Fun Amish Fact — Courtship

Did you know that courtship is done very secretly among the Amish? Engagements are not usually made public until 1-6 weeks before the wedding! A bride and groom’s closest friends and family members may be told about an upcoming wedding, … Continue reading

Five Steps to a Simpler Life

Note: This article first appeared in the August 2010 issue of the e-newlsetter.  #1 Schedule your time carefully. Make a weekly calendar so you don’t miss a doctor’s appointment, dance recital, or the neighborhood cookout. Keep certain times “off … Continue reading