Bruce Stambaugh

    Amish buggies in Ohio’s Amish Country maybe all black, but they definitely aren’t all the same. The nondescript, unobtrusive color merely keeps them uniform and modest.
    Even if they all are black, a closer look reveals that there are many differences in buggies. These variances are especially true for buggies owned by younger Amish men. Particular attention is paid to the kind of accessories included on their buggies. After all, a buggy can last for 30 years if it is well maintained.
    At least two-dozen buggy shops are sprinkled around the greater Holmes County area. That way ...
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By: LaVonne De Bois´╗┐

 

Fry Pies are as common as Horse and Buggies, especially in Ohio Amish Country, Holmes County.  What is the difference between a good ole' fashioned slice of pie and a fry pie?  For one, you don't need to eat it with a fork.  Two; the Fry Pie is wrapped in a delicious thin crust with your favorite filling; and three, they are cheaper than a slice of pie.  Fry Pies can be found in nearly every bakery or perhaps along the back roads at a family roadside stand.  This ...
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Dave Mast

When it comes to mouth-watering pastries, fresh baked goods and home-grown seasonal produce, few can match the quality, flavor and taste of Hershberger’s Farm & Bakery. Known for its expansive bakery and aisles of fresh produce, Hershberger’s is a destination for many who travel to Amish Country. However, Hershberger’s is much more than just food. The growing business located just west of Berlin is truly a family affair, and
according to manager Stephen Hershberger, this family business is expanding again to provide even more quality entertainment for the entire family.

The newest addition is a beautiful expansion on their petting zoo ...
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