Last week we talked about food inventories and why they are important to keep, especially in current times, I thought it would be good to go through how to create a meal plan from your food inventory. Several years ago, I tried to start meal planning, however, I was (and still am!) horrible at it. The reason was that I enjoyed cooking so much that I never wanted to make what I had on my … [Read more...] about How to Meal Plan from your Food Inventory
Choosing a word of the year is something I started doing almost a decade ago. And starting this new year, (and new decade!) will be no different. My 2020 Word of the Year is SLOW. Why you Need a 2020 Word of the Year It is very simple – your 2020 word of the year will be your guide over the next 12 months. When I first started thinking about a word to guide the … [Read more...] about 2020 Word of the Year – The Choice is Yours!
If you saw my last post, you know that my word of the year is wellness. After I settled on that word, I realized that wellness in homeschool is also a big reason why I chose it! Wellness in homeschool. It sounds great, doesn't it? You want your homeschool to be harmonious and your kids to be thriving. Wellness in homeschool is a great way to categorize and frame all the different aspects and … [Read more...] about How to use Wellness as a Guide for Your Homeschool
It has been an eventful few days here at Townsend House. I expected to have my final 31 Days posts up on the actual days in October, however, life has a way of changing things. We had a bit of a power outage here for the past few days. It was definitely unexpected to have hurricane force winds come through our part of the country, and lose power for 3 days, but honestly, it was kind of … [Read more...] about 31 Days of Finding Freedom in Simplicity – Encouragement Going Forward
When I started this series, I had an entirely different layout. I wrote out my ideas, I knew where I was going to end up. However, how I got here completely changed. When you start writing, sometimes your writing takes you a different direction. What does it mean to find real freedom in simplicity? The easy answer is to be able to breathe, to observe the relationships … [Read more...] about 31 Days of Finding Freedom in Simplicity – Putting it all Together
Find the entire 31 Days of Finding Freedom in Simplicity series here. … [Read more...] about 31 Days of Finding Freedom in Simplicity – Quotes