Hot Blown Glass: Watching Glass Artists at Work

Hot Blown Glass: Watching Glass Artists at Work

Every time I visit Hendricks County, Indiana, I discover more interesting people and fascinating places. On our trip this this past spring, I discovered glass artist Lisa Pelo and her gorgeous art works. My husband and I visited Lisa’s Hot Blown Glass studio, watched her create an art piece and chatted with her about her glass art business. Read more

7 Ways to Have Fun in Hendricks County

7 Ways to Have Fun in Hendricks County

Having visited Hendricks County several times over the past few years, I’ve noticed how different the various areas of the county are. Within minutes you can drive from a city-like atmosphere to a rural setting, and each area offers its own brand of adventure, culture and fun.

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Touring Hunter’s Honey Farm: A Fascinating Look at Beekeeping and Honey Making

Touring Hunter’s Honey Farm: A Fascinating Look at Beekeeping and Honey Making

Not being a farm girl, I always thought beehives on bee farms were the natural ones. You know, the yellow, sort of rounded pyramid shape hives that you see in cartoons hanging from a tree. Was I ever wrong, as I found out when I took the Honey Barn Tur at Hunter’s Honey Farm in Martinsville, Indiana. Read more

Sodalis and McCloud Nature Parks: A Double Dose of Nature in Hendricks County Indiana

Sodalis and McCloud Nature Parks: A Double Dose of Nature in Hendricks County Indiana

I love a walk in the woods, hiking a trail under a shady canopy of trees, the sun peeking through where it can, butterflies fluttering around wildflowers, twigs and dried leaves snapping and crunching beneath my feet.  Sodalis Nature Park and McCloud Nature Park, both in Hendricks County, Indiana, offer several miles of trails perfect for a morning or afternoon hike. Read more