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: Jennifer Yoder
Growing up in Holmes County, Ohio’s Amish Country, I never fully appreciated just how lucky I was. Looking back, one of my favorite things to do was go to my grandma’s house on Saturday afternoon. The afternoons that I loved the most were the ones when we got in her jeep and traveled the few miles from Farmerstown to Charm, getting excited and pointing out all the horses along the way.
We would end up at a quaint little country shop called Millers Dry Goods. As a kid, I thought the store was a magical place. There were fabric ...
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Spring marks the rebirth of Amish Country. The lush greenery and rolling hills that comprise the picturesque landscape are a production unlike any other. But a fresh season of entertainment options found at the Ohio Star Theater, located on the Dutch Valley campus in Sugarcreek, come in at a close second.
The Ohio Star Theater was relaunched in April 2017, moving from a modest space inside the Carlisle Inn Sugarcreek to a state-of-the-art theater packed with the latest sound technology.
“No matter where you’re sitting, the sound experience is phenomenal,” said Vicki VanNatta, public relations coordinator ...
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