Posts Categorized: Plain Talk Blog

Raising Awareness in October (and a giveaway)

Gathering the Threads

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 »

Update on Amish of Summer Grove


Hello, dear reader friends! I’m very grateful to everyone who has contacted me, asking about the next book in the Amish of Summer Grove series. I’m thrilled over each letter that has expressed a keen interest in the series! The third and final book in the Amish of Summer Grove series is titled Gathering the… Read more »

Three Places I’d Like to Be ~ Annual Quilt Giveaway


Update: We have a winner of an autographed copy of “The Angel of Forest Hill” and of the Amish-made quilt. Congrats to Donna K of North Carolina! And to all of you . . . thank you so much for participating. I wish I had time to respond to every post, both here on my… Read more »

Little Cooks in the Kitchen ~ Recipe and Christmas Novella Giveaway


*Winners of the giveaway are Louise start of e-mail address is edl…) and Juanita (start of e-mail address is ser…). Ladies, you should’ve received an e-mail from me already. I look forward to hearing from you soon. ♥           Mixing chocolate, cream cheese, and other ingredients into a bowl, Rose breathed… Read more »

Giveaway. Release Day for “Fraying at the Edge”


*THANK YOU to everyone who participated in the giveaway and helped to get the word out about the release of Fraying at the Edge.  Congratulations to Alison of Mount Joy, Pennsylvania! She’s our winner of the giveaway. She’s won an autographed copy of Ties That Bind and Fraying at the Edge as well as an… Read more »