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Dec 1, 2010 - Back to Gue aux Biches... and it's really WINTER

Nov. 30 to December ?? We are back at Le Gué aux Biches! Did I mention that this translates to « the ford of the female deer » = Doe crossing. There is a small lake just across the road (with fishermen stationed along the shoreline in no matter what inclement weather! Only for the week that the surface was frozen did they stop coming.) From this lake is a creek that runs through the property. I assume the name is associated with this creek. We are happy to be “home” again! We feel really comfortable in this place. I hope we can take Flo...

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Nov 15, 2010 - Chez Le Gué aux Biches

Today we leave the first wwoofing farm at Le Gué aux Biches, where Flo and Chris and their family have hosted us for almost three weeks. We were so very lucky to land at such a place, with such people, for our very first WWOOFing experience! So much to tell... I'll give you Kirianne's notes first, with some [interjections] (of course!) from me: On the 27th of October we finally had made our way to our first WWOOFing farm. There was much to do there because there were so many animals and people. [It was school vacation and there were two...

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