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Experience Modern Farming at Fair Oaks Farms

We lived on a dairy farm when first married so I know some of the challenges dairy farmers face and the steps involved in caring for livestock. For those of you who have not had that privilegeóand yes, I consider Read more >

Fair Oaks Farms – Holiday Farm Frenzy

Looking for a unique event this coming weekend? Holiday Farm Frenzy is a NEW event for Fair Oaks Farms. It combines shopping, food, twinkling lights and kids activities for one day of fun. On Saturday, December 20 (yes, THIS Saturday) Read more >

The Farmhouse Restaurant

Last year I visited Fair Oaks Farms with my family and you can learn all about the educational experience they offer here. But when I heard earlier this year that they were opening a new restaurant – The Farmhouse Restaurant Read more >

Not your typical dairy farm …

I had the opportunity to visit Fair Oaks Farms the other week. Located in between Indy and Chicago off of I-65, it is a perfect stop for anyone traveling in the area. I had been there several years ago about Read more >

5 Things to Look Forward to in Indiana Travel

Today was the Indiana Tourism Media Marketplace at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. It’s an annual event that brings together travel writers, convention and visitor’s bureaus, and representatives of notable Indiana attractions. I love to go because I see all the Read more >

Milk Cow Music Festival at Fair Oaks Farms

Fair Oaks Farms†is one of my favorite Indiana pitstops, a great place to stop and take a break when on a road trip along I-65 in the northwest part of the state. While it’s†an unlikely spot for family fun (its Read more >

Sweet Syrup from Burton’s Maplewood Farm

Nothing tastes sweeter than natureís candy! Most mothers probably wouldnít prefer to have their children eating maple syrup by the spoonful, but Tim Burtonís homemade treat will be breaking all the rules. Itís that good. Burtonís Maplewood Farm, the Indiana Read more >

Beat the Heat with Tasty Local Treats

It’s hot outside and there’s no better way to cool off than with a delicious ice cream cone or milkshake! Creamy ice cream †makes a perfect treat on a summer afternoon and Indiana is filled with local restaurants that dish Read more >