Congratulations to Jackie Tessnair, the winner of the gorgeous Amish-made Quillow from Lancaster County, plus one of my Amish books, a signed copy of 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

The Seattle area managed to avoid snow this winter – until now. February snowfall!

Oops, I forgot to bring the hummingbird feeder in for the night.

Oops, I forgot to bring the hummingbird feeder in for the night.

 

Scene out our living room window on the first morning.

Scene out our living room window on the first morning.

 

A stunning sight on the way to the nature preserve.

A stunning sight on the way to the nature preserve.

 

Pausing to catch my breath during a brisk walk in the pristine snow.

Pausing to catch my breath during a brisk walk in the pristine snow.