Iced coffee cools a hot summer

These summer days are just prime for salads, from lettuce, tomatoes, and onions to cukes or radishes, they all get chopped up and tossed into a salad....

July 18th, 2019 |  


2019 Daylily Show held recently

2019 Daylily Show held recently

On June 22, the Fayette County Master Gardener Volunteers held their fifth-annual Daylily Show. The show is open to everyone statewide. There are cate...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Daisies attend Lebanon Garden Tour

Daisies attend Lebanon Garden Tour

On Saturday, June 22 the Deer Creek Daisies journeyed to Lebanon for the 29th-annual Lebanon Garden Tour.According to a brochure handed out during the...

July 10th, 2019 |  



The Amish Cook: Amish roots in an unlikely place and a prize-winning pie

The Amish Cook: Amish roots in an unlikely place and a prize-winning pie

Gloria is taking a much-deserved summer week off. She’ll return next week with more fun from Yoders.So, this week we’ll share some special...

June 26th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Yoders’ summer grilled cheese, new twist on an old favorite

From my perch inside the sewing room window where I am writing, I’m enjoying birds’ morning songs. They are just going for it. I love earl...

June 18th, 2019 |  


Washington Garden Club holds first meeting of summer

The first meeting of the summer for the Washington Garden Club was held recently at the Rusty Keg Restaurant for lunch. Winnie Gregory, Lee Reno, Joan...

June 17th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Yoders anticipating adoption

If you could see me at the moment you would probably laugh out right.Tonight as I was getting ready for bed I discovered that today was column day. Yo...

June 5th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria talks about the Amish

Editor’s Note: I really liked this column from Gloria, because she accurately illustrates the vast variety of views within the Amish church. As ...

May 29th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria spreads cheer

The Amish Cook: Gloria spreads cheer

So here we are, another week has come and gone. Wherever we are there are appointments to be met and projects to be done. Life is full of them. Days b...

May 20th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria’s spring mushrooms

The Amish Cook: Gloria’s spring mushrooms

As a very young girl, I recall my dad taking us children mushroom hunting. It was a highlight for all of us. I remember once when we as a family all w...

May 8th, 2019 |