Melissa Gilbert starred as Laura Ingalls on the hit television show Little House on the Prairie. Post-Little House, Gilbert appeared in numerous Lifetime movies and served as president of the Screen Actors Guild from 2001 to 2005. In 2009, her autobiography Prairie Tale: A Memoir, was released. From 2009 to 2010, Gilbert appeared as Caroline "Ma" Ingalls in the touring production of Little House on the Prairie, the Musical. In 2012, she was a contestant on the season fourteen of the popular reality dance competition show Dancing with the Stars on ABC.
"Melissa's writing is so warm and personal that it makes me feel like I'm being wrapped in a big, warm blanket, and the recipes are approachable and delicious. I am so proud of my first fake mama and will be buying up copies of this book to give as gifts."--Jennifer Garner, actor "Down-home, hearty, and flavorful, these breakfast favorites from Melissa Gilbert are sure to warm your kitchen and your loved ones' hearts."--Closer Weekly