Author: Meghan Stritar
Meghan Stritar moved to Hendricks County in 2013 and instantly fell in love with the entire community. She publishes Macaroni Kid - Hendricks and works part-time for Hendricks County Parks and Recreation. She is married with 2 young daughters and their family motto is "Adventure!"

We all know kids come with a steep price tag. Fortunately, those price tags are lower at our local Here We Grow Again Consignment Sale at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex, 1900 E. Main St., Danville. I have personally shopped…

When I was in high school my parents took me and my brothers to Washington, D.C., for the 4th of July. I was excited because I heard their fireworks were like no other in the country. While on our way there, we stopped at a couple of Civil War…

Two major events are coming together this year to form one mega event in Avon -- The Hendricks County Rib-Fest and Avon Balloon Glow! This will be the 12th year for Rib-Fest, which begins at 4 p.m., June 25. As you can probably gather from the name…

As a parent, I love opportunities that help me connect my children with their grandparents and great-grandparents. I also love making family memories. Well, the upcoming Mayberry in the Midwest festival accomplishes both as an event that truly is for…

Getting to Know Hendricks County: Brownsburg

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 6:54 PM by Meghan Stritar

We all define our community a little differently. When people ask where I am from, I reply Hendricks County. It could be because almost every job title I have includes Hendricks County. My home that I have made with my family here is in Brownsburg…

Parades in July? Normal Outdoor event in October? Normal But parades and outdoor events in December?...in Indiana?!?! Well that is unique. So unique that thousands of people year after year keep coming back to Christmas Under the Stars in Brownsburg…

Where Will Santa Be in Hendricks County?

Thursday, November 12, 2015 6:57 PM by Meghan Stritar

Santa has officially hit celebrity status at our house. My 5-year-old daughter has already mailed him her wishlist: A DinoTrux Mega Chompin' Ty Rux, which leaves us only six weeks to listen to her repeat this wish over and over and over again. I…

Visit Haunted Hargrave Hall If You Dare

Monday, October 12, 2015 7:57 PM by Meghan Stritar

I've made a mistake. Typically I write these blogs late at night while my children sleep and my husband catches up on his fantasy football team. And well, usually that works well for me, except this one is about Hargrave Hall, specifically haunted…