Share your thoughts with the Amish America community
Below you’ll find over 100 of our most popular discussion posts, covering a vast range of topics–from controversial issues to a lighter look at Amish life. Scroll down to browse individual posts. Or use the links list to jump to a category of your choice.
Quilts, soap, canning & more
The Lighter Side
Amish on TV
Inside an Amish Home
Inside an Amish Business
Newly Added: Amish Lists (10 largest communities, favorite pastimes, top names & more)
Joining the Amish
When a son joins the Amish
When a son joins the Amish: What about photos?
Do Amish evangelize?
Joining the Amish after 50
If you “left the English”, what would you gain?
Joining the Amish: 45 years later
Remedies, vaccines & health
Do you believe in natural remedies?
Burn remedy or emergency room?
How to beat a summer cold?
Are vitamins and supplements worth buying?
Why Amish vaccinate less
Dr. Holmes Morton and Amish genetics
What’s your favorite Amish food?
The Riddle of Amish Scrapple and Other Mystery Meats
Amish peanut butter
What do Amish eat?
What’s your favorite Amish restaurant?
Would you buy food from an Amish salvage store?
Are Amish “saved”?
Do you know these 10 Amish terms?
What do Amish think about atheists?
What if it says “Amish” and it’s not?
Is Amish clothing really “Plain”?
Do we romanticize the Amish?
What’s your favorite Amish community?
8 reasons Amish may be headed your way
7 million Amish by the year 2100?
Which Amish community will you be visiting?
5 Fast-growing settlements
State-by-state Amish guide
Does anyone still write letters?
Which technology could you give up?
Do you ever use mass transport?
Why do we treasure old books?
Would you give up the internet for $1 million?
What does “wealth” mean to you?
Photo credits: Joining the Amish- Cindy Seigle/flickr; Amish fiction book- A Promise for Miriam by Vanetta Chapman; Amish dolls- Brenda Henry; Wedding rings- MyTudut/flickr; Camera- ilco/sxc.hu; Bus- Karyn Christner/flickr