With themes of living lightly off the land, resourcefulness in providing food and other needs in times of scarcity, the enjoyment of simple, home-made pleasures, respect for the natural world, and the bonds of love that help families through the most difficult times, Laura Ingalls Wilder’s stories are particularly resonant today.
Girls from around the world have grown up with, and aspired to be like, Laura Ingalls Wilder. As adults, these women continue to appreciate the simplicity and optimism exemplified by Little House on the Prairie.
Many gardeners have been inspired by Laura’s descriptions of the growing seasons. Many cooks have wanted to try the delicious recipes described in the books or shown on the television show. Not to mention the fun homemade games and toys that were a part of daily life for Laura and her sisters.
Now the Little House on the Prairie website will bring weekly recipes, DIYs, crafts, and more, written by fans just like you. Whether you are embracing a more self-sufficient lifestyle, or just want to try some old-fashioned fun, you’ll find something here to enjoy!
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