Hearts for Home Blog Hop 10.30.14

hearts for home blog hop 10.30.14

I love that our readers love to read, especially to their children. Our most viewed post from last week's blog hop proves that - check out this great list of Favorite Books for a 5 Year Old from The Sunny Patch. I still have aprons on my mind, and in my heart, even though my series has been … [Read more...]

Putting on my Apron, Planning My Days with Homemaker’s Friend Day Planner

Homemaker's Friend Daily Planner - Apron Strings & other things

  Putting on my apron and planning my days. It's what I do, it's who I am. That doesn't mean I have my act together, though. It doesn't mean I accomplish everything I should every day. Tying on my apron each day reminds me I have work to do. Sitting down with my planner helps me plan out my … [Read more...]

A Thought about Aprons and the Hearts for Home Blog Hop 10.23.14

Hearts for Home 10.23.14 - Apron Strings & other things

All through October I've been sharing my love of aprons with you. My aprons serve as reminders of days gone by and of special people in my life. They serve as protection for my clothing which makes my workload lighter and my takes burden off my budget. They serve as a tool of my trade - a wife, … [Read more...]

An Apron, a Dog, and Our Daily Bread


  In a typical day around our home you'll see many things, but Mom in her apron, an animal or two, and a loaf of bread are pretty typical. A favorite apron story of mine involves my homemade bread and and my daughter's collie-dog. I love serving my family fresh-baked bread in all its … [Read more...]

Adopt an Apron Attitude

Adopt an Apron Attitude - Apron Strings & other things

  The days are full to overflowing. There are meals to fix, lessons to teach, noses to wipe. The phone rings, the door bell chimes. Bedtime stories and supper dishes, Notes to mail and appointments to make. It makes a woman want to run and hide just thinking of it all. But she has a … [Read more...]