|Amish Cook 09-11|
By: Lovina Eicher
Laundry is hanging on the lines drying really quickly with the sun and breeze blowing. It took longer than usual to do the washing as the motor on the washing machine kept shutting down. I will have to have my husband Joe look at it when he comes home from work. We usually wash clothes on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays but had to wait until today because we were out of gas. It is not fun filling up the gas jugs in town when the gas is over four dollars a gallon. It would be lots cheaper to do laundry the way we did when we were growing up. It was a lot harder work, though, and I remember how tiresome it was to push the handle on the washing machine back and forth.
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