Amish Wisdom Recap: A Christmas Mourning, Shipshewana, Dress Patterns, Quilting, & Banana Bread

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If you haven’t had a chance to take a stroll around Amish Wisdom lately, here is a recap of what went on this week:


On Monday’s Book Nook, we interviewed Laura Bradford, author of A Christmas Mourning.


Martha Bolton gave us a glimpse at Christmastime in Shipshewana on Tuesday’s Traveler’s Tips.


Where do Amish women get the patterns for their dresses? Find out on this week’s Ask the Amish.


In yesterday’s Beyond the Bonnets, Myra Harder explored the rich Amish tradition of quilting.

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Stop by today’s Cook’s Corner for an Amish recipe for banana bread that uses two surprising ingredients!

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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. Marilyn R says:

    Another great week of blogs! Thank you.