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Indiana is known for many things. First, the origin of the States’ name, meaning “Land of the Indians”. Implying that many Native Americans used to live there. Another thing they are known for is the ever so popular, Indianapolis 500, which is a racing event that has competitors speed it out on a 500-mile track.

Indiana is also popular amongst people because of the colorful rollings hills of Brown Country and one of the largest caverns in the US, Wyandotte Cave. 

But what most people seem to disregard, is the States’ delicacies. Now, Indiana may not have the best, but you best believe they have some dishes that are sure to have you wanting more by the time you finish them. And here are the Top 3 of those dishes. 

Pork Tenderloin Sandwich

A succulent and delicious snack to start this list off. Indiana has some of the best Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches to date. With their pork tenderloin being deep-fried and placed on a soft bun to give you that crunchy yet juicy bite. And to top it all off, they add a variety of condiments such as mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard and etc to further enhance that flavor.

To find some of the best Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches in Indiana, going to places such as the Indy’s Historic Steer-In Restaurant to get you to fully enjoy your meal. Or going to the Mug n Bun for a memorable stay with some great food.

Sugar Cream Pie 

Indiana’s specialty and official state pie is on this list as it should. The pie is also known as  “Hoosier Pie” to commemorate the State’s nickname. It is a pie filled with cream, sugar, eggs, flour, cornstarch, and in some cases vanilla.

So be sure to try at least one Sugar Cream Pie before ever leaving stat. And to get the best that Indiana has to offer, go and visit places such as the Locally Grown Gardens to get some matching peaches with your Pie. Or another place close to that, Jazzy Dories’ Pies to also get some other pies to complement the Sugar Cream Pie. 

Persimmon Pudding

And to cap this list off, Indiana can offer you some of the best pudding you can taste. It is a highly moist and thoroughly seasoned pudding with mostly cinnamon but complemented by other warm spices. And to make it even more unique, they make use of the soft pulp from Chechnya persimmons, but American persimmons can suffice, give you that memorable and lasting taste in your mouth.

To find the best of these puddings, the town of Michell, Indiana actually holds an annual Persimmon Festival, where the pudding is the main selling point. But if you don’t want to wait that long, then the Hilltop Family Restaurant can help you with your pudding desires. 



Moving can be so stressful if you’re not organized. You have to have your home organized and the payments ready for the big move. In this article, we want to provide tips on planning your move to a new city. Take the time to read this list so that you can get a few ideas on your big move. 

Of course, only you will be able to determine how you want to plan your move. What’s important is that you have a plan and stay organized all throughout the process. 

Tips on Moving Away:

  • Do some research: Before you decide to move, it’s always a good idea to conduct some research. Do research on where you’re going, what apartment you’re looking for, the budget for the move, and the cost of hiring a moving truck. This way you know how much you will need for everything and what you want to bring when you go see the place.
  • Secure your finances: Make sure that you should have your finances secured before you go and plan the move. The last thing you need is to be short on cash when you go on the move. It’s important to allot money on everything and have some extra cash in case there’s some emergency expenses.
  • Look for your new home: Your home is important, which is why choosing the right one before you move out is crucial. Take the time to scout for the right place and ask for recommendations from your friend. Chances are, you’ll find the best home that is suitable for you. Check your budget, and prepare to have extra in case they require a security deposit.
  • Plan your move: Now that you have the research, budget, and your home down, it’s time to plan how you’re going to pack your life up. It’s not wise to wait last minute to pack because you might forget something important. Take the time to look up moving companies, some of them have packing as an offered service.

Key Takeaways:

Moving out of your home is never easy. It’s important to have everything planned out so that the whole process goes seamlessly. Before anything, make the necessary arrangements so that you are prepared for any situation. These are tips on planning your move to a new city. We hope you take all of our recommendations into consideration before you start your moving.


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Hello everyone, my name is Gerald Roger Cook, I live in Madison Wisconsin, and this is my blog.

I write about things that happen in my life, and major events that grab my attention. I’ll update this blog periodically, and will give you guys entertaining content as often as I can.

Now, a little background about this blog. I really love living in Madison, Wisconsin. It’s rich culture and entertaining attractions led me to create this blog, where I’ll write about my daily and weekly experiences living in Madison.

From the Memorial Union Terrace to sunsets on Lake Monona, I’ll have plenty of things to talk about that will be very interesting to residents and non-residents of Madison alike.

I have many things here that I have yet to experience, and things that I would love to try again. Even attractions and places I’ve been to many times before can always be entertaining to revisit if they’re good enough.

I’ll be sure to keep you all posted as to what goes on here in Madison, thanks!

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