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.

I have been horse crazy ever since I was a little girl. (I may still harbor some resentment toward my parents for never getting me that pony for Christmas). So you better believe that I am marking my calendar for the first weekend in May because The…

If you want to find art from nationally-recognized artists, purchase items crafted by local artists or even try your hand at a creative craft, you have to visit the Gallery on the Square, tucked onto the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square in…

I am just now entering the season in my kids’ ages where we can, for the most part, go out to dinner as a family and not make a scene. I’ll admit, however, some restaurants are a little easier for my kids than others. I put together a short list of…

It’s right around this time in January many of us are trying to beat the winter blues by thinking ahead to our spring, summer and fall vacations. The U.S. Travel Association is offering free resources for the third year in a row to celebrate National…

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…