Thank you to everyone who helped me celebrate my new book contract with Harvest House Publishers! I appreciate each one of you.

KayLee from NY is the winner of the two adorable Amish-made dolls, plus a signed book from The Legacy of Lancaster Trilogy! Her pick of LeavingLancaster, Pennsylvania Patchwork, or Forever Amish. Congratulations to her!

Water Fowl on Lake Washington


Ducklings huddling together for safety and warmth.


Mama Mallard looking after her young in a shallow, swampy area.


Canada geese on the alert, ready to protect their young.