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 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria serves up ham & cheese soup

The Amish Cook: Gloria serves up ham & cheese soup

As I contemplated on what areas to fill you in on this week, I thought, “Well, there’s not much I enjoy more than writing about family lif...

January 8th, 2019 |  


Deercreek Daisies celebrate Christmas 2018

Deercreek Daisies celebrate Christmas 2018

On a cool evening the Deercreek Daisies met in Washington Court House to enjoy friendship and fellowship.They first enjoyed a delicious dinner of Smok...

December 25th, 2018 |  



The Amish Cook: Cozy winters with the Yoders

Winter months do have a twist all their own. For many of us Amish housewives, the quiet winter months are a time to catch up on sewing for our growing...

December 25th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: Winter for the birds at the Yoders

How is everyone? Ready to settle down after the holidays and have a quieter schedule? I know winter does tend to be long and cold and gray, but I do e...

December 19th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: A very Yoder Christmas

We bade the birth parents farewell. The door shut behind them. Could it be true? We looked at each other then at our darling children. Would they real...

December 11th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: A beautiful Yoder Christmas story – Part 1

Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part column from Gloria about their long journey through the foster care system and, ultimately, to ado...

December 4th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: Deer memories for the Yoders

DANIEL:So we all like to make memories you know, and tonight was one of those nights, today was the last day of deer season for shotgun, so I told Jul...

November 27th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: An Amish Thanksgiving

Tuesday evening as I looked around the circle of friends, both Amish and non- Amish I just wished there was a way to reach any of you readers who are ...

November 19th, 2018 |  


Kelleys celebrate 50 years

Kelleys celebrate 50 years

Rick and Georgette Kelley recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on November 16, 1968 at New Bridge Baptist Church in H...

November 19th, 2018 |