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Great Food and Drinks at Dig IN 2014

I finally got to visit my very first Dig IN, the Indiana food and drink celebration held every year at White River State Park. I’ve been given media passes for the last three years, but because it happens on the Read more >

Watching The Tempest at White River State Park

Call it serendipity, call it blind luck, call it a mystic spell that took me to some remote island, but Saturday night found my two youngest kids, Emma and Ben, and me at White River State Park to see Heartland Read more >

Last Weekend for Guitars Exhibit at Eiteljorg Museum

With two kids who play guitar and another who plays drums, a trip to the Eiteljorg’s Guitars! exhibit was a natural one. My only disappointment is that we waited until there’s just a few days left before we went to Read more >

Visit to the NCAA Hall of Champions in Indianapolis

During my recent downtown visit with my daughter, we had a chance to visit the NCAA Hall of Champions in White River State Park. It’s sort of like a Hall of Fame, interactive display, plus a reminder that there are Read more >

Third Annual Dig IN Taste of Indiana Festival August 26th in Indianapolis

If you’re a fan of locally grown food, you’ll want to check out the third annual Dig IN, A Taste of Indiana, which showcases our state’s top chefs, growers, producers, brewers, and wineries on August 26th at White River State 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 – A Taste of Indiana

When you think of true Hoosier cuisine, what comes to mind? Most would probably answer with the cliché food items that are generally associated with Indiana across the nation – corn and tenderloins. Although both are exceptionally tasty and traditional Read more >

What You’ll Eat at Dig-IN on August 28

I hate food blogs. I hate food books. I hate food magazine articles. It’s not because they’re boring or awful or the people who write them are mean to their mothers. It’s because I want to eat the thing the 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 >

Red/Black Exhibit at the Eiteljorg Museum

Indiana Black Expo’s Summer Celebration is right around the corner. There are many fantastic programs and events scheduled, but one that might not come to mind is the Red/Black exhibit at the Eiteljorg Museum. This is a ground-breaking exhibit that Read more >