Mom pinch hits for Gloria

Cheery greetings to everyone. This is Gloria’s Mom. With the holidays looming and her being a busy Mom, she could use some extra time to regroup...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


An all-time favorite cookie recipe

An all-time favorite cookie recipe

Hello!I have always done a lot of baking this time of the year. I love having a plate of different kinds of cookies ready in a short time to take to f...

November 19th, 2021 |  


Pumpkin rolls popular this time of year

Pumpkin rolls popular this time of year

Thanksgiving is rolling around, and Christmas is around the bend.Plans are in the making. This year the children are all excited to spend Christmas wi...

November 16th, 2021 |  



Something fishy at the Yoders’

Julia and I were making several types of energy balls when Daddy walked into the kitchen announcing his plans to head back to the pond and tackle his ...

November 10th, 2021 |  


Pumpkins aren’t just for Halloween anymore

Pumpkins aren’t just for Halloween anymore

Fall and frost have just joined us for awhile, but you can still see lots of pumpkins still around. Soon, some will turn into delicious soups, pies, c...

November 9th, 2021 |  


Bergheimer presents program at Genealogical Society meeting

Bergheimer presents program at Genealogical Society meeting

Genealogical DNA expert Kelli Bergheimer presented her program, “Mystery First Cousin” on Oct. 15 at the meeting of Fayette County Genealo...

November 9th, 2021 |  


With weather getting cooler, it’s soup time

With weather getting cooler, it’s soup time

Hello!With the weather a little cooler, it’s soup time.Nothing tastes better that a warm bowl of hearty comforting soup on a chilly fall day, wi...

November 5th, 2021 |  


A recipe for well-behaved children

The question has been popping up again, “Why are Amish children so well behaved?” Smiling to myself, it becomes pretty apparent that those...

November 3rd, 2021 |  


The Amish Cook praying for Haiti

The Amish Cook praying for Haiti

Good morning, as I gaze out the west window the full moon hangs in all its splendor. As always I stand in awe how it is not altered even a tad in the ...

October 26th, 2021 |  


Cider house rules at the Yoders’

Cider house rules at the Yoders’

A sense of relief trickles through me as I watch the children romping in the leaves for the first time. Summer is a highlight at our house. We love ou...

October 19th, 2021 |