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Enjoy Nature’s Beauty

By Catie Noyes • Editor Published: May 1, 2015 12:10 AM
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In this edition of Amish Heartland we take you on an adventure in mushroom hunting - Morel Mushrooms to be exact. We are at the peak of the season, and many avid hunters have already reeled in their finds. The Amish are no strangers to this hobby and you may even notice they are absent from their businesses from time-to-time taking advantage of the warm sunny weather.
Morel mushroom hunting can be an intricate processes. Having the right supplies is important and making sure that while you are hunting, you are taking care to conserve the environment in which you are hunting. Some of the most plentiful spaces could be easily destroyed if proper precautions are not taken.
I attended a lecture by a woman who is a self-proclaimed naturalist and shared some tips from her experiences in mushroom hunting. Whether you are looking to take up mushroom hunting or not, just getting out in the great outdoors can be what you need to relieve some stress.
The warmer weather also means people will be gearing up for their yard work and may find that it is about time they prepared for that outdoor landscaping project they have been meaning to do. Kauffman Lawn Furniture should be one of your first stops. Their poly furniture is guaranteed to hold out in all weather conditions, is maintenance free and has a lifetime guarantee.
David Kauffman and his family want to treat you to the customer service you deserve and see that you are satisfied with your purchase. Their professional delivery service and set-up makes it easy for you to shop and not have to worry about how you will get your items home.
Sol’s in Berlin is always a popular stop. With hundreds of vendor booths filled with crafts, Amish country memorabilia and other unique items, you are sure to find something for everyone.  Now through October, be sure to stop by Sol’s for fesh made kettle corn, buggy rides and ice cream samples. It’s a great time to plan your trip to   Amish country.
For the second year, Sol’s will be helping out with the Pet Parade and Art Festival at the Berlin Park. Bring your pets on June 27 and enter them in contests like biggest and smallest dog as well as a look-a-like contest for owners and their dogs. It is sure to be a fun day for you and your pet.
So many exciting things are in store for the summer months in Amish country. The small towns are coming to life with plenty of promotions and events for all to enjoy. Be sure to check out our calendar of events to see what could be in store for your next trip to Amish country.

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