Ah, the kitchen. Often the heart of the household. When children are small, it seems like Mom (and many times Dad) often spend a large portion of the day in the kitchen, either preparing meals, cleaning up, and sometimes grabbing a bite to eat over the sink. After preparing a stellar meal, such as for… Read more »
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Blue skies, smilin’ at me Nothin’ but blues skies do I see Bluebirds singing a song Nothin’ but bluebirds all day long Never saw the sun shinin’ so bright Never saw things lookin’ so right Noticin’ the days hurryin’ by When you’re in love, my how they fly Blue days, all of them gone Nothin’… Read more »
Update: The winner of the hardback, large print copy of The Angel of Forest Hills and The Four Seasons of Lancaster County 2017 Calendar is Pat of Orange Port, Florida. Congratulations, Pat! This is a guest post by Erin Woodsmall, Cindy’s daughter-in-law. Like many people, when I enter the New Year, I often look back on the… Read more »
Update: The winner of the autographed copies of The Sound of Sleigh Bells, The Christmas Singing, The Dawn of Christmas, Amish Christmas at North Star, and this year’s release, The Angel of Forest Hill is Linda of Macon, Missouri. Congratulations, Linda! My house is a house of dog lovers. Maybe more of us would be cat lovers if my husband… Read more »
October is “awareness month” for many important things: breast cancer, liver cancer, Down syndrome, pregnancy and infant loss, and domestic violence are just a few that I know about. But I want to talk about a cause that has affected our family personally in the past year: dwarfism (also known as skeletal dysplasia). This collection… Read more »