Unexpected Facts You Probably Don’t Know About the Amish

By Rachel

Concealed from the rest of the world with their old-fashioned ways, the Amish population is rather isolated and rarely in the public eye. Often misunderstood, there’s so much more to them than buggies, bonnets, and beards. For one, they don’t actually go to church, and among their various, uncommon wedding traditions, Amish brides have a good reason for not wearing white dresses. The lack of electricity hides away a small, unique community with a charming culture few outsiders have witnessed, and one that’s definitely worth a closer look.