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A Prairie Girl Grows Up

November 02, 2009

You remember her in red gingham and braided pigtails, running through the prairie grass near Walnut Grove.

Or you might recall her from the pages of Tiger Beat magazine and the tabloids, as the girlfriend -- and later fiancée -- of Brat Pack heartthrob Rob Lowe.

It doesn't seem possible that Melissa Gilbert, 45, the Half Pint of our childhood memories, should be a 40-something mom to a teenager and grown adults. Read More