Posts from March 2014

I’ve come to learn that what our children treasure most does not always correlate to the money spent. In fact, what they crave is our time. With that in mind and spring break upon us, I have a few ideas in Hendricks County where treasured memories…

A Photographer's Dream - McCloud Nature Park

Thursday, March 20, 2014 11:19 PM by Sarah Cass

The first time I ever put a camera in my son’s hands and set him loose was at McCloud Nature Park. This wasn’t by accident. See, when you have a teenager that’s pulling away from their “embarrassing” parents, you pounce on whatever area they show a…

Enjoying a Day Trip to Brownsburg

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 11:01 PM by Aimee MacArthur

As you know, I’m all about a day trip. You can read my post on 10 Ideas for a Day Trip in Avon which gives you a good idea that I’m an explorer at heart. One of my favorite quotes is "Not all those who wander are lost" (J.R.R. Tolkien). So, I…

This month's Local & Lovin' It features one of those people that I get to work with daily at the Hendricks County Community Foundation: Eric Hessel. Eric grew up in Pittsboro out by the old Reed's Christmas Tree Farm. Eric was a 2005 graduate of…

I grew up in a family who was blessed to receive fresh, farm produce – sweet corn, tomatoes, bell peppers, and more – from both of my grandparents’ farms. One of my fondest childhood memories is picking strawberries with my mom at her family farm and…