Organization 101

Is there a class called Organization 101? I need it! I realize there are compulsively neat individuals who are unhappy, and I don’t wish to make light of them. But I’m not one and have even considered hiring someone to help me get organized. Day after day, letters and...

Amish-style Entertainment

“What would the Amish be doing?” my husband asked me when I told him I didn’t want to watch TV after we’d finished eating. “They’d be sprucing up the kitchen,” I said, glancing into the gloomy dark sky. “By hand, no dishwasher.” I...

Do the Amish Celebrate Easter?

The Amish do not observe Advent or Lent, but Easter is given special emphasis, minus all the trappings of the English world. Easter may or may not fall on a preaching Sunday. (every other week) Apparently some Amish families color eggs, but the Easter Bunny is not...