January 30th, 2013

Hoarders, the home version or my husband makes cool light fixtures

by cgindy

“What is it?” I’ve asked my husband hundreds of times over the past 24 years.  “I don’t know, but isn’t it COOL?!” he replies.  The item in question may have been purchased at an antique store, thrift store or yard sale, scavenged from a neighborhood dumpster or given by a well-meaning friend.  It also likely has […]

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January 23rd, 2013

Food Culture – Indianapolis Winter Farmers Market

by cgindy

IWFM at the City Market Indy’s food culture and food community are growing steadily. In just a few short years, we have seen the opening of a cooperative grocery, watched the growth of farmers markets, celebrated restaurants who source locally, and developed unprecedented community support models for local food projects. It’s a great time to […]

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January 15th, 2013

The Building Blocks of a City – Entrepreneurs

by cgindy

Ever had an idea that seemed so crazy that it kept you up at night? In fact, it bugged you so much that you had no choice but to do something about it? Let me introduce you to Dreamapolis, a local organization that helps people turn those “far-fetched” dreams into a reality.  Started by two […]

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