Hoosier Farmers’ Markets

When it comes to Hoosier farmers’ markets, all I need are the details—I’m there! Farmers’ markets are so vital to local economies. They support nearby farmers, invest dollars back into the local economy, and typically, they encourage a healthier diet with fresh harvested food. But I realized recently that as much as I love farmers’ markets, I don’t venture out enough of the nearby markets. So, over the course of the last few weeks, I did just that. And now, I’m ready to share some of my favorite aspects of four local markets along with a few things to consider before you visit. Continue reading

Local vibes are my favorite.

I love local. I’m not sure if it’s because I work on the corporate side with the businesses in our community, or if it’s that I really admire small business owners. So it should come as now surprise that rain or shine, each Saturday morning while it’s running I’m at the #FishersFarmersMarket! With live entertainment, roughly 50 vendors and places to enjoy a picnic lunch, it’s a great way for me to knock out my grocery shopping without hearing Science Kid Caiden complain it’s taking too long! Continue reading