Month: February 2010

Kara Lindsay Takes Leave of Absence from "Little House"

The stage Laura is leaving the “Little House” musical for a few weeks and her understudy will take over.

Posted in Musical--Little House on the Prairie

The Long Winter, Ch. 10: Three Days' Blizzard

Almanzo makes pancakes, thinks about protecting his seed wheat, and recalls how he said “You can put me down as 21.”

Posted in The Long Winter

Sign Up for More Long Winter Chapters

Sign up for a chapter in The Long Winter read-along!

Posted in The Long Winter

Issue 16, Winter 2009-2010

What you’ll find in Issue 16 (Winter 2009-2010) of the Homesteader newsletter.

Posted in The Homesteader Issues, The Homesteader Newsletter

Walnut Grove's Making a Classroom Cookbook

Nicole Elzenga, Collections Manager at the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, tells Beyond Little House that the museum is working on another cookbook to add to their collection.  (“Tastes of Plum Creek: Volume II” was published in 2005

Posted in Uncategorized, Walnut Grove

The Long Winter, Chapter 9: Cap Garland

Remember when Laura and Carrie got stuck in the blizzard on the way home from school and Cap walked off into the swirling snow?

Posted in The Long Winter

A Word from Willie

“They can’t ride on my velocipede!” The phrase springs into my head upon the mere mention of the name Willie Oleson. Willie is a fun character, I think.  Like the character of Nellie, Willie in the book series is a

Posted in Minor Characters in Little House books, Musical--Little House on the Prairie

Fun in Mankato and Walnut Grove

Oh, I’m so excited. We’ve got some details to add about the Walnut Grove field trip and activities in Mankato this summer during LauraPalooza. First, two Walnut Grove natives, Denise Tietz and Catherine DeBates, are public relations students in my

Posted in Events, LauraPalooza 2010: Legacies, On the Banks of Plum Creek

Homesteader's New Numbering System

The Homesteader newsletter about Laura Ingalls Wilder has changed to a more simplified numbering system.

Posted in The Homesteader Newsletter

Wading in Plum Creek

The experience of wading in Plum Creek, how to do it and what it’s like.

Posted in Homesites, Museums and Attractions, Little House Travel, On the Banks of Plum Creek, Playing Laura, Walnut Grove Tagged with: , , ,