Little House on the Prairie: American Folk Museum Part 3

Click here for part one: The Irish Side Click here for part two: The Ship And welcome to part three: The American Side After disembarking the ship we headed straight for the prairie house.  I had been under the mistaken impression that it was a replica of the Little House.  It wasn't.  It was an…

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Little House on the Prairie: American Folk Museum Part 2

For part one see here Having gone down the Irish street we entered the docking area to the ship that would take us to the American side: And yes, that is my husband carrying my hand bag.  He carried it so I could take photos.  It takes a very confident man to carry a woman's…

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Little House on the Prairie: American Folk Museum Part 1

One of the places I really wanted to visit when we were in Northern Ireland was the American Folk Museum.  The reason being that it had an actual prairie house which had been transported back from America plank by plank and reconstructed on site.  No it wasn't a replica of the Little House (as I…

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Little House on the Prairie: Week 10 – Prairie Party

We have reached the final week of our ten week summer study of Little House on the Prairie and what a summer it has been!  Whilst I do have a couple more posts in the pipeline, this is ultimately my last one posting on our weekly adventures. This week was all about the prairie party and I…

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Little House on the Prairie: Dressing Up Clothes

Theoretically, I could have made all of their clothes from scratch, but I've been trying to cut down on my work load rather than make it bigger.  However, I also didn't want to be spending lots of money.  So I compromised and found some middle ground.  I went through my basket of mending to find…

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Sweet Marigold Buns

The Marigold bun recipe as promised.  I'm sorry it took so long.  T11 made these when he was helping to look after his sisters whilst they were ill.  Marigold is known for its antiseptic and antibacterial properties.  I'm not sure the small amount used in each cupcake would be enough to have any effect, but they…

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