Thursday on Amish Wisdom: Erik Wesner

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I’m thrilled to have Amish America blogger, Erik Wesner, back on the show this week. We’ll be catching up with Erik about his latest projects and some of the fascinating topics he’s been talking about over at his blog. Topics like: Amish salvage stores and food safety, Amish homes, Amish settling in “atypical” places across the country–the South, West, etc., Could you live without technology?, favorite Amish businesses and much, much more.

Have a question for Erik? Leave it below, send it on twitter (@suzannewfisher) or call in to 1-877-864-4869.

More about Erik: Erik Wesner is an independent expert on the Amish and their business practices, andpreviously spent a decade as a sales manager and record-breaking salesperson at Nashville’s Southwestern Company. He divides his time between Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, where he has strong ties to the Amish community, and Poland, the country of his roots. He also writes the popular blog Amish America at, covering Amish business, culture, and other topics.

For a chance to win a copy of Amish Values for Your Family, leave a comment. Winner will be notified next week via email.

About Suzanne

Suzanne Woods Fisher writes bestselling, award winning fiction and non-fiction books about the Old Order Amish for Revell Books. Her interest in the Plain People began with her Old Order German Baptist grandfather, raised in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Suzanne's app, Amish Wisdom, delivers a daily Amish proverb to your phone or iPad. She writes a bi-monthly column for Christian Post and Cooking & Such magazine. She lives with her family in California and raises puppies for Guide Dogs for the Blind. To Suzanne's way of thinking, you can't take life too seriously when a puppy is running through your house with someone's underwear in its mouth.


  1. Patsy says:

    I read Erik's blog and love it. I really enjoy reading about the Amish. I would really enjoy this book.


  2. where’s my post? not writing the whole post out again lol you missed a typo mods