Family Friendly Activities

Planning your summer bucket list? Ingrid is sharing all the must see places in Amish County of Illinois!

Each week she will feature one of her favorite spots in our area! If you’re planning a family trip you won’t want to miss Ingrid’s kid friendly activities


Flesor's Candy Kitchen

You can't visit Amish Country with out stopping by Flesor's Candy Kitchen for lunch or just a sweet treat! Here's what you need to know about visiting this old fashion soda fountain!

Where to stay when visiting Amish Country

Ingrid shares her favorite things about their stay at the Holiday Inn in Tuscola!

El Taco Tako

One of our absolute favorite places ever to eat is El Tako Taco in Arcola! If you have never been, you are missing out on some of the best and most authentic Mexican cuisine our area has to offer - hands down it is AMAZING!!!!

The Pantry

My kids are picky eaters - and I mean picky…. If it isn’t macaroni and cheese or pizza or chicken nuggets, it is pretty much non-existent food for them.  They do branch out a bit, but in all seriousness; it isn’t too far off from that.  When we decide to go out to eat, i...

Hiking at Camp Camfield & Northend Pub

Lunch with a lake view? Check out Northend Pub and Grill!

Beachy's Bulk Foods

Parties. I love parties! Well, I should clarify…. I love planning parties! If I could make a worthwhile business out of planning parties, I would have a side gig - I just take too long to plan them and pay too much attention to every single detail. Literally. I make a final walk-through check...

Sullivan Park & Library

One of the BEST summertime activities, leading to good nighttime sleep is visiting area parks and playgrounds! Our family has visited pretty much all of the parks within an hour radius of our home - I think parks/playgrounds are a fantastic “filler”…. When we’re going on an ...