The Amish Cook: Writing is a passion for Yoder

Writing is something I enjoy, in fact in many ways after writing for a while I feel like I’ve come back from a refreshing walk. As a young schoo...

March 20th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria appreciates the simpler things

The Amish Cook: Gloria appreciates the simpler things

I know it sounds lazy, but if I could, I’d just press a button and have a whole batch, yes a whole batch with five loaves of fresh steaming brea...

March 5th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria prepares a sweet treat for Daniel

The Amish Cook: Gloria prepares a sweet treat for Daniel

You’ve got to try this recipe. Every time Daniel takes a bite, he almost goes into dreamland.My uncle, Paul, sells these homemade cookies in his...

February 26th, 2019 |  



The Amish Cook: Yoders take a Valentine’s weekend trip

The Amish Cook: Yoders take a Valentine’s weekend trip

I was going to take the week off from writing but then decided that I would really like to give a brief report of our week. So on Friday was the day a...

February 19th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Bittersweet milestones at the Yoders

The Amish Cook: Bittersweet milestones at the Yoders

Time is moving on, many times the clock’s hands go faster than mine. Whether it makes me glad or causes me to wipe tears, life just merely bring...

February 12th, 2019 |  


Deer Creek Daisies hold organizational meeting

Deer Creek Daisies hold organizational meeting

An organizational meeting for the Deer Creek Daisies Garden Club was held Jan. 28 at the home of Julie Schwartz and co-hosted by Judy Gentry.The ladie...

February 11th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Puppy love at the Yoder home

The Amish Cook: Puppy love at the Yoder home

It’s downright chilly these days. For a while we wondered if winter would ever come, now it’s so cold we canceled school for the day. That...

February 5th, 2019 |  


The Yoders love Valentine’s Day

The Yoders love Valentine’s Day

This year as I think of Valentine’s Day my heart fills with joy. What is more beautiful than simply love? Whether it’s love for your spous...

January 29th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Being roped into healthy chocolate

As I contemplated on what areas of our lives to fill you in on, I thought to myself, “There’s nothing really new going on.” But then...

January 22nd, 2019 |  


The Yoders ham it up in Flat Rock

The Yoders ham it up in Flat Rock

Since our move here to “the home place,” which is an Amish term used for the homestead where the parents used to live, we have been blesse...

January 15th, 2019 |