The Amish Cook
The 7th month of 2013 is history already. Another year going by way too fast! I want the boys to pull the onions out of our garden today. Don’t know if the saying is true about not letting the August sun hit your onions (for storage). Seems by that time of year they are ready to be pulled an…
Here's a rundown of a recent day.
This is Tuesday evening around 10 p.m. It’s late and I should join the rest of the family and go to bed. It seems our days are filled with all the extra cleaning we are doing plus gardening.
It is windy and looks like rain. This whole week seems to have been rainy and stormy. Yesterday we managed to get half of our laundry dried before the rain came.
It is July 30 and 2012 is already halfway over. A happy fifth birthday to nephew Steven, Jacob and Emma’s son. I find it hard to believe he will be starting school this fall. Time seems to go faster every year.
We had a steady rain earlier this morning. It amounted to almost two-tenths of an inch. Every little bit helps the grass, crops and gardens.
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The mercury on our thermometer dipped down to 39 degrees this morning. After having had warm weather last week it makes it feel even colder.
Today, January 24, is my daughter Susan's 15th birthday. She wants to bake her own cake, so we'll have that along with ice cream tonight.
Editor's Note: Lovina is spending the week of Dec 27 with her children who are on their holiday break. Her column will return in its regular format next week. New Year's Day is a celebratory occasion among the Amish. I have heard stories for years of how Lovina's Grandpa Graber ushered in th…
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