Balcony space is probably one of the most under-utilized spaces of most apartments. Make your balcony a fun and lively hangout place to relax, and enjoy the beauty of the outdoors from the comfort of your apartment. The Townes at Mill Run Blog is featuring some great ideas to bring your balcony or patio to life and make it a fun place to hangout. (more…)
Summer is in full swing here in Owings Mills, MD and sometimes just staying and relaxing in your apartment at The Townes at Mill Run sounds like the perfect weekend. If you’ve got a stay-at-home weekend planned, why not catch up on some Netflix? We have several mystery series you may want to check out. Everyone loves a good mystery, right? (more…)
The Townes at Mill Run is pleased to provide a billiards room among the amenities we offer members of our apartment community here in Owings Mills, MD.In today’s blog post, we’ll be taking a quick look at the history of billiards and pool, which come with their own vocabulary and rules, and the popular American pool game, eight ball (not to be confused with the magic eight ball). (more…)
May offers the excitement of Free Comic Book Day on the first Saturday of the month, so what better time of the year to celebrate and fall in love with comics than right now — this very second? We’ve highlighted a few comics and comic book stores below for residents of our apartment community at The Townes at Mill Run here in Owings Mills, MD. (more…)
It’s April and that means among other things that Americans are celebrating National Humor Month, National Welding Month, National Stress Awareness Month, National Poetry Month, and National Pecan Month for all of the nut lovers out there. But this month, The Townes at Mill Run Blog is going to focus on National Jazz Appreciation Month, or JAM as it is known for short. (more…)
March may come in like a lion, but here’s to hoping it will leave like a lamb, leaving in its wake lovely spring weather here in Owings Mills, MD! Spring does happen officially this month, which brings to mind spring cleaning. Spring cleaning does sound a bit old fashioned, but the notion of doing a deep clean and sprucing things up has merit. Today The Townes at Mill Run Blog has some ideas to help you out — should you choose to do it. (more…)
Nothing says “Valentine’s Day is near” quite like a heart-shaped, decorated sugar cookie. Today The Townes at Mill Run Blog has an awesome recipe for a stay-soft sugar cookie, plus ideas about how to decorate the cookies. So plan to make a batch (this recipe makes a lot of cookies) in the next couple of weeks and share with someone you love. It might be fun idea to set up a cookie exchange with friends and neighbors, too. Martha Stewart gives us 8 Steps to Hosting a Cookie Swap if you’ve never done one before.
The Townes at Mill Run offers a great variety of amenities at our apartment community, among them an in-home, full-size washer/dryer setup. What a wonderful thing it is to NOT have to drive all over Owings Mills, MD looking for an affordable, clean, open laundromat at 10:00 p.m. on a Sunday night because you don’t have anything suitable to wear to work on Monday morning—simply toss your load in at home. Today we’ve gathered some tips to make your laundry day go more smoothly.
December is here, bringing with it holiday cheer, and one of the ways to bring some of that cheer into your apartment at The Townes at MIll Run is to decorate! Today we’ve rounded up some ideas about how to create a winter wonderland worthy of Old Man Winter, complete with snowflakes, snowmen, and more.
It’s November, and that means the holidays are coming up, the sprint to a New Year’s Eve bash is on, and in the upcoming frenzy, Thanksgiving can unfortunately get lost. But this all-American holiday has it all: food, fun, family, and gratitude. We thought it would be fun to encourage our apartment community to take some time out and watch a Thanksgiving movie* this year. So read this week’s blog for three movie suggestions and recipes for drinks you can sip while you watch.
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