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Lianne Lavoie
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We have a Pinterest board! So let me know if you're on Pinterest and would like to be added as a pinner to this board! For now I'm tracking down completed cemeteries (ie. fully transcribed and profiles created) and pinning those, but even cemeteries that are still in progress would be good to pin here.

Also let me know if you have a cemetery page you'd like pinned! You can include a short blurb about it, too.
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Thanks Roland! Pinning it now.
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52 Weeks to an Organised Home: Here Goes Nothing!
I love a good challenge. This year I've signed up for a tonne of them, including my usual way-too-many book challenges (and I'm not even finished signing up for those yet) and the Genealogy Do-Over challenge. But the 52 Week Organized Home Challenge is a ne...
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2015 Women Challenge
Yay for the one challenge I always complete! :) I will once again be signing up for the highest level of the Women Challenge: Wonder Woman, requiring 20+ books written by women. In recent years, about half of my total books read have been written by women, ...
Yay for the one challenge I always complete! :) I will once again be signing up for the highest level of the Women Challenge: Wonder Woman, requiring 20+ books written by women. In recent years, about half of my total books read have been written by women, and I'm looking to keep increasing that ...
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Happy New Year everyone! :) Project:Lancashire Cemeteries, a subproject of the Cemeteries of England Project, has just been started!
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Reflecting and Looking Forward
Reflecting Wow, it's been quite a year! I was aware throughout the year that I was way behind on my book reviews and blogging in general, but I honestly didn't realise until recently just how little I blogged in 2014. Hardly at all, really, besides doing th...
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2015 Show Your Shelves Some Love: A No Book Buying Challenge
The Show Your Shelves Some Love challenge is sort of like the various TBR reading challenges, but with the focus on not buying books rather than just on reading your TBR books. Since my TBR pile continues to grow (though I've slowed the growth a little!), t...
The Show Your Shelves Some Love challenge is sort of like the various TBR reading challenges, but with the focus on not buying books rather than just on reading your TBR books. Since my TBR pile continues to grow (though I've slowed the growth a little!), this challenge could be just what I need ...
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2015 Diversity on the Shelf Challenge
It's time for a second year of Diversity on the Shelf! I successfully completed this challenge last year, but I'd like to see my numbers increase quite a bit. So, I'm still signing up for the lowest level this year (1st shelf: read 1-6 books), but with a ge...
It's time for a second year of Diversity on the Shelf! I successfully completed this challenge last year, but I'd like to see my numbers increase quite a bit. So, I'm still signing up for the lowest level this year (1st shelf: read 1-6 books), but with a general goal of reading more books for ...
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2015 Mount TBR Reading Challenge
Aaaaand, here we go again! I tried to set realistic challenge goals last year, but underestimated just how little free time school would allow me. So I failed this challenge yet again. But no more! Because this year, I'm signing up for the lowest level: Pik...
Aaaaand, here we go again! I tried to set realistic challenge goals last year, but underestimated just how little free time school would allow me. So I failed this challenge yet again. But no more! Because this year, I'm signing up for the lowest level: Pike's Peak, requiring 12 books read off ...
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The January 2015 Free For All Challenge has begun! :) I'll be putting up a G2G thread each week where we can share our accomplishments and cheer each other on. Week 1's discussion thread is up!
Welcome to the Global Cemeteries Project's January 2015 Free For All Challenge! (For those ... challenge or the Global Cemeteries Project in general!
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Thomas MacEntee of Geneabloggers has come up with a challenge of sorts, which is exactly what I need: a Genealogy Do-Over. The idea is to start over with your genealogy research, and do it right this time, rather than continuing to build off of old, bad research.
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Education
  • Red River College
    Library and Information Technology, 2013 - present
  • University of Manitoba
    Computer Science, 2006 - 2010
  • Transcona Collegiate Institute
    High School, 2002 - 2006
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I enjoy dancing and reading. I love Star Trek, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and Charmed. I blog about genealogy and books (on two separate blogs). I'm a cyclist. I'm a computer scientist, with a minor in philosophy. Languages I hope to learn fluently include French, German, American Sign Language, and Esperanto.
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Library Tech Student
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  • WikiTree
    User Group Coordinator, 2012 - present
  • Safeway Inc.
    Fuel Station Attendant, 2013 - present
  • Zywave
    Quality Assurance Analyst, 2011 - 2012
  • Tipping Canoe
    Web Developer, 2009 - 2010
  • Cereal Research Centre
    Java Application Developer, 2009 - 2009
  • Extra Foods
    Produce Clerk, 2005 - 2010
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Winnipeg
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