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This Southern Indiana Brewery has Great Beer & Amazing Food

  For a while now, I’ve wanted to visit Great Crescent Brewery in Aurora. Not just for the artisan crafted beer but to try their food – all housemade including the Canadian bacon & corned beef! I called my trusty Read more >

Back 40 Junction: Homemade Dining You Won’t Soon Forget

There’s something so gratifying about filling your stomach with a home cooked dinner. Mix that with an all-you-can-eat experience at one of the best buffets in the state it’s an experience you won’t soon forget. One meal at the Back 40 Read more >

3 Must-Stop Food Destinations in Shipshewana & Middlebury

With the largest flea market in the Midwest, quaint shops, antique stores, places for mouth-watering family style meals and all-things Amish, a trip to Shipshewana should most certainly be on every Hoosier’s bucket list. This Northeast Indiana destination is filled with plenty Read more >

Wine & Dine at Beautiful Ertel Cellars Winery

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 >

4 Must-Stop Restaurants in Northeast Indiana

Once you get on the interstate it’s easy to get in a hurry to reach your final destination and grab food from one of the many fast food restaurants. What you may not know is that there are some fabulous places to eat Read more >

Richmond Dining At Its Best

Every time I visit Richmond and Wayne County I come home full. Not only from experiences (see some of my visits here and here), but also from the extraordinary restaurants. This last time was no exception … The Kitchen at Read more >

Your Tastebuds Will Love East End Grill in Lafayette

I like trying new places to eat. Especially when they are as yummy as East End Grill in Lafayette.Located in the heart of downtown it offers a great stop to wet the whistle (craft beers!) and satisfy the hunger. Example Read more >

Hints for Last-Minute Mother’s Day Plans

Mothers Day is approaching and youre in a tight spotyouve forgotten to plan. Many restaurants are booked with reservations. Think creative to show love and appreciation for your mum. Think no reservations needed. If weather is cooperative where you live Read more >

Indulge in Easter Brunch at French Lick Resort

People have referred to the West Baden Springs Hotel as the eighth Wonder of the World.Ever since visiting French Lick Resort in 2015, Ive understood why and wanted to return to see these majestic place again. The beauty of the Read more >

Soothe Your Palate at 2nd Annual Savor the South Shore Event

In my area were experiencing another cold snap. But Im standing up to Old Man Winter and saying, No more! I refuse to miss the 2nd Annual Savor the South Shoreevent! I don’t know who came up with the great Read more >