Alps no Shoujo Heidi (1979), Ookami Kodomo no Ame to Yuki Recommendations
Both contains the life of little girls who comes to live in a village from a big city for a better environment of growing up (also their mothers wanted them to go there) and find themselves attached to it physically and emotionally. They both explores and go to new adventures in the village side daily. Both are slice of life .Both are funny and somewhat emotional. Contains beautifull and heart whelming story and character development.