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The Sounds of Summer are Rockin’ Along the South Shore!

One of the best things about summer in the South Shore? Festivals! Plenty of food – from BBQ and gyros to funnel cakes and cotton candy and don’t forget about kids activities like parades, face painting and carnival rides. It Read more >

These Two Festivals Are a Must for Summer Fun

August is festival time along the Ohio River in Madison and Vevay. These two river towns play host to amazing festivals in August, which feature great food, music and summer fun. Start with Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues, August 18 Read more >

At Holiday World, the zombies sing and dance!

Zombies are certainly in vogue these days. Who knew fresh and lovely would give way to pale and undead? This time of year, zombies tend to be more than a bit sinister wielding angry chainsaws and growling incoherent threats. Read more >

Clifty Falls State Park in Madison, Indiana (#video)

A few weekends ago, my family enjoyed a camping weekend at Clifty Falls State Park in Madison, Indiana. What a greatgetaway in such a beautiful area of Indiana. Here’s a bit about how my family spent our time there: Clifty Read more >

Hinkle’s Sandwich Shop’s Famous Hamburgers

Remember the Super 46 sandwich competition that was featured here on the Indiana Insider as part of the Super Bowl hoopla back in January? In case you missed it, voters from all over Indiana selected some of their very favorite Read more >

La Margarita in Indy’s Fountain Square Neighborhood

As a mom of a very picky eater, when we find adish that our 3-year-old enjoys, we go with it. Because cheese quesadillas are on a very short list of acceptable food to my oldest, Mexican is often a go-to Read more >

This Isn’t Your Everyday, Ordinary Deli.

Looking for an experience and food while in Indianapolis’ hip in-town neighborhood of Broad Ripple? Well guess what, you are in luck! Take a stroll down the strip and I bet you’ll notice a clock shaped like a bagel. It Read more >