What has Ashly Hopping?

Fun Fads…

Come, let’s fly! Hocus Pocus is everywhere this year as the childhood movie of the 90’s resurfaces. Featured at a local drive-in park, on several channels, and even on the outdoor television at my sister’s, we are enjoying the introduction of this classic to the next generation.


Crutchprints very own Quarantine Creations Cookbook! Available here.

Man’s Search for Meaning by Victor Frankl

The Good Immigrant by Nikesh Shukla

David Copperfield by Charles Dickens

Pioneers by Rick Steber

Cure for Writer’s Block by Andrew Mayne

The Book that Takes Time by Flow


After a weekend of foliage in the mountains, we returned to find seven little Bantam chicks shivering on our patio! A hen had escaped and began sitting on a nest under the plants around the side of the house. We weren’t sure anything would come of it, but a pleasant surprise ensued.

Personal Praise & Prayer Requests..

The eradication of Covid-19.

Ashly’s shoulder injury.

Praise for publication of Quarantine Creations, a cookbook for the times.


A chest of timeless treasures: Updated, edited, and condensed articles from Crutchprints in the Sand is under revision for publication. This is expected to be available for purchase Christmas 2020. Stay tuned for more details!