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Amish Life from an Amish Wife

Posted on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 in Amish, Amish Recipes

Amish Life from an Amish Wife

Elaine Jones shares a few words on . . . food Elaine is an Amish wife, mother and business owner. She and her son Seth host traditional Amish meals in their rural Topeka home. Often these gatherings are paired with cooking or quilting demonstrations. Elaine shares a bit of her everyday life here… Thursday forenoon … Continued

Amish Life from an Amish Wife: Garden harvest fills the dinner table with flavor

Posted on Friday, September 16th, 2016 in Amish, Amish Recipes

Amish Life from an Amish Wife: Garden harvest fills the dinner table with flavor

  >>Plan your Authentic Amish experience now By Elaine Jones Such a gorgeous morning and fall is just around the corner — my favorite time of year! The mornings are fresh, the sky is so blue, the clouds are so white, and the harvest is plentiful. I’ve been cleaning out the gardens as things mature. … Continued

National magazines shine spotlight on Elkhart County attractions

Posted on Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 in Amish, Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Museum, Nappanee, Northern Indiana, Outdoor, Places to eat, Shipshewana, Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Uncategorized, Where To Stay

National magazines shine spotlight on Elkhart County attractions

By Terry T. Mark National magazines keep finding their way to northern Indiana and the diverse attractions in the Elkhart County area. Midwest Living magazine recently spotlighted 17 local businesses in a feature headlined “Discover Amish Country” that appears in its 2016 Best of the Midwest Travel magazine. The one-page article did not stop at … Continued

Amish Life from an Amish Wife- Spring

Posted on Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 in Amish, Amish Recipes, Northern Indiana

Amish Life from an Amish Wife- Spring

Elaine Jones shares a few words on Spring Elaine is an Amish wife, mother and business owner. She and her son Seth host traditional Amish meals in their rural Topeka home. Often these gatherings are paired with cooking or quilting demonstrations. Elaine shares a bit of her everyday life here… Here it is April already … Continued

Amish Country, Essenhaus Inn, Shipshewana Flea Market win top marks from group tour operators

Posted on Sunday, April 3rd, 2016 in Amish, Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Must See's & Stops, Nappanee, Shipshewana, Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Where To Stay

By Terry T. Mark Elkhart County is rubbing shoulders with some elite company for its vacationing and hospitality experience, according to a poll last year of group tour operators in the Midwest. The November-December 2015 issue of Groups Today magazine named its top experiences by region in its Readers’ Choice Awards for 2015. Three experiences … Continued

Brewpub, ‘life-changing pizza,’ Elkhart Jazz Festival highlighted in 2016 Indiana Travel Guide

Posted on Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 in Amish, Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Must See's & Stops, Nappanee, Northern Indiana, Places to eat, Quilt Gardens, Quilts, Shipshewana, Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

By Terry T. Mark It may be cloudy and overcast now, but the awol academy inc is getting its moment in the sun in the recently published 2016 Indiana Travel Guide. The highlight is a feature headlined “Amish Surprises” that directs readers to area destinations that visitors might not expect to find in Amish Country. … Continued

Amish Life from an Amish Wife – Food

Posted on Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 in Amish, Amish Recipes, Quilts

Amish Life from an Amish Wife – Food

Elaine Jones shares a few words on . . . Food Elaine is an Amish wife, mother and business owner. She and her son Seth host traditional Amish meals in their rural Topeka home. Often these gatherings are paired with cooking or quilting demonstrations. Elaine shares a bit of her everyday life here… This past … Continued

Amish Life from an Amish Wife – Quilting

Posted on Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 in Amish, Quilts

Amish Life from an Amish Wife – Quilting

Elaine Jones shares a few words on . . . Quilting Elaine is an Amish wife, mother and business owner. She and her son Seth host traditional Amish meals in their rural Topeka home. Often these gatherings are paired with cooking or quilting demonstrations. Elaine shares a bit of her everyday life here… These last … Continued

The Miller

Posted on Thursday, September 10th, 2015 in Amish, Bristol, Must See's & Stops, Northern Indiana, Outdoor, Things to do in Elkhart County

The Miller

When a mill was built, the village needed a miller. The job was advertised in a nearby city or sometimes in faraway places. Some millers learned the skill of milling in Europe and came to work in North America. The miller needed special knowledge to operate, adjust and repair the millwheel, gears and millstones. A … Continued

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