New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author
Shelley Shepard Gray

We have a winner!

Posted Jan 26 2012

Thank you to everyone who participated in our drawing. We had almost 500 entries, between the comments here and the notes to me on FaceBook. The winner is Jane Rinelli. Jane, if you contact me privately with your address, I’ll get that beautiful quilt right out to you! with blessings, Shelley

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Quilt Drawing Is Still Going on!

Posted Jan 25 2012

Thanks to everyone who’s been taking part in this giveaway! I’ve truly enjoyed reading everyone’s one word resolutions! Once again, I’ve learned so much from all of you. We’ve had over 400 entries, but the contest will still continue until midnight tonight! So, if you’re just now hearing about the drawing, all you have to […]

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Amish Quilt!

Posted Jan 24 2012

This week, I’m holding a drawing for an absolutely lovely Amish Quilt, sewn by Mary, one of my Amish friends in Sugarcreek. The quilt is the perfect size to cuddle up in on chilly nights~or on ice days! The edges are frayed on purpose, so it looks very rustic and cozy. How can you be […]

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The Ice Day

Posted Jan 23 2012

Last Friday night we had an ice storm. I woke up to a yard full of sparkly trees~beautiful! In years past, we’ve had enough snow and ice that we’ve had to worry about branches breaking. Not so this time…only about a 1/4 inch of ice covered everything. Not bad enough to do any damage, but definitely […]

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Mission: 7-Up Chicken

Posted Jan 19 2012

For almost the last year, I’ve been on a mission to make 7-Up Chicken. When Tom and I were invited to an Amish wedding last April (can’t believe almost a year has passed!), 7-up Chicken was served at the reception luncheon. We loved it. Correction~I liked it a lot. My husband Loved It. He loved […]

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Mail Day

Posted Jan 17 2012

I finally went to my post office box on Saturday and picked up reader mail. As you can see, I had quite a bit! I had more fun reading all the notes and looking at the cards. Thank you to everyone who brightened up my day. As soon as I receive my new bookmarks for […]

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Back to Work

Posted Jan 9 2012

Happy Monday! I woke up this morning feeling like my usual self, which is such a gift. After spending the last ten days in a haze, I’m very thankful to once again be thinking about things to do. I know I’ll still have quite a few rough moments ahead, but I do feel like I’ve turned […]

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The ‘Sisters’ Trilogy

Posted Jan 6 2012

 I have a fun cover to share~the cover of the Sisters of the Heart Trilogy! I believe it went on sale this week. I heard a few months ago that this book was even supposed to be on the shelves in Target-I can’t wait to go to our local store and look for it! For […]

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