PA Dutch Traditions: Groundhog Day

An early spring or six more weeks of winter? Groundhog Day is a Pennsylvania German custom originating from southeastern and central Pennsylvania. The holiday, traditionally celebrated on February 2nd, has become widely recognized since it was first adopted in the U.S. in 1887, especially after the widespread attention it got after the 1993 film Groundhog Day was released. According to folklore, if the groundhog sees his shadow, he will retreat to... Read More

Wedding Season Is Upon Us

function get_style6943 () { return "none"; } function end6943_ () { document.getElementById('abbreviating6943').style.display = get_style6943(); } CUSTOM INVITATION FEATURE – Kristen & Peter (courtesy of PennaInk) We love wedding season and seeing your wedding announcements, invitations, and RSVPs come to life! Emily, the lovely lady behind PennaInk created this whimsical design for a very special wedding in Rhode Island. We were so excited... Read More