Small Town Simple

The Simplicity Adventures of a Mother and Daughter

A Thanksgiving Thought

“Be present in all things and thankful for all things.”  Maya Angelou Today, in these moments with families and friends, let’s remember to truly be present.  Let’s be thankful for what we do have in our lives.  Today,  let’s release those expectations, stress and doubts.  And let’s remember that there are more to these holidays than great sales […]

A View From Our Window + A Birthday Wish

A quick note for today because it’s a special day.  Today my husband celebrates 30 years!  To him, it is just a number but to me it is important.  My dear husband, I hope this year we can go and do and see even more together!  I love you and I can’t wait to see how […]

Looking For Magic

“You are looking for obstacles rather than looking for magic.”  Spoken by “Irv” played by Richard Dreyfuss in My Life In Ruins, 2009 For many years, I was guilty of the obstacles.  I was able to list all kinds of reasons for why I couldn’t, shouldn’t or wouldn’t do various things in my life.  Those “things” […]