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Parke County’s Covered Bridge Festival

If you knew me, you probably wouldn’t think that I count down the days until the Covered Bridge Festival in Parke county. The majority of my life consists of social media and culinary adventures, so why would I look forward Read more >

Northern Indiana Girls Trip

I just got back from my annual girls trip to Northern Indiana. If you have never been, let me enlighten you on a few tips/trades I’ve learned along the way: Flea Market – Held every Tuesday and Wednesday from May Read more >

State Fair…in Nappanee?

Yes, you read that right. Head north to Nappanee to the Round Barn Theatre at Amish Acres, which this week opened Rodgers & Hammerstein’s award-winning musical State Fair. The musical follows the Frake family who leave the routine of their Read more >

The Art and Earth Trail in Northern Indiana

There’s a lot to do in Northern Indiana. So much that you could take about 7 weekends to get visit that region, and still not see everything there is to see. The Northern Indiana Tourism Development Commission has plotted out Read more >

Put Your Life on Hold in Nappanee, IN

Have you ever wished you could just press the “pause” button on your life to just slow things down for a while? A trip to Nappanee, Indiana — a community in Indiana’s northern Amish region — is about the closest Read more >