Author: Katy Mann
Katy can be found out and about in Central Indiana pushing a giant stroller full of children. She was born and raised in Southern California by two parents who have an appetite for travel and exploration. Katy's genetic inclination to travel takes her to far off places and her love for all things Indiana brought about her website, Indy with Kids.

Hendricks County, Indiana, has been a great launching pad for successful microbreweries such as Brew Link, Mind Over Mash and Black Swan. So, if you are looking for a place to enjoy beer in Hendricks County, here are my six go-to, locally owned…

Fall Break Getaway Ideas

Thursday, October 17, 2019 3:00 AM by Katy Mann

If you are looking for an affordable, fun, family-friendly fall break vacation, Hendricks County provides all of that and more. Here's how I'll be spending my fall break with my family, you're welcome to join in! Day 1 I love starting vacation with a…

Top 10: Patio Escapes in Hendricks County

Friday, September 8, 2017 4:00 PM by Katy Mann

If Indiana isn’t famous for good old porch sitting, I don’t know what it’s famous for. Warm, breezy summers, crisp fall evenings with fresh air flowing through the patio and beautiful spring days with the chirping of birds and buzzing of bees are all…

The arrival of fall comes with many opportunities to decorate your home, host family and friends and prepare feasts and serve treats. Whether you're the hostess with the most-ess or a guest in someone else's home, Hendricks County has the perfect…

Honeybee Fest Buzzes Into McCloud Nature Park

Monday, August 22, 2016 11:33 AM by Katy Mann

Honeybees are some of the most important creatures on earth and the Parks Foundation of Hendricks County and Hendricks County Parks and Recreation are ready to celebrate their importance with a brand new festival this weekend. On Saturday, Aug. 27…

Imagine walking into a 150-year-old barn filled with the smells of hot cider, fresh-baked apple pies and applewood burning in the fireplace, the sounds of live holiday dulcimer music and the sights of lights twinkling and Santa sitting atop an…

There's something about the toothy grin of an alpaca as it peeks at you from under it's wavy bangs that hang just over it's friendly eyes. His curiosity is just as obvious as your own as he sticks his face right into yours. Your startled but amused…