Small Town Simple

The Simplicity Adventures of a Mother and Daughter

The Rhythm of Winter

“Live each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each.”  Henry David Thoreau I strive not to rush my days.  Nor to wish my life away.  I want to enjoy all that winter provides.  It is the season to hibernate, to tuck […]

Weekly Essentials – Sick Days

This last week knocked me on my rear end with an upper-respiratory infection.  Tissues and cough drops galore, I am finally feeling human again.  Here are a few things that kept me going throughout the week. These lilies – to brighten my day. This notebook – for jotting down random thoughts. A good book – […]

Simple Days

“It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.”  Laura Ingalls Wilder While growing up in Fort Worth with my parents and sister, simplicity offered itself in a variety of forms.  I was vaguely aware that we didn’t have a lot of money but my sister and I never felt that […]