cooking, baking and eating are some of my favorite pastimes, I have to admit (reluctantly) there are some things I’m too lazy to make and someone else makes better. Here are four of my favorite food products that... Read more
For several years, thereâ€™s been a nationwide movement to Shop Small on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. To me, this was like a mandate to go shopping so I headed off to some of my favorite places.Â Â Here are 6 of... Read more