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...]

Coping with Hard Days

Five spills. A bowl of cereal on the kitchen floor. A glass of water in someone's lap. A glass of juice all over the breakfast table. A cup of milk spread across the lunch table. Mom's coffee all down her front. And it isn't even noon yet! Have you ever had one of those days? What's a mom to … [Read more...]

Tools to Make Your Homemaking Tasks Easier

When I was a girl, my dream was to grow up and get married, become a mother, and have my own home. Not just any home - the most lovely home - well-kept and organized home - a homey sort of home where everyone came to be nurtured and filled and cared for. I wanted to make a special place … [Read more...]

Overwhelmed with DIY Projects? Here’s Your Hope!

Here at Apron Strings & other things we are all about using it up and wearing it out, making it do and doing without. We like simple and homemade. We like to create. If this sounds like a good idea to you, then boy oh boy do I have something for you! Do you ever look at the bare wall in the … [Read more...]

4 Questions and Hearts for Home Blog Hop

I have met some amazing women since entering the blogging world, and many have become good friends. One such lady is Emmalee at The Hoggatt Homeschool. Her life is full as she juggles being a wife and homeschooling mom as well as running several small home businesses - she runs circles around me! I … [Read more...]