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NHRA – Need for Speed

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When I was invited by Visit Hendricks County to go on a 2-seat dragster ride, I couldn’t turn it down. Who would? A chance to go over 140 mph in under 10 seconds?? Seriously?You may or may not know that Read more >

Getting Ready to Dig IN

Three years! For three years, I’ve tried to get to Dig IN, A Taste of Indiana, but always had problems. This year, it looks like I’m going to be able to go. Dig IN is the big food tasting/”farm-to-fork” festival Read more >

Kid Friendly in Indiana Dunes

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I packed a lot into my two short days at Indiana Dunes last month (you can see the outdoor rec highlights here). What I didn’t get to highlight yet was the kid friendly places we visited. Two places in particular Read more >

Indiana State Fair!

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As I sit here and write this I can hardly contain my excitement. The Indiana State Fair starts tomorrow! I grew up going to fairs. My Mom loves fairs and she has (thankfully) passed down that love to me. Since Read more >

Prophetstown State Park

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I visited Prophetstown State Park (just north of Lafayette) last year and had a blast. It is quite different from the other state parks. It certainly has more of a prairie feel with wide open spaces and not as much Read more >