Small Town Simple

The Simplicity Adventures of a Mother and Daughter

Supporting the Sustainable Lifestyle

It seems to be catching on, this idea of supporting and living a sustainable lifestyle.  The idea of living in less space or growing our own vegetables and supporting our local farmer’s markets, making our own cleaning products or buying second hand, it’s out there.  And Lauren and I can do every bit of that in our small […]

Celebrate the Small Things

When life starts to hand me several things to juggle, the feeling of progress on any task can be difficult.  When these moments arise, I like to take inventory on what I have accomplished no matter how small.  It’s these little moments that say, “Yes today was still productive.” Small Wins Setting out fresh flowers […]

Digging in the Dirt

I’m giving  the gardening thing another go!  My previous attempts over the years have fallen into the category of disaster, except for basil.  Basil I seem to be able to grow.  But I’ve never been able to achieve the results seen on magazine covers, blog posts or from various friends and relatives.  So, what’s a girl to do?  Try again. Years ago I was […]