Recipe: Corn Chowder

On Wednesday our Facebook fans were asked to vote for the recipe they’d prefer out of three options. With the arrival of the harvest and the great fruits and vegetables it brings, the theme for this month’s recipe choices was comfort … Continue reading

Featured Fiction Giveaway: A Plain Man

A Plain Man by Mary Ellis (April 2014) About the Book: Bestselling author Mary Ellis offers an engaging new standalone Amish romance about a prodigal seeking to find his way home. Though Caleb Beachy lived in the Englisch world for … Continue reading

Visit Shreve and Fredericksburg, Ohio with Mary Ellis

When readers and tourists alike think of Ohio’s Amish country, they usually think of Sugarcreek, Walnut Creek, and Berlin. But I cherish some of the lesser-known small towns like Shreve and Fredericksburg, the setting for my latest release, A Plain … Continue reading

Monthly Gathering – October 2014

Gathering has a few different meanings, including “an assemblage of people” and “a collection, assemblage, or compilation of anything.” (Definitions taken from So let’s gather together to enjoy this gathering of Amish-related posts and books! This is your chance to revisit your … Continue reading