Jamie Martin, editor of Simple Homeschool, also blogs about motherhood at Steady Mom
After several months, my three kids and I recently finished reading all nine books of the Little House on the Prairie series by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Reading these to my own kids was like a dream come true.
I fell in love with Laura and her life as a young girl myself and have read through the whole series three or four times. But experiencing them as an adult with children of my own gave me a new perspective than I had before.
Certain parts made me laugh, some parts made me cry, a few parts shocked me, and I took away a few lessons to remember as well.