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Five places to ease your Christmas shopping stress

Posted on Friday, December 14th, 2018

Five places to ease your Christmas shopping stress

Last-minute Christmas shopping doesn’t have to set off the alarms. These five shops around Elkhart County can help you finish up in time to enjoy all the Christmas cookies you want. Take a taste of Amish Country Shopping at Dutch Country Market is an amazing experience in and of itself, but when you top it … Continued

Three important tips for sharing the road with Amish buggies in Elkhart County

Posted on Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Three important tips for sharing the road with Amish buggies in Elkhart County

Three important tips for sharing the road with Amish buggies in Elkhart County: 1) Take care when driving – buggies travel well under the speed limit 2) Keep a sharp eye out for buggies as you crest hills and round corners 3) Flashing headlights and car horns can startle buggy horses. More information about the … Continued

Hand-made isn’t new at these Amish artisan shops

Posted on Friday, December 7th, 2018

Hand-made isn’t new at these Amish artisan shops

Make your Christmas gift-giving even more special with hand-made foods, home furnishings, and fashions. These Amish artisans and craftsmen have you covered.   Fill the belly Step inside the Dutch Country Market, 11401 C.R. 16, Middlebury, and meet Norm and Katie Lehman. Their store is stocked with old-fashioned foods either made by the Lehmans or … Continued

Shop Hop From Your Sofa!

Posted on Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Shop Hop From Your Sofa!

Need last minute gifts, but no time to shop? Here are just a few places Elkhart County locals love with online stores offering great gifts for your loved ones. Goertzen Pottery Specializing in functional ceramics, one-of-a-kind wood fired pottery, internationally recognized kitchenware and exhibition pieces. Located inside the Old Bag Factory. Goertzen Pottery   Olympia … Continued

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