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Author Aimée MacArthurAimée MacArthur is an Indianapolis resident who enjoys cooking, going out to restaurants with family and friends, and visiting parks and dog-friendly places with her dog, Louis. She loves to take photographs while exploring Indianapolis (and the surrounding towns) and shares her recommendations on her lifestyle blog, Indianapolis Amy.


Review: Thai Thai Restaurant

I try and eat a bit lighter when the weather warms up outside. One of my go-to cuisines is Thai food. Thai food is flavorful, yet light and I like that it can be spicy. There are a few Thai restaurants in Avon and I thought it was time to visit Thai Thai Restaurant in […]

Review: Cherry Delight at Frost Bite

There aren’t many local ice cream shops around and visiting Frost Bite in Avon is a must. Frost Bite is located near the intersection of  U.S. Hwy. 36 (Rockville Rd.) and State Rd. 267. You can’t miss the fun blue and white sign with an ice cream cone on it. For many, the shop may […]

Old Bob’s: Worth a Visit

Driving along U.S. 36 (Rockville Rd.) in Avon, you may drive right past Old Bob’s. It’s the store where lawn chairs and mini barns are displayed outside along with Old Bob’s unassuming sign and store front. The next time you’re in Avon, stop at Old Bob’s. I’m a bird watcher and my main reason for stopping […]

Deals and Discounts at Gordmans

Gordmans is a popular discount department store located in Avon, Indiana. Gordmans has been named Gordmans since 1996, but its roots go back to 1936. Prior to being Gordmans, it was the successful Gordman Richmans chain of retail stores. Gordmans is located in the Gable Crossing Shopping Center (next to Gander Mountain). In this discount […]

Budget Books and More at Half Price Books

Half Price Books is a discount bookstore which opened its first location back in 1972 in Texas. There are now locations in sixteen states and there is one in Avon, Indiana. Did I mention it’s the only Half Price Books in Hendricks County? Half Price Books is located in the Gables of Avon shopping plaza […]

Good Greek Gyros at The Mediterranean Grill

Are you like me and enjoy a good sandwich? I seek out places to find tasty sandwiches. I especially dig sandwiches with exotic flavors and I am a fan of gyro sandwiches (slices of seasoned meat atop pita bread). A friend recommended that I visit The Mediterranean Grill in Avon. I stopped in on a […]

Delicious Hot Dogs at DJ’s Hot Dog Co.

  I can’t think of a more all-American food than a hot dog. They’re inexpensive, easy to eat on the go and generally taste pretty good. But I want something better…Let’s talk about where you can find a really good hot dog in Avon. A hot dog so tasty that you can’t wait to go […]