There are affiliate links in this post. If you make a purchase through one of these links I may receive a small commission. Thank you for supporting Townsend House! It has been almost a year since I last did a knitting and reading post. And actually, it has been about that long since I have been knitting as well. Knitting is something that I really love, but I could not … [Read more...] about knitting and reading
There are affiliate links in this post. If you make a purchase through one of these links I may receive a small commission. Thank you for supporting Townsend House! It is the first yarn along of the New Year, and I am determined to participate in it this week! Knitting and reading are two of my favorite things, and they kind of fell off the radar last year. I was still … [Read more...] about knitting and reading – yarn along
I honestly don’t know what happened this year. I started out the year ready to get so many knitting projects finished, and I was excited. But, then the baby became a teething running toddler, and finding pockets of time to knit became a thing of the past. I turned around and it was November. How the heck did that happen?! But, here we are, in November, and I am realizing … [Read more...] about Why I Stopped Knitting plus an Amazing Book!
Knitting is an amazing hobby that I found my way back to right before I had Emma, and since that time I have been knitting pretty regularly. Well, until this past year! One of my goals for the year was to create two pieces each month, one was supposed to be a knit item, and the other could be anything from coloring in a coloring book to writing (which I do a lot of, this is a blog after … [Read more...] about Back to Knitting and Reading
I will start off with reading this week, because I feel better about what I am reading than what I am knitting. I just finished reading The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe to the kids. They LOVED it. I actually read the entire series to the kids when they were babies. I have mentioned this before, but around the time Emma was 2 months old, I was bored out of my mind … [Read more...] about knitting and reading
I feel a bit like a broken record as of late. I don't seem to be doing a whole lot of knitting, but I am reading a lot and my knitting time has been replaced by gardening. Now that the garden is mostly in I am hoping to sit down and sketch out my ideas for knitting for the rest of the year. I know that if I don't have a plan for my knitting, the weeks will continue to pass … [Read more...] about not so much knitting – but planting and reading