Author: Jamie Hergott

Jamie is a freelance writer with a background in journalism. She's also a stay-at-home mom who loves spending time with her family, enjoying the outdoors, and running. Jamie has lived in Hendricks County all her life and resides in Avon.

Weekend Primer: Dec. 21-23

Monday, December 17, 2018 2:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

It’s hard to believe that this will be the last weekend before Christmas! (Did that send a shudder of holiday shopping anxiety through you?) If it did, maybe some events this weekend can help you round out your shopping before Christmas Eve. I…

It's the most wonderful time of the year! A time when we can all shop until we drop and chalk it up to gift-giving! It’s the best kind of shopping, in my humble opinion. Hendricks County, Indiana, really has such a wide range of approaches to…

Outdoor Winter Fun In Hendricks County

Friday, November 23, 2018 10:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

Last weekend, I was invited to a fall birthday bonfire. It had been on my calendar for four weeks. But when the day came, it was actually more like winter, a frigid 20 degrees outside. The party still took place and was actually one of the most fun…

Weekend Primer: Nov. 23-25

Monday, November 19, 2018 4:00 PM by Jamie Hergott

The weather has quickly turned frigid! But while some may choose to let the winter doldrums get the best of them, our county has moved on just as quickly to kicking off the holiday season. This weekend in Hendricks County, Indiana, is packed with…

I am not a huge crafter, but I’m definitely prone to lofty goals for making scrapbooks or cards for that “someday” when I have more time. That’s why I am marking my calendar for the upcoming Indiana Paper Arts Gathering , the third annual event of its…

Weekend Primer: Oct. 5-7

Monday, October 1, 2018 11:00 AM by Jamie Hergott

It’s fall, y’all! (Are you tired of hearing that yet? I’m not). A week ago, we were all sweating in the heat of 1,000 suns in our last stretch of summer. Now, everywhere you look, it’s fall colors, pumpkins, hayrides, sweaters and chilly weather…