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Discover Your Inner Artist at Frazee Gardens

Posted on May 27, 2013 at 11:00 PM by Kara Harlan

I am not what you would call an artistic person. I do enjoy crafts, but I don’t feel like I am very creative. So when I was asked to try Art Journaling on Canvas at Frazee Gardens in Brownsburg, Indiana, I wasn’t sure how it would turn ... read more

Avon Gardens Has Become a Budding Destination

Posted on April 28, 2013 at 11:00 PM by Josh Duke

Anyone who thinks you can’t get away in Hendricks County has never ventured to Avon Gardens in Avon, Indiana. I had visited in the past to purchase a tree, but boy did I miss out on the true essence of this tranquil hideaway that’s ... read more

Homestead Primitives Turns Gourds Into Art

Posted on March 11, 2013 at 11:00 PM by Jennifer Donovan

The 2013 Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail provides such an off-the-beaten path experience with so many hidden gems in Hendricks and Morgan counties that in some cases you have to be really looking for a stop or you might miss it. That ... read more
Sometimes it is hard to make a good thing even better. That good thing I’m about to describe, despite its success, may still be an unknown to you whether you’re a Hendricks County, Indiana , visitor or local. Show of hands, how many of ... read more

Rural Routes to Main Street Holiday Open House Dec. 6-8

Posted on November 29, 2012 at 10:00 PM by Amanda Miller

Still working to finish your holiday shopping? You’re not alone. But you are in luck, because nearly 30 local shops in Hendricks and Morgan counties will open their doors Dec. 6-8 for the special Rural Routes to Main Street Cultural Trail ... read more
Fall in Hendricks County always includes a couple of trips out to Beasley’s Orchard . Yes, I do go early to buy apples so I can make applesauce and apple butter (or buy it there!) but I also make a point to go out (at least once) through what ... read more

Top 10: Reasons to Visit Beasley's Orchard

Posted on September 16, 2012 at 11:00 PM by Jennifer Donovan

If you mention Hendricks County and fall in the same sentence, there's a good chance you're talking about Beasley's Orchard . With that in mind, here are my top 10 reasons to visit this Danville, Ind., orchard that has even been ... read more
Editor's Note: Today's post features guest blogger Eva Walker of Dayton, Ohio . She is the first of three winners of our Win & Grin summer contest to submit a post about her trip. What follows is her personal account of her Hendricks ... read more

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