Homeschooling: Fabulous Times and Hard Things – a visit with Kim

Have you ever met someone and thought, "Wow, I just like to hang out with them. I think I could learn so much just by spending time with them." That's how I felt when first meeting my friend Kim. We first were introduced by mutual friends and ever since, I'm always blessed by the time we may get to … [Read more...]

5 Days of Wit and Wisdom from Veteran Homeschooling Moms

Join me next week for a visit with some of my favorite people on the planet. These ladies have influenced and encouraged me in a myriad of ways. Their friendships have been a special blessing to me and I've asked them to share a few things as a blessing to you. So, grab a cup of coffee (or tea or … [Read more...]

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...]

Snickerdoodles – a Fun and Easy Recipe #CookUpFun #PersonalCreations

Snickerdoodles: fun to say, easy to bake and yummy to eat! It's near the top on the list of favorites in our house, both the baking and the eating of them. Through the years, I've found working along side my kids in the kitchen is a great way for them to learn culinary skills, but also a way of … [Read more...]

I.R.L. The Family’s Gotta Eat

In Real Life, it's Monday. And it's the last week of the month. And everyone in the family still insists they eat. Every day. At home. Sooooooo, here's this week's I.R.L. menu for you! Monday Breakfast: Breakfast Burritos Lunch: tuna sandwiches, veggie sticks, apple slices Supper: Chicken … [Read more...]