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Local Jewelry Makes Great Fall Gift

In past relationships, finding the perfect gift for birthdays, Christmas, or just because presents was always one of the more challenging aspects of the relationship. I must admit that my first thoughts about gifts were grossly stereotypical and that only Read more >

A Little Taste of Fall at Brooke’s Candy Company

With the brisk weather quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to reintroduce yourself to your favorite fall comfort foods. For me, this includes sweets…and lots of them. So when I heard about the famous Belgian chocolate toffee made at Read more >

Dig-IN: A Taste of Indiana [CONTEST CLOSED] (#DigIN11)

This weekend marks the second annual Dig-IN: A Taste of Indiana event. From its humble beginnings in 2008 to the annual food festival it has now become, Dig-IN is a great way for the entire family to sample some of Read more >

Dig-IN to Indiana’s Best Local Food This August

This summer, I’ve made it a goal to use more locally grown food when I cook at home. I subscribe to a CSA box from Double Oak Farm here in Columbus, Indiana and I visit farmer’s markets regularly. We grow some Read more >

Dig IN Celebrates Local Food

When celebrity chef Bobby Flay was asked to create dishes representative of Chicago and Indianapolis prior to Super Bowl XLI, his Hoosier inspiration was a corn dog. Who doesn’t love a corn dog? Still, there’s much more to Indiana’s culinary Read more >

Farmer’s Markets in Northern Indiana

There’s nothing quite like home grown produce, made my the local farmer, fresh off the field. Farmer’s markets are becoming more and more popular as people prefer to get locally grown produce. Here’s a breakdown of the Farmer’s Markets in Read more >