Ohio's Amish Country
Amish weddings are traditionally held on Tuesdays or Thursdays in later fall after the harvest. Amish wedding tradition has had to give way to practicality. Weddings are now held year round and on other days to accommodate the number of couples getting married.
Courtship among the Amish is more secretive. A couple won't announce their engagement until just a few weeks before their wedding. They keep it a secret (as long as they can). It is always an occasion for a new dress for the bride. They typically don't wear white but one of the more acceptable colors of their ...
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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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A honeymoon doesn’t have to be expensive, insisted Donna Marie Golden, owner of the 17-unit collection of chalets, cabins, cottages and villas that comprise her wildly popular Donna’s Premier Lodging — one of the area’s finest bed and breakfasts and a popular destination for couples.
“With the exquisite, snow-covered rolling hills of the Amish countryside as a backdrop, couples who want to rekindle their relationship by planning a honeymoon, or just a romantic getaway, can stay in one of our cabins or chalets for the ultimate in seclusion, or one of our well-appointed suites or villas to be ...
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