Trust Fund Movie Review

I'm always happy for the opportunity to share a good book or movie with my teen aged daughter so I was excited to receive a copy of the movie Trust Fund from Mapelle Films.  Along with the dvd I also received the book Love Was Near to share with her. As a member of the Homeschool Review Crew, this … [Read more...]

Summer Family Activities and Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop

This week I find myself at church camp with my family. While I'm teaching kids to knit, crochet and embroider so they can earn a merit badge, my own children are busy being campers themselves and my husband is doing handyman jobs wherever he's needed. Fun family times! Here are a few more ideas for … [Read more...]

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...]