Kate’s Favorite Pics!

When out walking, I admire seats and benches.   Congratulations to Donna Harmon, winner of the Amish-made tea towel and potholder, and a signed copy of one novel from The Legacy of Lancaster Trilogy: CBA bestseller Leaving Lancaster, Pennsylvania Patchwork, or...

Sense of Smell Triggers Memories

When my friend author Kathleen Kohler told me she was going to bake a peach cobbler my taste buds went on high alert and my mind somersaulted to my past as I recalled the succulent fragrance of my mother canning peaches from our tree. I imagined my friend Kathleen...

Kate’s Favorite Pics!

Up at the beach after a recent storm. Please help me congratulate Lisa Peet, Blog Giveaway winner of the Amish-made Shop-N-Tote from Lancaster County, plus a signed copy of one book from The Legacy of Lancaster Trilogy: her choice of CBA bestseller Leaving Lancaster,...

Circulating Letters

Yesterday, I wandered next door to chat with a neighbor. Minutes later in her kitchen, I mentioned how I’d recently met a distant relative from New York State for the first time. In retrospect, I realized I’d forgotten to ask that person if they’d attended the same...