I am going to admit something here…
It may be such a shock you might have to sit down.
I, a homeschooling mother of four…
I have never read all the Little House on the Prairie Books!
Tis’ true, tis’ true.
I began reading the set to the children sometime last year and have been in total love with them ever since. I am so sad that I didn’t read them as a young girl because, they are incredible.
I LOVE every minute of our time reading together.
One consolation of not having read them myself is that, I am equally excited to see what is going to happen next and when I get the,
“Please Moma, one more chapter…” it is soooo easy to say “YES!”
We are coming to the close of The Long Winter and it is all to appropriate being that this has been the coldest winter we have had in a very long while. So during our days of schooling I spend time curled up with my four beloveds and we embark on Laura’s journey where days are full of blizzards, brown bread and potatoes with salt.
Today I had an idea to engage my children.
As soon as we finished reading today’s chapters, the children and I set out to making our own
I own a copy of The Little House Cookbook and it is filled with recipes just like Ma Ingalls made.
***from the archives***
… and yes, NOW, I have read the books and love each and every one! 🙂