Shipshewana Series

New Amish Romance Release

April 14, 2021 /

I am so happy to share with you my newest release, The Baby Next Door. I want to thank everyone who has ordered or downloaded a copy. The Baby Next…

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Excerpt 1, MW

October 20, 2012 /

Material Witness, Excerpt #1 Today I thought I’d share a short excerpt from Material Witness. This is from Chapter 10 (page 121). Melinda has learned that her son, Aaron —…

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Everything Amish

October 6, 2012 /

Blogging and Everything Amish So how do you like the new look of my blog? The blue reminds me of  kitchen curtains, and the brown and orange remind me of…

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Material Witness

August 4, 2012 /

Shipshewana Amish Mystery – Material Witness In just 2 weeks, book 3 of my Shipshewana series–Material Witness will begin shipping from the Zondervan warehouse. I wanted to share with you…

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Amish Gardening, part 2

February 25, 2012 /

All Things Amish–Gardening, part 2 Are we in the gardening mood yet? I realize many of you still have snow on the ground. My hope is this series will warm…

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Amish Gardening, part 1

February 18, 2012 /

All Things Amish–Gardening, part 1 February might SEEM like an early time to talk about gardening, but I like the idea of planning out my garden. When I look back over…

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Menno-Hof in Shipshewana

January 28, 2012 /

All Things Amish–Menno-Hof in Shipshewana When you visit Shipshewana, one of the first things you notice is the big red barn on South Van Buren as you’re driving through town. The…

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January 14, 2012 /

All Things Amish–Shipshewana On Saturdays, I’m sharing some of my favorite spots in Shipshewana, Indiana … the setting for Falling to Pieces and my upcoming release, A Perfect Square. We…

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Lolly's Fabrics and Quilts

January 7, 2012 /

All Things Amish–Lolly’s Fabrics and Quilts For the next few Saturdays, I want to share with you some of my favorite spots in Shipshewana, Indiana … the setting for Falling…

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October 1, 2011 /

Myth Buster #7: Bikes This MIGHT not be much of a  myth buster, but I thought it was something we should talk about. I was certainly a little surprised the…

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