Congratulations and Thank Yous

Congratulations and Thank Yous

Congratulations to Lisa Towns Myers, winner of the stunning “Star in Common” quilt made by my Old Order Amish friend whom I hold in high regard, Emma Stoltzfus of E.S. Quilts in Lancaster, PA. and to Cheryl Hart, winner of the Kindle Fire 7. Both will also receive a...
Winners and Giveways!

Winners and Giveways!

Congratulations to Patti Bond, Ola K. Norman, Deb Allisbaugh, Mary Ellen Bell, Jen Holland, Diana Montgomery, Maureen, Michelle Conti, Joyce Perkins, and Carol Carman, who each won a signed copy of my new novel, A Letter From Lancaster County. I plan to email each of...
Anticipation

Anticipation

A few short weeks away is the release of my new book, A Letter from Lancaster County! I like to think of myself as a patient person, but truth is I don’t like all this waiting. Long lines at the grocery store are not my favorite, but I usually chat with people and...
Too Late for Spring Cleaning?

Too Late for Spring Cleaning?

Am I the only one who has hung on to arts and crafts projects their children did while in elementary school? Why can’t I give myself permission to toss some of them away? On the top shelf of a basement closet, an open cardboard box contains many drawings. Up too...
Kate’s Favorite Pics

Kate’s Favorite Pics

Three cheers for Patti Gallagher, winner of the two lovely Amish-made Oven Mitts and a Tea Towel from Lancaster, PA, plus her choice of one signed novel from The Legacy of Lancaster County Trilogy: Leaving Lancaster, its sequel  Pennsylvania Patchwork, or Forever...