Month: July 2009

Cat's Cradle

Playing Cat’s Cradle. It’s all the rage!

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Summer Giveaway #4 Winners + bonus

Winners of the Summer Giveaway #4

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Boys like Laura, too, don't they?

The Little House books…they’re not just for girls!

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From Oprah to Guideposts, Little House Has Something for Everyone

Little House in the news – Guideposts and O (Oprah) Magazine.

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Ask the Experts: A Little House Wedding?

Suggestions for a Little House Wedding.

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The Truth About Silver Lake

We really need to have a talk about Silver Lake. You see, just this week I’ve read comments concerning it on two different blogs of recent visitors to De Smet. One states that she is going to visit “Silver Lake (which,

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Racism Revisited

Recently the blog Anti-Racist Parent used my post on how to discuss racism in Little Town on the Prairie as a launchpad for a post digging deeper into this issue from the perspective of parents of children of color. It’s

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Carrie Said … What?

A week and a half ago, on the long ride to the airport, I was reading The Long Winter aloud to my family when I discovered a lifelong error. That is, an error of mine. Remember when Laura and Carrie

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Playing Laura and Mary

Children at the best kind of play!

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Summer Giveaway #4

Summer Giveaway #4

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