Kathleen Stokker provides a fascinating description of Norwegian Christmas folk traditions and their evolution in the U.S. with hundreds of evocative stories, recipes and memories. With scores of accounts of ancient and modern Christmases, this book reminds Norwegians and Norwegian-Americans of their connections to each other and explains how their celebrations differ on this joyous family holiday. Paperback.
Rural by luck, Norwegian by birth, Lutheran, by golly!
A Nostalgic look at what life was like in the rural midwest in the 40s and 50s! From school days and church attendance, to courting customs and holiday celebrations, this book gives readers a glimpse into a bygone age. Paperback.