Tag - Hot Skates

January is nearly upon us and we have settled in for a long, cold, harsh Indiana winter. As temperatures plummet into the teens and single digits, our time spent outdoors is limited. Luckily, Hendricks County fun is not limited to the outdoors. In…

If you're staying close to home over Spring Break or just want a more affordable option than donning mouse ears and heading south, we have some excellent options here in Hendricks County . Before I go and reinvent the wheel, take a look at Josh Duke's…

Top 10: Ways to Stay Busy Over Christmas Break

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 1:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

My kids will be on a break from school soon, and that means it will be my job to keep them occupied all day. Usually the first few days are fun and exciting, and then I start to hear: "Mom! I'm bored!" After that comes the fighting and arguing! It…

When summer comes, occupying my kids attention is always a challenge. Without the distraction of school, my kids get bored quickly, and they always want to know, "What are we going to do today?" If we don't find something fun to do, chaos ensues…

Top 10: Fun Indoor Activities in Hendricks County

Monday, January 25, 2016 6:53 PM by Eric Ivie

Winter is upon us, and everyone in my house is already climbing the walls. It's always difficult to think of things to do indoors during the winter months, but have no fear: Hendricks County is here! Here are ten of my family's favorite indoor…

It's finally Winter Break and everyone in my household is ecstatic. We've been counting down the days to a lighter, less hectic schedule. Sometimes, the season of peace can feel anything but. Winter Break usually means lounging in our pjs, a chance…

3 Healthy, Indoor Family Activities

Monday, November 9, 2015 6:58 PM by Beth Fife

My 6-year-old daughter received a birthday invitation for a skating party at Hot Skates Roller Skating Center in Avon. She was very excited, but then I saw a look of panic in her eyes as she stated she's never been roller skating. Then it was my turn…

8 Hendricks County Locales to Celebrate the New Year

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 6:56 PM by Eric Ivie

Don't look now, but 2014 is almost over! If you're looking for a place to celebrate New Year's Eve, there are a number of spots in Hendricks County at which to welcome 2015. Alibi Pub You may be more familiar with the name CJ's Bar & Grill, but the bar…

So it's Valentine's week! Let the cheers or groans out! Truth is you either hate Valentine's Day or love it. I'm a believer that those who claim to hate it just don't fully grasp the greatness that it is...a day to celebrate love in all forms. Who…