Monthly Archives: August 2012

15 Years Ago, Where Were You?

Do you remember what you were doing 15 years ago today? I was living in Panama City, Panama, in hotel to be exact.  We were on our way to move to Miami, Florida.  We ate dinner and went to a … Continue reading

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Tonight’s the BIG Premier!!!

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Today’s the BIG day and I am beyond excited!!  In my wildest dreams I never thought this day would come, that I am going to be on a national TV show, House Hunters International. That’s us!!! OK, let me stop … Continue reading

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7k Fan Giveaway & Paypal Cash!!!

I can’t believe I have been blogging for 7 months and I  have 7,000 Facebook fans  and my family is getting ready to be on House Hunter International tv show that airs on HGTV on the 28th of August, so why … Continue reading

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American Pizza in Poland?

My family and I are huge pizza fans, we LOVE pizza!!  And just like any other  country there are lots of pizza restaurants here in Poland to choose from. What I find the most fun when going into different pizza … Continue reading

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LOADED Coupon Binder Giveaway!

We decided to shake it up a bit this week with a Friday Night Flash Fun Giveaway! I’ve joined some super awesome bloggers and hosts My Crafty Life and Full Price? Never! to bring this cool flash giveaway to you! … Continue reading

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Cooking New Foods

If, like me, you have moved to a completely different country and culture, then you are likely to have the opportunity try cooking a number of dishes which won’t have tried before like Golabki or Mousse au Chocolate. Although this might seem … Continue reading

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Fan Giveaway Sign-Ups!!

I just hit my 7,000 Facebook fan count and my family is getting ready to be on House Hunter International tv show that airs on HGTV on the 28th of August, so why celebrate with an AMAZING giveaway that is … Continue reading

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Starbuck’s Gift Card Giveaway!

We are so excited to bring you this giveaway to help you get ready for the back to school rush {you might need some caffeine} !!!! I’ve joined some super awesome bloggers and hosts My Crafty Life and Full Price? … Continue reading

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Time to cook…Polish Plum Cake (Placek ze Sliwkami)

I mentioned the other day the girls and I went plum picking and you saw how many of those wonderful plums I brought home.  We can only eat so many plain so off to figure what I could bake with them.  The … Continue reading

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Help! I can’t read or write Polish.

Living in a foreign country and not speaking their language has its challenges. 1. People ask how do I know what I am reading and signing if the paperwork is in Polish. 2. The government here likes paperwork and all of our … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games Giveaway!

We are so excited to bring you this giveaway in celebration of the release of The Hunger Games on DVD!!!! I’ve joined some super awesome bloggers and hosts My Crafty Life and Full Price? Never! to bring this cool flash … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Sugar Plums

A couple of days ago some friends, my kids and I headed out to another friends house out in the country to pick some plums.  Plum trees are EVERYWHERE  here in Poland.  Every 3rd house in our neighborhood has at … Continue reading

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Polish Army Day Holiday.

Today here in Poland is the Polish Army Day.  Why do they have a holiday for the Army?   The Battle of Warsaw in 1920 is remembered on this day.  The day is also the Day of Assumption for many … Continue reading

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A Visit to….Warsaw, Poland

Last week, we had to say Good-bye to our oldest son as he headed back to the states for his sophomore year at university.  Since his main flight was leaving from Warsaw, we decided to drive the 3.5 hours there … Continue reading

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Wal-Mart Gift Card Giveaway!

Just in time for back to school shopping! We bring you this cool FLASH GIVEAWAY !! We are giving away a $50 Walmart Gift Card!!! I’ve joined some super awesome bloggers and hosts My Crafty Life and Full Price? Never! … Continue reading

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$100 Candy Galaxy Gift Card Giveaway!

Welcome to another Super Event Giveaway brought to you by Super Events Media & Social Marketing Mom! This super cool giveaway is hosted by Full Price? Never! & MyCraftyLife! and sponsored by CandyGalaxy, an online candy super store! Candy Galaxy … Continue reading

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Cake Pop Creations Giveaway!

Ready for some fun? It’s time for another FLASH GIVEAWAY for the Month of August!!! We are giving away a cool summer treat, a box of 12 cake pops from Cake Pop Creations!!! I’ve joined some super awesome bloggers and … Continue reading

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Diamond Candle Giveaway!

Ready for some fun? It’s time for another FLASH GIVEAWAY for the Month of August!!! We are giving away a hot new favorite, a DIAMOND CANDLE!!! I’ve joined some super awesome bloggers and hosts My Crafty Life and Full Price? … Continue reading

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Time to Cook….Pickled Cucumbers (Ogorki Kiszone)

The other day it was time for another Polish cooking lesson and this time I learned to make Pickled Cucumbers or Ogorki Kiszone one as they say in Polish.  We are a family who likes their pickles!  My littlest one … Continue reading

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A visit to….Silverado City, Poland

Growing up in North Dakota I was surrounded by cowboys and Indian heritage, we saw this everyday in our lives.  A few weeks ago Groupon had a deal for a western themed park just 40 minutes from our house, Silverado City,  I purchased … Continue reading

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Scentsy Candle Giveaway!

Ready for some fun? It’s time for the first FLASH GIVEAWAY for the Month of August!!! We are giving away a supreme Scentsy Prize Collection with a value of $87! The collection will feature a large warmer, 2 scent bars … Continue reading

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Warsaw Uprising

What makes today one of the most sacred days in Warsaw, Poland?  We all know the horror’s of World World II but not any one day is more special to the Polish people then today. The Warsaw Uprising started on August 1st, … Continue reading

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