Small Town Simple

The Simplicity Adventures of a Mother and Daughter

2017: Being Present

Another year come and gone.  And what a year.  Life changes big and small have made 2016 a memorable one.  But I hope to add to those memories in 2017. No resolutions or strict goals this year.  However, I do have some aspirations in different areas. Home – I continue to work on de-cluttering and […]

A Birthday Letter To My Daughter

Lauren, Wasn’t it just yesterday that  you were my baby girl?  My sweet child that I wanted so much and at times thought I might never have.  You were my gift.  And there you have remained.  You were a joy as my child and you have been my support (and still my joy) in adulthood.  Many times you have held me […]

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 […]