Small Town Simple

The Simplicity Adventures of a Mother and Daughter

Happy Thanksgiving

We hope that in this season of shopping lists and advertisements you take a moment to remember gratitude.  Love a little more deeply.  Laugh until your sides hurt.  Make your hugs last a little longer.  Be present and give thanks. From our homes to yours we wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving! xo, Carolyn & […]

The Earth Laughs In Flowers

When rhetoric swirls above our heads, when discontent is reported…  we have choices.  To lift our heads up and be polite. Or not.   Remember our manners and say please and thank you.  Or not. Stop and help someone.  Or not.  Be generous, especially in spirit.  Or not. Laugh.  Laugh some more.  Smile.  And make eye contact with that smile. Do […]

Dinosaur Tails

  We stomped through the grass.  We stomped on the bridge.  We played with the leaves and the sticks.  We made sure to give our biggest dinosaur roar. This year’s costume made my heart sing.  He requested to be a dinosaur and I delivered.  Bad sewing skills and all, I made the spikes and the […]