The Inspiration | Little Indiana


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PLACES IN OUR STATE AND I NO HEW YOU ARE WITH SOMEONE WHO KNOWS A
YOU ARE WITH SOMEONE WHO KNOWS A LOT.
LOT. >> I'M HERE WITH JESSICA, TELL
>> I'M HERE WITH JESSICA, TELL US ABOUT LITTLE INDIANA.
US ABOUT LITTLE INDIANA. >> IT'S A WEBSITE ABOUT THINGS
>> IT'S A WEBSITE ABOUT THINGS TO DO IN SMALL TOWNS, POPULATION
TO DO IN SMALL TOWNS, POPULATION OF 15,000 OR LESS.
OF 15,000 OR LESS. >> HOW DID YOU GET STARTED DOING
>> HOW DID YOU GET STARTED DOING THIS?
THIS? >> WELL, H IT WAS OUR FIRST
>> WELL, H IT WAS OUR FIRST DECEMBER IN A SMALL TOWN, COLD,
DECEMBER IN A SMALL TOWN, COLD, DARK, GETTING READY TO EAT
DARK, GETTING READY TO EAT DINNER WHEN YOU HEAR THE SIRENS.
DINNER WHEN YOU HEAR THE SIRENS. MY HUSBAND GOES OUT TO SEE IF HE
MY HUSBAND GOES OUT TO SEE IF HE CAN HELP.
CAN HELP. HE COMES RUSHING BACK IN, GRAB
HE COMES RUSHING BACK IN, GRAB YOUR COATS, THERE'S A PARADE
YOUR COATS, THERE'S A PARADE GOING DOWN THE STREET.
GOING DOWN THE STREET. SO WE RUSHED OUT AND APPARENTLY
SO WE RUSHED OUT AND APPARENTLY A SMALL TOWN HAS A CHRISTMAS
A SMALL TOWN HAS A CHRISTMAS PARADE EVERY YEAR.
PARADE EVERY YEAR. >> YOU DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT IT, YOU
>> YOU DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT IT, YOU HAPPENED TO HEAR THE SIRENS.
HAPPENED TO HEAR THE SIRENS. >> YES.
>> YES. YOU CAN'T GET CLOSER TO WHERE
YOU CAN'T GET CLOSER TO WHERE THE PARADE IS THAN OUR HOUSE.
THE PARADE IS THAN OUR HOUSE. SO IT GOT US THINKING IF WE LIVE
SO IT GOT US THINKING IF WE LIVE RIGHT THERE AND WE DIDN'T KNOW
RIGHT THERE AND WE DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT IT, HOW MANY OTHER PEOPLE
ABOUT IT, HOW MANY OTHER PEOPLE DON'T KNOW IT, THAT'S WHAT
DON'T KNOW IT, THAT'S WHAT PLANTED THE SEED.
PLANTED THE SEED. >> THAT'S REALLY COOL.
>> THAT'S REALLY COOL. THERE'S A LOT OF GEMS IN OUR
THERE'S A LOT OF GEMS IN OUR STATE AND YOU'VE BEEN CHECKING
STATE AND YOU'VE BEEN CHECKING THEM OUT.
THEM OUT. WHAT ARE SOME OF THE THINGS YOU
WHAT ARE SOME OF THE THINGS YOU DO WHEN YOU GET TO THE TOWNS?
DO WHEN YOU GET TO THE TOWNS? >> WE ALWAYS SPEAK TO THE PEOPLE
>> WE ALWAYS SPEAK TO THE PEOPLE FIRST THING TO FIND OUT WHAT
FIRST THING TO FIND OUT WHAT THERE IS TO DO.
THERE IS TO DO. SO MANY PLACES, THEY'RE NOT
SO MANY PLACES, THEY'RE NOT MENTIONED ANYWHERE.
MENTIONED ANYWHERE. I MEAN THEY DON'T EXIST ON
I MEAN THEY DON'T EXIST ON GOOGLE YET.
GOOGLE YET. >> THAT'S SMALL.
>> THAT'S SMALL. >> THE LOCALS ALWAYS KNOW.
>> THE LOCALS ALWAYS KNOW. IF THERE'S A PIONEER CEMETERY,
IF THERE'S A PIONEER CEMETERY, WHERE SHOULD WE EAT, PLAY.
WHERE SHOULD WE EAT, PLAY. >> I'M ASSUMING YOU GET A LOT OF
>> I'M ASSUMING YOU GET A LOT OF DIFFERENT RESTAURANTS YOU'RE
DIFFERENT RESTAURANTS YOU'RE REFERRED TO.
REFERRED TO. WHAT ARE SOME OF THE BEST PLACES
WHAT ARE SOME OF THE BEST PLACES YOU HAVE EATEN OR SOME OF THE
YOU HAVE EATEN OR SOME OF THE MOST INTERESTING MAYBE?
MOST INTERESTING MAYBE? >> WELL, THERE'S A PLACE IN
>> WELL, THERE'S A PLACE IN MADISON, YOU WALK INSIDE, THE
MADISON, YOU WALK INSIDE, THE WALLS ARE COVERED WITH CARI
WALLS ARE COVERED WITH CARI CARICATURES.
CARICATURES. A GUY COMES IN DRAWS SOMEONE
A GUY COMES IN DRAWS SOMEONE EATING THEIR BACON OR DRINKING
EATING THEIR BACON OR DRINKING COFFEE.
COFFEE. IT'S COVERED NOW.
IT'S COVERED NOW. >> YOU HAVE BEEN EXPLORING A LOT
>> YOU HAVE BEEN EXPLORING A LOT OF THE GEMS IN INDIANA.
OF THE GEMS IN INDIANA. YOU SAID THE STIPULATION IS IT
YOU SAID THE STIPULATION IS IT HAS TO BE LESS THAN 15,000
HAS TO BE LESS THAN 15,000 PEOPLE.
PEOPLE. WE WON'T KNOW ABOUT THIS UNLESS
WE WON'T KNOW ABOUT THIS UNLESS YOU'RE GOING TO TELL US OR IF
YOU'RE GOING TO TELL US OR IF YOU LIVE IN THE TOWN.
YOU LIVE IN THE TOWN. >> I HAD TO DRAW THE LINE
>> I HAD TO DRAW THE LINE SOMEWHERE.
SOMEWHERE. >> HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN DOING
>> HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN DOING THIS?
THIS? >> IT TOOK ME ABOUT A YEAR FROM
>> IT TOOK ME ABOUT A YEAR FROM THE TIME I HAD THE IDEA UNTIL IT
THE TIME I HAD THE IDEA UNTIL IT WENT LIVE WHICH WAS ELEVEN DAYS
WENT LIVE WHICH WAS ELEVEN DAYS BEFORE THE BIRTH OF OUR SECOND
BEFORE THE BIRTH OF OUR SECOND SON.
SON. HE JUST TURNED THREE.
HE JUST TURNED THREE. >> I CANNOT WAIT,TH IS IS GOING
>> I CANNOT WAIT,TH IS IS GOING TO BE FANTASTIC.
TO BE FANTASTIC. MAKE SURE YOU VISIT JESSICA'S
MAKE SURE YOU VISIT JESSICA'S LITTLE INDIANA