The new 2016-2017 Erin Condren Life Planner launch is tomorrow! If you haven't ordered before, and would like to get $10 off your first order, sign up through this affiliate link Yesterday's Vlog I always feel like I have a good handle on clutter. I regularly clean up my space, and often go through every room in our home in order to get rid of the unnecessary. Yet, … [Read more...] about De-cluttering the Spaces that Breed in the Night!
Archives for May 2016
There are affiliate links in this post. If you make a purchase through one of these links I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Thank you for supporting Townsend House! Happy Memorial Day! I hope that you are able to spend it with friends and remembering why we celebrate Memorial Day. I want to take a moment and thank all the men and women who have … [Read more...] about The Garden is Planted! *for the most part*
Yesterday was a beautiful day here in Maine! I think Spring is finally deciding to show herself, and that means I can move forward with my garden. I probably could have started last weekend with planting, but I wasn't ready, and I generally do a marathon planting session on Memorial Day weekend. But first, I needed to clean out the gardens - you can watch some of our progress … [Read more...] about 2016 Garden Progress and a vlog
I am doing a lot more reading than knitting this week. I think as we move into planting season, that will continue. I am constantly trying to learn more about providing food on the very small amount of land we live on (about a quarter of an acre). My knitting continues to consist of dishcloths. I figure if I start now, by the time Christmas comes around I *might* have enough … [Read more...] about knitting and reading
I am a blog ambassador with U.S. Cellular, and this post is sponsored on their behalf. All opinions, as always, are my own! Have you talked to your kids about phone etiquette and your rules when it comes to using their smart phone? Download this FREE Parent-Child Agreement to get the conversation started! I love taking pictures. Every day when we are … [Read more...] about Top 5 Smart Phone Camera Tips!
When we bought our house almost ten years ago (has it been that long?!), I knew one of the first things I wanted to do was plant a garden. Growing up, my mom always had a huge garden, and I wanted my kids to have similar memories, as well as understand where our food comes from. That first summer, we had a jungle of potted plants, and it was awesome. The next summer, we expanded our … [Read more...] about First Rhubarb Crisp of the Year!