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“I don’t miss Hollywood,” said Melissa Gilbert

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Every one of us is aware that Melissa Gilbert said goodbye to Hollywood and her acting career in order to live a simpler life.

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Melissa was recently seen getting candid about what she feels about her decision now and also revealed the reason why she doesn't "miss Hollywood"?

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It's been almost a decade after “Little House on the Prairie” star Melissa Gilbert, 58 decided to leave her acting career behind and live an ordinary life.

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At present, the actress is living in a rustic cottage on 14 acres in the Catskills Mountains with her husband Tim Busfield.

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In this interview, Melissa recalled the time when she and her husband made the hard decision of leaving their respective acting career and living in "a very rural part of Michigan".

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However, they did not like their life there much and later decided to settle in upstate New York, where they now reside and are enjoying a "sweeter, simpler, more comfortable life."

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"I had to get out of Los Angeles to actually age, which I wanted to do. I'm excited about this. I love all these changes and watching what's happening and getting to know this new person," she said.

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She also revealed that she and her husband sought "an escape" upon moving from Michigan to New York. "I mean, I just got the dirt out from under my fingernails," Melissa joked.

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In the same interview, she also talked about her husband and said "I think we were both craving just a more peaceful partnership or be alone".