Amana Colonies

Holiday Fun in the Amana Colonies

For my husband Keith, the Amana Colonies is Christmas rolled up in a big stocking! We traveled to the Colonies the first weekend in...

Unexpected Encounters along the Amana Trail

Most years the first weekend in December you can find us at Amana Colonies during the magical Prelude to Christmas. The colonies make us...

Red Combines 1915- 2015 a great read while you ride

Hitting the road soon?  If so, consider Octane Press’s new book Red Combines 1915-2015 to take along while you wile away the miles! Since...

Windmill House Amana Colonies

Every winter we are drawn back to the beauty of the Amana Colonies. The first weekend of December finds us celebrating Prelude to Christmas...

Christmas in Amana, plan today!

So it’s not Christmas in July, it’s preplanning in August. The first full weekend in December, Amana Colonies turns into a winter wonderland with...