Congratulations and Happy Thanksgiving

Congratulations and Happy Thanksgiving

Please help me congratulate Deborah Gardner, winner of the $100 Amazon gift card plus, a signed copy of either Stage Fright or From Rome With Love. Thank you to all who entered. Happy Thanksgiving November is a time to be thankful.  Thankful for what we have, for the...
Congratulations and Kate’s Favorite Pics

Congratulations and Kate’s Favorite Pics

Please help me congratulate Morgan Maples, winner of the $100 Amazon gift card plus, a signed copy of either Stage Fright or From Rome With Love. Thank you to all who entered. Kate’s Favorite Pics The chilly mornings and damp, mostly gray days mark the change to...
Giveaway Winner and Kate’s Favorite Pics

Giveaway Winner and Kate’s Favorite Pics

Congratulations to Mardell Grayhek, winner of the Amish-made apron and hot-pad from Lancaster County plus one of my signed books: either the new An Amish Christmas Kitchen, Starting from Scratch, A Letter from Lancaster County; or one of 3 books from The Legacy of...
Season of Comfort Food

Season of Comfort Food

Am I the only one whose color and taste pallets changed when I put aside my summer clothes? Suddenly my white sweater holds little appeal, whereas autumn colors such as brown and gold beckon me. My desire for iced tea is now replaced with hot tea, not to mention hot...
Big Plans for Summer Giveaway

Big Plans for Summer Giveaway

As I await the release of An Amish Christmas Kitchen, I realize we’re midway through summer. When did that happen?I had big plans for the summer, including spending more time up at the beach reading. Carrying a bag stuffed full of books and beach towels to the water’s...
Giveaway Winner and Kate’s Favorite Pics

Giveaway Winner and Kate’s Favorite Pics

Congratulations to Anne Rightler, winner of the gorgeous two-sided Amish-made 36” X 16” table-runner made in Lancaster County, plus one signed book: a copy of Starting from Scratch, A Letter from Lancaster County, or one of 3 books from The Legacy of Lancaster County...