Tag - winter activities

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…

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…

Holiday Fun at uPaint Pottery Studio

Sunday, November 1, 2015 6:55 PM by Stephanie Porter

It always seems like a few people on my Christmas list are impossible to buy for. If you can relate, I can offer you some relief. Hendricks County is home to uPaint Pottery Studio , where you can make some beautiful, personal gifts, while also making…

It's so easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holidays and dismiss our fitness routine. Add in a cold, snowy day and the motivation to get out and exercise is seriously lacking. Make a change this winter! Keep up your fitness regimen…

If you're like me, variety is a good thing. And, that's especially true when it comes to the type of music I enjoy. But, if it's part of a live performance, it's even better. I've discovered that I am able to appreciate the remarkable skill and…

One of my favorite things to do is go to the movies. It's more than the movie itself; I love the entire experience. The popcorn, the previews, and the shared experience of watching a movie in a theater full of people make seeing a film that much…

Because it's too cold to play outside, I've spent many hours this winter breaking up wrestling matches between my two young sons. They have lots of energy to burn, but can't go outside to do it. We're always looking for indoor places where my kids can…

Weekend Primer: Feb. 19-22

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 2:18 AM by David Ayers

Following all of the fun and frivolity of Valentine's Day, there's plenty to do all around Hendricks County this weekend to get away from the oh-so-cold temperatures. And, topping the Primer's list is an event just for the ladies. LIFE'S A BEACH -…