Looking Back on 2016

We are getting ready to turn the page from one year to the next. 2016 has been a year of change and transition for our family. It's all been good, but not all easy. Things have been rather quiet here at Apron Strings & other things as I take the things God has been bringing my way and work at … [Read more...]

How to Be Productive without Internet

{Today you are in for a treat !!!  A Guest Post from Katie Hornor, who's encouraged and inspired me in this blogging thing. I love what she has to share today, with a challenge to be productive without the internet. In our rural area, it's been a not-so-uncommon scenario this summer. Without … [Read more...]

Special Encouragement from Special Ladies + HFH Blog Hop

Each month I have the pleasure of contributing an article or two over at Marriage, Motherhood & Missions. The ladies there have a heart for encouraging women in their walks as wives, mothers and whatever mission God has given them for their lives. My co-contributors are amazingly talented women … [Read more...]


Hot coffee, iced coffee, cappuccino, frappe, latte, any which way - I do like my coffee. There nothing better than a hot cuppa, a sweet treat and spending time with my Lord. Coffee and Bible is how I try to start my day. A raspberry latte and current devotional study are how I enjoy my afternoon … [Read more...]

Blogiversary Giveaway #1 – An Apron

My apron is my uniform. When Mama puts on her apron everyone knows she means business. To celebrate our first Blogiversary at Apron Strings & Other Things it only seems fitting to give a way an Apron. I picked up this cheerful, summer-y apron recently and I will send it to one of you! Just … [Read more...]