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Essenhaus: Fried Chicken, Flea Market and… Fashion Show?

Amish Country in Northern Indiana is a place I visit frequently and has become a reunion of sorts for my family. Flea market, fried chicken and friends is what I equate with the area, but now I have something new Read more >

5 More Indiana Places Where I’d Like to Be Snowed In

It was almost two years ago that I sat stuck in my house courtesy of a big winter storm, thinking of five Indiana places where I wouldn’t mind being snowed in. Now, another big storm has begun (the weather folks Read more >

Relax in Indiana’s Amish Country

When I was a little girl, I was fascinated by the Amish. I read every book our local library had on the subject. Indiana is fortunate to have several Amish communities that add their flavor to the culture of our Read more >

Amish Country please

Wanting to get away from the fast-pace city for a while? Looking for some good old country fun and yummy Amish pastries? Then it’s definitely time to travel to northern Indiana and visit Amish country! Whether you are planning a Read more >

10 things to do in Indiana before summer ends

Though summer officially ends on September 22, for thousands of families, summer effectively ends with the ring of the first school bell. In some cities, that’s as early as the second week of August. If the end of summer has Read more >

Quilt Gardens in Amish Country

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Shipshewana – Playground for All

Mom and I took a quick road trip to Shipshewana (about 3 hours from Indy) this past weekend. Shipshewana is in the heart of Northern Indiana Amish Country. We stayed at the Amish Country Inn part of the Wana Waves Read more >