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{Why} Motherhood Matters – a book review

  As a girl, all I really wanted to be when I grew up was to become a wife and mother, stay at home, raise a family. I guess you could say it was my calling. A beautiful calling, but not an easy one! There are joys, blessings, rewards amidst quarrels, snotty noses and skinned knees. I … [Read more...]


My heart is  for my home and my family. I hope your visit here at Apron Strings & other things will encourage you as you walk through your days taking care of your family. Blessed on Mother's Day Everyone has an Apron Story Motherhood can be a Dramatic Adventure Top Posts of … [Read more...]

The Gift of Motherhood & Hearts for Home Blog Hop

Motherhood is hard work, full of ups and downs, yet still the most rewarding job there is. I believe God has a special place in His heart for mothers. In Scripture we read about Hannah and how He heard her plea for a child, we read about a girl chosen to be the mother of His One and Only Son, we … [Read more...]

Tools for the Homemaker

This weekend I am: getting crockpot meals in the freezer for the upcoming weeks; watching an interior decorating course online; revamping kids' daily chores; beginning a new morning devotion. Does is sound like SuperWoman lives here? Not at all! I'm able to have some productive days with the help of … [Read more...]

Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Became Parents a Book Review {and Giveaway}

If you knew everything there was to know before becoming a parent, would you still have had children? Did you hesitate before answering? I've come to the conclusion there is a reason we don't know everything ahead of time. It's an adventure, a journey! One we might choose not to take if we could see … [Read more...]