North America Arts & Culture

Life on the Illinois Prairie

Life on the Illinois Prairie, hosted by Wendy Fleming Dexter, invites listeners to explore the hidden stories beyond the cornfields and factories of small-town Illinois. Drawing on 30 years of firsthand experience in the heart of Amish country, Wendy takes you on a captivating journey, unraveling the mysteries and misconceptions surrounding the Amish way of life. Wendy introduces guests who offer a unique perspective on the Amish community. Together, they delve into the intricacies of Amish traditions, challenging common perceptions and shedding light on the rich tapestry of their lives. A heartwarming podcast that goes beyond the basics, unraveling the complexities of this close-knit community, and showcasing the fascinating stories that lie beneath the surface in Life on the Illinois Prairie.