Topic: Amish

Carb Your Enthusiasm!

Posted on Thursday, December 4th, 2014 in Places to eat, Things to do in Elkhart County

Carb Your Enthusiasm!

1. Pie! Peanut butter cream pie at Middlebury’s Das Dutchman Essenhaus (one of 31 varieties) is made with a crumble of peanut butter covered with a silky filling topped with whipped cream. Bakery Brochure | Essenhaus Fun Facts Das Dutchman Essenhaus 240 US 20 Middlebury, IN 46540 (800) 455-9471 2. Slather fresh-churned butter and homemade … Continued

Get Your Cozy On! Shop for Cozy Comforts in Amish Country.

Posted on Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 in Must See's & Stops, Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County

Get Your Cozy On! Shop for Cozy Comforts in Amish Country.

Enjoy crisp fall days and think about cozy nights checking out the fabulous quilt shops along the Heritage Trail.  Locally handmade quilts hanging from the rafters of The Quilt Shop at Essenhaus invite snuggling. The old-fashioned Amish quilts at Rebecca Haarer’s shop in Shipshewana remind you of nights at grandma’s house. And see art expressed … Continued

Second Saturday Nappanee Bicycle Festival

Posted on Friday, September 5th, 2014 in Uncategorized

Second Saturday Nappanee Bicycle Festival

There’ll be plenty of pedal pushers during the Second Saturday Nappanee Bicycle Festival, September 13, on East Market Street (US 6 East).  Happenings include a 6-mile Memorial Bike Ride, Bike Rodeo and BMX Stunt Shows.  All bike events are free!  Add to the fun with vendors, bicycle demos, prizes, giveaways and more.  So join the … Continued

Bring on the Summer Fun

Posted on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 in Must See's & Stops, Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County

Bring on the Summer Fun

Get on the summer fun wagon. Hop aboard a horse drawn tram to join the excitement at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair, July 18-26, in Goshen, Indiana. It ranks among the nation’s biggest and best, boasting a giant Midway and row upon row of food vendors serving tasty and sometimes surprising fair treats (like deep-fried … Continued

Make Your Summer Swing

Posted on Monday, June 2nd, 2014 in Things to do in Elkhart County

Make Your Summer Swing

The Elkhart Jazz Festival Join the fun when downtown Elkhart sways to the rhythms of red-hot and cool jazz.  Nearly 100 world-class jazz artists bring crowds to their feet at the 27th Elkhart Jazz Festival, June 20-22.  Headliners include Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Aaron Neville and Fourplay along with a host of other jazz greats … Continued

Don’t Miss These Sensational Sips along the Heritage Trail!

Posted on Thursday, April 10th, 2014 in Must See's & Stops, Places to eat, Things to do in Elkhart County

Don’t Miss These Sensational Sips along the Heritage Trail!

Sip not dip the Breakfast Cookies Stout packed with the flavor of cocoa nibs at Iechyd Da Brewing Company 317 North Main Street, Elkhart Iechyddabrewingcompany.com | 574.293.0506 Get a taste of Havanna – hold the cigar – with a mid-afternoon café Cubano at Electric Brew 118 East Washington Street, Goshen TheElectricBrew.com | 574.533.5990 Experience fizzy … Continued

Andrew Skipper Everyday Visits the Daily Grind in Elkhart, IN

Posted on Friday, November 8th, 2013 in Places to eat, Things to do in Elkhart County

Located just steps away from Elkhart’s RiverWalk Culture Trail is the historic Green Block on Lexington Avenue. A fixture of downtown Elkhart, The Daily Grind has called this block home for over 17 years. While it’s known for being the local coffee shop, The Daily Grind offers much more to local residents and visitors alike. … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits the Ruthmere Museum in Elkhart, IN

Posted on Friday, June 14th, 2013 in Museum, Uncategorized

Ruthmere Museum is a Beaux Arts mansion originally built for the Beardsley family in 1910 in Elkhart, IN. The 12,000 square foot mansion has been open to the public since the 1970’s. The industry and careful stewardship of the Beardsleys led to an endowment for the community that we enjoy in many ways today. Ruthmere … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits Garber's Interior Design

Posted on Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County

When entertaining at home, I always try to give my guests more than just a meal. To me, it’s about the entire experience. If I’m throwing a themed dinner party, the food, music, and table settings should all flow together. One of my favorite things about entertaining is setting a beautiful table. I love mixing things … Continued

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