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A memory to last a lifetime: Barn Mill Plaques

Making a memory into something tangible is often a hard task to accomplish, but Dorrel Harrison has succeeded in doing just that. Harrison, a retired schoolteacher and photographer, creates barn, mill and house plaques from the roofs of retired barns Read more >

Fudge Sauce Fun

If you are looking to add flavor to your kitchen, your grill, or to satisfy your sweet tooth, then Best Boy and Company is the brand to investigate. Not only does this company use only natural Indiana products, but 100 Read more >

Downtown Prepares for a Super 2012

January offers an abundance of reasons to add a visit to Downtown Indianapolis to the top of  your “to do” list. Here are a few ideas for how you can fill the 31 days of January with Downtown fun:                                                                                                                                   Open wide for a Read more >

Made in the Circle City!

Whether it’s for budget-friendly reasons or to make use of your creative knack, homemade Christmas gifts are a great way to share thoughtful and personal gifts this holiday season. Downtown businesses boast several classes and tools that can help you Read more >

Famous Foods: Coe’s Noodles

I’ve heard talk about some locally made, mind-blowing noodles called “Coe’s Noodles” for sometime now. So, I thought I would get to the bottom of the mystery and email the force behind the food–Judy Coe herself. And, Judy promptly responded Read more >

Leigh Rowan will bake your day!

As of June 2008, Leigh Rowan followed her passion and opened up The Big Brick House Bakery.  Leigh began to mill flour about five years ago once she realized that nutrients begin to evaporate over time after being milled.  The Read more >