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Family Traditions When Your Family Isn’t Traditional

Please welcome my friend Amanda from Busy Mama 911 who is here today sharing about family traditions when your family may not be exactly traditional. I know you will enjoy the thoughts she brings to us. When Linda asked me to write a guest post here at Apron Strings & other things, I jumped … [Read more...]

Family Traditions

Traditions. We all have them. They seem to surface when we plan for holidays. They often center around food. Simple activities become life-long traditions without our even knowing they are traditions, until one year Mom places Joseph on the wrong side of Mary and she finds a mutinous crowd pouncing … [Read more...]

Decluttering – A Family Tradition?

Declutter - Clean Up - Purge - Get Back on Track - It's what I do these days following Christmas. We've been talking about Family Traditions all month long and decluttering is traditionally what I do this time of year. I think I am not alone. How about you? Are you cleaning up and getting organized … [Read more...]

The Bay Leaf – a Family Tradition

This time of year there is often a pot of soup or stew simmering on the stove or in the crockpot for our supper-time meal. So many family traditions center around food. Have you noticed? There is some kind of bonding and memory-making that happens when we break bread together. Our family has a … [Read more...]

Pizza Night – a Family Tradition

For some 20 years now Friday night has been Pizza Night. The whole family gets involved. We have our own favorite pizza dough recipe, my family prefers my own homemade pizza sauce, everyone helps prepare the toppings and assemble the pizzas. While we do stray from our 'usual' once in a while, … [Read more...]