Category: Farmer Boy

Happy Endings…

What is your favorite happy ending?

Posted in By The Shores of Silver Lake, Farmer Boy, Little House in the Big Woods, Little House on the Prairie, Little Town on the Prairie, On the Banks of Plum Creek, The First Four Years, The Long Winter, These Happy Golden Years

Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder Home and Museum Calendar 2011

Upcoming events at the Almanzo and Laura Ingalls Wilder Home and Museum

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Wilder Barns Burn! — in 1851

“Wilder Barns Burn” in upstate New York! Or so says an 1851 news story.

Posted in Farmer Boy, Little House in the News, Malone, Minor Characters in Little House books

Red Peppers in the Attic

Little House in the Big Woods was about guns and bears and sugar snow … but it was also about FOOD.

Posted in Cooking, Farmer Boy, Little House in the Big Woods, Little Town on the Prairie

Sloo and Slough

The sloo quote in Emily of Deep Valley and its Laura connection.

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Lessons from Laura

Mansfield, Missouri, held its annual Little Laura/Little Farmer Boy contest this past weekend. I asked my seven-year-old niece if she wanted to wear her prairie dress and participate in the contest. “No,” she answered without hesitation. “I want to be

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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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Independence Day

How was our country made? Father Wilder explains.

Posted in Farmer Boy, Quotations from Laura

Little House Makes the Huffington Post

Here’s to fried apples’n’onions!

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Lazy, Lousy Reprise

Eliza Jane…revisited.

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