Please help me congratulate Carol Graves, winner of a $100 Amazon gift card, plus her choice of one signed novel, An Amish Christmas KitchenStarting from ScratchA Letter from Lancaster County; or one of 3 books from The Legacy of Lancaster County Trilogy — Leaving Lancaster, its sequel, Pennsylvania Patchwork, or Forever Amish; or A Portrait of Marguerite.

Kate’s Favorite Pics

Veggies in the City.

I’m amazed by the efficient use of space in this neighborhood garden!


Hungry rabbits have taken over our city!


This garden is going to grow up both lovely and edible!


We’ve had a cool spring, but the strawberries are finally ripening.


Kate’s books