Help me congratulate Lucy Nix, winner of the adorable Amish-made pillow, plus one of my Amish books. Either Starting from ScratchA Letter from Lancaster County, or one of 3 books from The Legacy of Lancaster County TrilogyLeaving Lancaster, its sequel, Pennsylvania Patchwork, or Forever Amish.

Kate’s Favorite Pics

I just visited the local mercantile store and nursery in search of a daphne odora in bloom (I love the fragrance!) but came home without a single plant. Many other items beckoned me! How did I resist?

This cute display met me inside the nursery.

This adorable display met me inside the nursery.

 

I never see bulbs without thinking of my book A Letter from Lancaster County!

I never see bulbs without thinking of my book A Letter from Lancaster County!

 

I wondered if anyone would know these flowers were silk.

 

Is this a cute display, or what?

Is this a cute display, or what?