Posts from November 2011

Imagine a weekend where you can sample amazing, locally made wine, make a holiday ornament, enjoy a carriage ride and watch a patriotic speed painter. Well, if you follow my lead, you can do all that and more Dec. 8-10 in Hendricks County by…

The dessert display case. I can't keep my eyes off the dessert display case. I'm dining at Bread Basket Cafe & Bakery in Danville, which is part of this year's HollyDays Cookie Trail - one of 13 businesses that feature a delicious cookie recipe for…

Holly visits Metropolis Shopping Center

Thursday, November 24, 2011 10:00 PM by Holly Hendricks

Full disclosure as I start writing about my latest HollyDays video shoot - I’m probably not the prototypical gal who loves to shop. In fact, I usually dread it. But once I arrived at Metropolis Shopping Center in Plainfield, that all changed. From…

Shop Hendricks County in a whole new way

Monday, November 21, 2011 10:00 PM by Becky Harris

If you’re looking for something different to do this holiday season, how about moving beyond the traditional malls for some shopping at a few Hendricks County locations you might not normally visit…like an apple orchard. I love the idea of finding…

The instant I walked into the Artistic Designs Gallery in Brownsburg, I was greeted with a visual, aesthetically pleasing treat of amazing artwork. This holiday season, folks who visit this gem will get a sweet bonus treat. The gallery, 152 E…

Ginger snaps, peanut butter balls and festive sugar cookies have become holiday staples that I and many others have come to expect this time of year. In many households, these holiday cookie recipes are not only expected to be on the dessert table…