Author: Meghan Stritar
Meghan Stritar moved to Hendricks County in 2013 and instantly fell in love with the entire community. She publishes Macaroni Kid - Hendricks and works part-time for Hendricks County Parks and Recreation. She is married with 2 young daughters and their family motto is "Adventure!"

Latest Posts

Weekend Primer: Dec. 18-20

Posted on December 15, 2015 at 06:53 PM by Meghan Stritar

It's officially here -- the last weekend before Christmas! As you prep for the holiday, be sure to check some of these events to help you relax and spend quality time with friends and family. Women can kick off the weekend with Ladies Night Out ... read more

Santa and Ponies Event Offers Something for Everyone

Posted on December 3, 2015 at 06:54 PM by Meghan Stritar

A couple of weeks ago we published our " Where Will Santa Be in Hendricks County " list. My family went through the list to find our top choices. My 5 year old really struggled because she is a little freaked out by Santa still. My 3 year ... read more
Parades in July? Normal Outdoor event in October? Normal But parades and outdoor events in December?...in Indiana?!?! Well that is unique. So unique that thousands of people year after year keep coming back to Christmas Under the Stars in Brownsburg. ... read more

Where Will Santa Be in Hendricks County?

Posted on November 12, 2015 at 06:57 PM by Meghan Stritar

Santa has officially hit celebrity status at our house. My 5-year-old daughter has already mailed him her wishlist: A DinoTrux Mega Chompin' Ty Rux, which leaves us only six weeks to listen to her repeat this wish over and over and over again. I ... read more

Weekend Primer: Oct. 29- Nov. 1

Posted on October 27, 2015 at 07:56 PM by Meghan Stritar

Did I really just write November in that title? That means we all know what holidays are right around the corner. So let's take advantage of the rest of Fall this weekend. Here are my top picks for October's finale. Last Call : Grab a map ... read more

Top 5 Halloween Activities for your Little Ghouls

Posted on October 19, 2015 at 07:50 PM by Meghan Stritar

When I was 6, I wanted an unusual costume for Halloween. I remember being told it wasn't possible, but then I got a package in the mail from my grandmother: a handmade Mr. Peanut costume. It is what I really wanted to be, complete with top hat ... read more

Visit Haunted Hargrave Hall If You Dare

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 07:57 PM by Meghan Stritar

I've made a mistake. Typically I write these blogs late at night while my children sleep and my husband catches up on his fantasy football team. And well, usually that works well for me, except this one is about Hargrave Hall, specifically ... read more

Top 10: Tips For Here We Grow Again Consignment Sale

Posted on September 24, 2015 at 07:52 PM by Meghan Stritar

We all know kids come with a steep price tag. Fortunately, those price tags are lower at our local Here We Grow Again Consignment Sale at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex, 1900 E. Main St., Danville. I have personally ... read more

Get Lost in Nature at the McCloud Prairie Maze

Posted on September 16, 2015 at 07:55 PM by Meghan Stritar

This time of year corn mazes are popping up all over the place, but have you ever tried a prairie maze? I hadn't until this week when I took my family out to McCloud Nature Park, 8518 N. Hughes Road, North Salem, to their prairie maze shaped ... read more

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