Small Town Simple

The Simplicity Adventures of a Mother and Daughter

On Turning 30

On Sunday, I entered a new decade.  I joined the ranks of 30 year olds.  I have been approaching this particular birthday with some trepidation.  Many of my family members can’t understand why and reassure me that it’s just a number.  But it’s more than that and I’m going to try to express my angst […]

A View from Our Window

Christmas is in full swing and we are officially counting down the days.  We will be taking the rest of the week off to spend time with our loved ones.  We want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas! xo, Carolyn & Lauren    

No Gifts?

“…and it was always said of him that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge.  May that be truly said of us, and all of us!  And so, as Tiny Tim observed, God bless Us, Every One!”  from a Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens  “What if we don’t exchange […]