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Spirit of Jasper … Train Excursion Extraordinaire

A few years back I got to visit the Spirit of Jasper train while touring the area. I loved the old train depot … And how they have reinvented the train cars. Now visitors can choose from several excursions to Read more >

Indiana Baseball Heritage Trail, Day 1

If I hadn’t been a grown man in a public place, I might have started jumping up and down with delight when I heard there was a new Indiana Baseball Heritage Trail this past April. I knew it was coming, Read more >

Jasper, Indiana (Part 1 of 2)

I’m a big fan of Southern Indiana. Rolling hills, beautiful scenery, rural communities … the list goes on. I had the opportunity to visit again recently while my husband did some work down there. I took full advantage of the Read more >

Southern Indiana Beer Trail, Day 1

Last month, I had so much fun dreaming up the Northwestern and Northern Indiana Beer Trails, I decided to do it again, and come up with one for Southern Indiana. Our imaginary itinerary took three days to cover, because we Read more >

And The Winner Is… (#Super46)

On January 4th, we held a press conference to debut Super 46 Sandwiches, our homage to Super Bowl XLVI to be played here in Indianapolis this Sunday (February 5th). We worked with Indianapolis Monthly Magazine to put together this great Read more >

Jasper Mayor Declares Today Schnitzelbank Bratwurst Day! #Super46

When we launched Indiana’s Super 46 Sandwiches at the beginning of January, we never would have guessed that a Mayor in Indiana would name a day after the sandwich in their town. Today the Mayor of Jasper, IN (Terry Seitz) Read more >

Jasper Strassenfest in Dubois County, August 4 – 7, 2011

If you’re German, like Germans, or just want to hang around a bunch of Germans, visit the Jasper Strassenfest in Dubois County, from August 4 – 7. This year’s festival, with the theme “Living – Giving – Growing…Together,” celebrates the Read more >

4 Summer Vacation Ideas

As the school year is winding down, I know many families are making plans for summer vacation.†Since gas is hitting $4 a gallon, spending a week or two closer to home is a great†option this year. Iím a water person, Read more >

Southern Indiana Ride Offers Gambling, Hiking and German Cuisine

Whether it is your first ride of the spring or your last ride of the fall, scenic southern Indiana provides a thrilling ride through great Indiana scenery. Check out this southern Indiana ride and make stops at the newly-restored, historic Read more >