Saloma Miller Furlong
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The Luck of the Amish

Published: March 30, 2011
Botanist wrote:That’s interesting, Saloma. I’ve not heard of the superstitions regarding knives/scissors, birds, or thunder before, but all the others are familiar and[...]
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Closing the Door

Published: March 24, 2011
Anonymous wrote:  What are some of the “secrets” the Amish keep from outsiders? Does the “Pow Wow” type of healing really work? How[...]
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Amish Genetics

Published: March 23, 2011
Deanna wrote: How do they deal with the issue of practically everyone being related? Deanna, this question deserves a longer answer, because it is[...]
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Indoor Plumbing

Published: March 23, 2011
Deanna wrote: I have so many questions. But I’ll ask two. I didn’t read the other questions (I’m in a bit of a hurry[...]
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A Full Life

Published: March 16, 2011
I thought I would get a chance to do another blog posting before now, but life is full for us at the moment.[...]
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