Batteries and the Amish

Today is National Battery Day, of all things, but here in Ohio's Amish Country batteries play a huge role in local Amish life. From powering sewing machines and tools to tails lights on their buggies the use of batteries allow many Amish families a taste of the luxury of electricity.

What you can DO NOW to prepare for your spring garden!

Mid-winter blues hit hard in your home this year? Well, the good news is that spring is right around the corner, only 35 days and counting. Just because you can't get your hands in the dirt just yet doesn't mean that there aren't things you need to be doing now to prepare for your spring and summer gardens!

Get a Jump on Spring Cleaning with this Local Homemade Recipe

It's been a brutal winter here in Ohio's Amish Country and like  the rest of the country we're dreaming of spring! But just because it looks like we'll have several more weeks of winter doesn't mean that you can't get a jump start on your spring cleaning! In fact, this is the perfect time of year to jump into a deep clean of the inside of your home.

Amish Country Events

Lena's Amish Granola Giveaway!

One of the best things about living in Ohio's Amish Country is the availability of fresh and delicious local foods! Unlike larger cities here in Holmes Country we have the opportunity to build relationships and enjoy local products that are produced by our very own friends and neighbors and Lena's Amish Granola is one of our favorites!