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Celebrate National Alpaca Farm Day at Montrose Farms

Posted on September 18, 2017 at 02:00 PM by Beth Fife

As I'm driving out to Montrose Farms Alpaca Ranch in Brownsburg to meet with the owner Lori Lovely, I began to doubt my GPS. It seemed odd an alpaca ranch/farm would be located within close proximity to residential areas. Once I pulled into the ... read more
In the 1970s, the women of the Plainfield Friends Meeting would come together to hold a "Church Mouse Sale." They originally held the sale in the church basement, but over the years it expanded to the church lawn, and then in the 1980s a ... read more

Weekend Primer: Aug. 25-27

Posted on August 23, 2017 at 10:00 AM by Katy Mann

Each day brings a new adventure in Hendricks County, and we have a whole weekend full of fun. This weekend even appears to have a break in high temps combined with a bevy of activities both indoors and out, so hop on over to any one of these ... read more
I love artwork, especially when it's created by local artists. That's why I really enjoy attending the Plainfield Arts Gala at the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library. Now in its fifth consecutive year, the event, presented by the ... read more

Valentine's Day Gift Guide

Posted on February 8, 2017 at 07:00 AM by Kelly Wallace

I love to shop local, especially for gifts. With Valentine's Day next week, I've been searching for some great local gift ideas, and found some that I know my husband would love, and some that I would love! If you're having trouble ... read more
One of the best things about traveling in Indiana is finding those hidden gems that seem almost tucked away from the rest of the world. But the "hidden" aspect of these special locations means that sometimes they can be hard to find without ... read more

DIY Fun: Bisque Barn Pottery Paint Studio in Avon

Posted on February 2, 2017 at 10:00 AM by Kelly Wallace

I recently planned a girls night out at the new Bisque Barn Pottery Paint Studio with a few of my friends. Bisque Barn just opened in Avon in November in the same small strip mall as Plato's Closet next to the Gander Mountain and behind Beauty ... read more

Weekend Primer: Dec. 2-4

Posted on November 30, 2016 at 05:00 AM by Kelly Wallace

Now that Thanksgiving is over, Christmas season is in full swing here in Hendricks County. Here is a list of just some of the many Christmas events you can enjoy with the whole family this weekend. Remember to check out our Events Calendar for more ... read more

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