Posts Tagged: Giveaways

Home Fires and the Amish

Facts about the Amish

While visiting an Amish friend this past in winter, I woke to the gentle creaking of old wooden steps, and I knew my dear friend was on her way to the cellar to add wood to the stove. Her husband was on a three-day hunt, and while he’s gone she’s diligent about maintaining the wood… Read more »

Amish Letters & Contest

I received another letter from one of my Amish friends today. As I handled the long white envelope that arrived in my mailbox, I thought about how it had been in a home built in the 1700s and addressed to me in the same manner as if it were the 1700s—by candlelight. I slit open… Read more »

Amish-made Quilt Contest

I’m having a special contest that will only last until February 15. CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. The winner of the quilt is Facebook fan Mary Collins! CONGRATULATIONS, MARY! The prize is an Amish-made quilt! The one seen in the photo above. This quilt was sewn by Anna, who is the daughter of a bishop. She’s… Read more »