Lists of Pioneer Ideas


Here is a list of ideas for Pioneer Themed Activites

This list includes crafts (making a bonnet, a braided rug, a hornbook, a tin lantern, pomander balls, daisy chains, pressed flowers, sand painting, pockets, cornhusk dolls, fruit and vegetable prints, a humming toy, dyes), quilting activities (including quilting a potholder, a patchwork quilt, and a patchwork pillow), recipes (Pioneer Mock Lemon Pie, Mint Tea, Hominy in Sour Cream, Cornmeal Pancakes, Cry Babies, Homemade Butter -- using a homemade butter churn, Deep-Dish Plum Pie, Succotash), natural cosmetics formulas (Quick Cleansing Milk, Toning Flower Lotion, Toning Face Packs, Rich Nourishing Night Cream, and Design Your Own Perfume), games (a variety culled from a book published in 1864), information about pioneer clothing, songs (with music), information on how to make soap, how to make a model covered wagon, and info on constructing both a covered wagon panorama and a steamboat diorama.