If you’ve been following the blog you know that Gene Stratton-Porter is an author who is very special to me. Stratton-Porter was my Grandma Uthoff’s favorite author and Laddie: A True Blue Story is her favorite book. So for Easter this year, I decided to read aloud the description of how her family celebrated Easter with Easter eggs in the late 19th century.
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Sarah S. Uthoff is the main force behind Trundlebed Tales fighting to bring the History, Mystery, Magic and Imagination of Laura Ingalls Wilder and other greats of children’s literature and history to life for a new generation. Attend one of her programs, schedule one yourself, watch her videos, listen to her podcast, and find her on Facebook, Twitter, Google+,LinkedIn, and Academia.edu. She is currently acting President of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Legacy and Research Association. Professionally she is a reference librarian at Kirkwood Community College and director of the Oxford (Iowa) Public Library.