Just about every work day, I clock out for lunch and walk down the street to a little cafe known for its excellent coffee but also has salads and sandwiches, right down on the courthouse square. It’s a well-known coffee … Continue reading
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I have always wanted to take a cooking class in a European country, either at a Bed & Breakfast or an Agriturismo. Imagine my delight when I discovered that a restaurant near here started a Cooking With the Chef series … Continue reading
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The Parke County Covered Bridge Festival is a much loved traditional event that has been celebrated every October since 1957. The event starts at the county seat, Rockville, with booths of crafts and food and spreads out across the county … Continue reading
Tagged Autumn, Covered Bridge Festival, Fair Food, Festivals, Grist Mill, Indiana, Mansfield, Mansfield Covered Bridge, October Festivals in Indiana, Parke County, Parke County Covered Bridge Festival, Turbine Wheels
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This weekend was the Feast of the Hunter’s Moon near here just south of Lafayette, Indiana along the Wabash River. It is a festival & re-enactment of the Fall gathering of an 18th Century military and traders’ village at the … Continue reading
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The Art on the Wabash Fair was today and so I headed out first for a breakfast of crepes and hot tea at the Greyhouse Cafe and then to the art fair in Tapawingo Park, next to the levee. I … Continue reading
My bridge, or rather two bridges, provide a link from one time to the next, in our historical minds, a literal historic time machine. Bridge One: Was built long ago, as a replacement for Davis Ferry over the Wabash … Continue reading
Each year in this area, and coming up soon, there is the most wonderful musical gathering near here called ‘The Fiddler’s Gathering.’ Bluegrass and folk musicians come from around the world to perform in an outdoor arena. Most of the … Continue reading
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Tagged Banjo, battle of tippecanoe, Bluegrass, elephant ears, Fiddle, Folk Music, Greek food, Greek salad, Guitar, gyros, Indiana Fiddlers Gathering, lemon shakeups, Mandolin
Are you attending the Indy 500 race this weekend and want to know more about the Indianapolis area and surrounding counties? Here are some links to popular attractions: Indy 500 Race & Ticket Info http://www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com/indy500/ Indianapolis Art Museum & Oldfields … Continue reading
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Tagged castleton square mall, Circle Center Mall, Eagle Creek Park, Eideljorg Museum, Indiana Travel, indianapolis art museum, Indianapolis Museum of Ar, Indianapolis Museum of Art, indianapolis zoo, Indy 500, indy 500 race, Madline F. Elder Greenhouse, Oldfields Lilly House & Gardens, Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park, white river gardens
Think of Indiana and what do you think of? Flat green farmland extending for miles across the state and gentle rolling hills in the south? Think again, Indiana has some surprising landscapes and areas to share that the outsider might … Continue reading