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Countdown to the Indiana State Fair

6.85 weeks 48 days 1,152(ish) hours until the Indiana State Fair: Celebrating the Hoosier Spirit opens in Indianapolis. It’s something my family looks forward to all summer.  We all have our favorite reasons to love the Indiana State Fair: Ice Read more >

A Perfect Fit

I cannot begin to count the number of times that I have been unable to find a shoe that fits me comfortably and still looks attractive. I am positive that I am not alone in this experience either. Fortunately, Carl Read more >

Beating the Heat at the State Fair

In the midst of August each year, fairgoers parade to the State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis to enjoy their annual traditions of 4-H, fair food and entertainment. August not only brings the State Fair to Indiana each year, but a whole Read more >

The Other Farm Animals at the Fair

Besides eating outrageous amounts of food at the fair, boarding crazy amusement rides and looking at sprawling farm implements by the hundreds, another all time favorite activity at the state fair is visiting the livestock barns. Slow moving brown-eyed cows, strong yet Read more >