Happy Birthday Grace Ingalls. Born on May 23, 1877, she was the youngest child of Charles and Caroline. She attended Redfield College to become a teacher and taught in several country schools. Just like Carrie, Grace was interested in history, reading and writing. They both helped with the 50th anniversary edition of The De Smet News that was published in 1930. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Dean Butler not only won the heart of Laura as Almanzo but stole our hearts as well. Today, we want to wish him a very Happy Birthday! What is your favorite episode with Almanzo?[ Littlehouseontheprairie.com Link ]
Think you are exactly like your favorite Little House on the Prairie character? We have the perfect personality quiz for you to find out for sure! Let us know in the comments who you got! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Nellie Oleson dished out her fair share of mean-spirited things to Laura and other kids. So we think you will LOVE these moments when Laura dishes right back and Nellie gets what she deserves! Which one of these that we have compiled is your favorite moment? [ Bit.ly Link ]
With spring here and summer on the horizon, many of us think of bonfires and summer barbecues. And for many of us, summer barbecues wouldn’t be the same without sweet, fresh ears of corn at the table. If you are thinking about growing your own corn this season, check out our tips for planting heirloom varieties. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Caroline Quiner Ingalls, beloved Ma to her children, taught us many lessons on mothering, homemaking, faith, and life. With Mother’s Day approaching this weekend, let’s celebrate and honor Ma by remembering the life lessons we learned from her. [ Bit.ly Link ]. What are some of the lessons that Ma instilled in you growing up?
Today we want to wish Melissa Gilbert a very Happy Birthday! Thank you for inspiring us in your unforgettable role as Laura Ingalls. We loved growing up with you throughout all nine seasons. Read more about Melissa here in our exclusive article! [ Littlehouseontheprairie.com Link ]
"All day long while the girls were in school, Ma made preserves of the red tomatoes, of the purple husk tomatoes, and of the golden ground-cherries." Little Town on the Prairie. Have you made your own preserves? We have a delicious recipe for Tomato Ginger Preserves for you to try. Let us know if you love them! [ Littlehouseontheprairie.com Link ]
This lovely Garden of Quilted Possibilities quilt pattern and class is just one of the Craftsy classes on sale for $20 between now and Sunday, May 7th. Wouldn't this look beautiful in our exclusive Little House on the PrairieⓇ fabrics? It's available in pre-cut bundles here [ Shrsl.com Link ] or in large yardages here [ Shrsl.com Link ].
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, this Mommy and Me Apron DIY is the perfect craft for spending time together to make something that will last for years to come. If you make this, please share it with us so we can enjoy it too! [ Littlehouseontheprairie.com Link ]
Melissa Francis was only eight years old when she won the role of a lifetime: playing Cassandra Cooper Ingalls on "Little House on the Prairie". Now in "Lessons from the Prairie," she shares behind-the-scenes stories from the set and lessons learned from Michael Landon that have echoed throughout Melissa's adult life. You can pick up a copy of her book today! [ Amzn.to Link ]
Many people today feel it is too difficult to create a garden as the Ingalls did. But it can be done no matter how much space you have. (Tag Ang FB)'s Edible Landscaping book, which was inspired by Little House on the Praire, gives you all of the tools you need to become a gardener just like the pioneers! [ Littlehouseontheprairie.com Link ]
Join us for the Annual History Conference and Pre-Release book signing for Pioneer Girl Perspectives: Exploring Laura Ingalls Wilder, at the Sioux Falls Holiday Inn-City Centre, Sioux Falls, South Dakota on April 28th. Coinciding with the 150th anniversary of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s birth, the annual History Conference of the South Dakota State Historical Society will focus on Wilder and her... View details ⇨