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Fall Festivities in Fortville

Just a few minutes out of Fortville, Indiana, about a 40-minute drive from Indianapolis, there is a farm known for its Christmas trees. “Whoa,” you’re thinking, “This blog is a few months too early. I’m focused on fall.” Don’t worry, Read more >

Day in Danville – Part II

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Last week I wrote about my fantastic morning out in Danville (a small town just west of Indianapolis) and I promised that I would be writing again soon to tell you about how we spent the rest of the day. Read more >

57th Annual Covered Bridge Festival

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The Covered Bridge Festival has been a big part of my life ever since I was a little girl. I grew up in a historic Bed & Breakfast in Rockville, Indiana that was once called Suit’s Us. I can remember Read more >

Flowers Anyone?

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If you like flowers, then I have the perfect place for you … Amish Country in Northern Indiana. They not only have one perfect trip idea, but TWO! 1. Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail – From May 1 through Read more >

French Lick

Photo Credit: Orange County CVB

French Lick… if you aren’t a Hoosier you might wonder where in the world French Lick is and what might it have to offer. But if you are a Hoosier you are likely well aware of this Southern Indiana destination Read more >