Category Archives: Holidays

  1. Christmas — About a Boy (A Yuletide Memory)

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    December 21, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    PBS was a vital part of my youth. I do not have strong memories of early PBS, although Electric Company …
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  2. Peace and the Lights of Winter

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    December 14, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    At this time of year I look forward to the joy of being part of a community, of a home …
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  3. The Flying Canoe, La Chasse-Galerie, retold

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    December 2, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    This French-Canadian folktale draws on both Native American legends and the European story of the Wild Hunt. A Winter tale, …
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  4. Farmers Market in November

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    November 13, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    Alex and I were chatting as we walked into the farmers’ market on Chapel Market in Islington last Sunday, going …
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  5. Renouncing All Possessions

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    September 28, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    I am neither a packrat nor a minimalist. I have never been a big collector of things, though I tried …
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  6. The Tree: I Was a Teenage Ethnographer!

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    July 20, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    Over the past year I have been writing more and more about family history, including my tips on research in …
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  7. Happy 4th of July!

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    July 3, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    Thank you to my sister Patti for the Onaway parade photos! It’s been many years since I have been part …
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