Monthly Archives: January 2013

Italian Cooking Lesson in Poland?

Italian Cooking Lesson in Poland? Last week a few of friends of mine got together at one of my favorite restaurants here in town, NUVO for an Italian cooking class.  The chef from the restaurant cooked for a few years in Italy … Continue reading

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Time to Visit…Manufaktura Polish Pottery

Time to Visit…Manufaktura Polish Pottery Several weeks ago I did a post about Polish Pottery shopping trip I did with several friends a while back. I promised that I would do a post about each of the different stores and … Continue reading

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Time to Cook… Doritos Hotdish!

Welcome to Tasteful Tuesday’s!   Time to Cook… Doritos Hotdish! One of goals for this year on my blog is to post a new recipe every Tuesday, so hence the name.  Of course I am going to have LOTS of … Continue reading

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A Hamburger Never Tasted So Good!

Last night it was suppose to get to -20 below 0 and with the wind chill it would be -27!!  So we decided to bring a bit of summer inside to warm us up for dinner tonight! We usually have … Continue reading

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I Got a New Polish Cookbook!

I Got a New Polish Cookbook! Yesterday I was at a local bookstore here looking for books for the English conversation classes I teach unfortunately fortunately right next right next to where I was looking was the cookbook section! Unfortunately the book is … Continue reading

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Time to Visit…Andy’s Polish Pottery Factory in Boleslawiec, Poland

 One of my favorite shops in the Boleslawiec, Poland is Andy Pottery! This blog post was update September 15th, 2014.  Why?  Andy’s has made some MAJOR changes!! This is a family run business just outside of town.  So it can … Continue reading

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30 Ways an Expat Knows They Live in Poland!

30 Ways an Expat Knows They Live in Poland! If you have never lived in Poland before, you just won’t understand 30 Reasons you know you’re an American Family living in Poland (or have lived in Poland)… 1. Ausfahrt isn’t funny anymore … Continue reading

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KS Palac Volleyball Goes For the Win!

KS Palac Volleyball Goes For the Win! Tonight was yet another home volleyball game for the KS Palac team.  So that means we have to go cheer fellow family member Rachael Adams!  The game I think is one of the … Continue reading

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Vistula Apartments in Torun!

A few weeks ago I did a blog post about Torun, Poland.  I LOVE Torun, it is absolutely a beautiful city with lots of history.  So, when I was offered to do a hotel review of one of the new … Continue reading

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Time to Cook…Turkish Sesame Cookies

One of my friends is from Turkey and when I had the Amber jewelry party a few weeks ago at my house, she came over and brought some WONDERFUL cookies over!  I fell love with the cookies and so did my kids. … Continue reading

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Just Trying to Keep My Sanity!

Those of you expats living in Poland, you know it can be a just a bit of a challenge living here!  I can see how some people can be just miserable here and I had one friend who lived here for 3 … Continue reading

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We Finally Got Snow!

It is hard to believe that it is almost the middle of January and we finally got snow that is going to stay longer than a day. Since we finally got more than 1/2 an inch of snow the girls … Continue reading

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2012, Who Would have Thought!

2012, Who Would Have Thought? Well it is that time of year where you start reviewing your 2012 in different ways, like taxes, doing your 2012 photo albums or books or if you are business with annual reports.  I LOVE reports!  I … Continue reading

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Amber Jewelry Oh Yes!

Amber Jewelry Oh Yes! One of the items most people buy when visiting Poland is Amber jewelry  Before moving to Poland I had heard of Amber jewelry but never really gave it much thought.  Well if you have ever visited Warsaw or Gdansk you … Continue reading

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Spring has Sprung in Poland!

Spring has sprung in Poland! OK, not really but here is what I found at a local grocery store in town this afternoon….  Are those REAL tulips?  What month is it?  What country do I live in?  And you want … Continue reading

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Woo Hoo, Another Volleyball Win!!

Woo Hoo, Another Volleyball Win!! So we spent tonight at another KS Palac volleyball game to cheer on our “adopted” daughter Rachael!  What a game it was, I don’t think I have bit my nails so much in one night. … Continue reading

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Fireworks in Poland!

Well last night, New Year’s Eve was a kids dream in, FIREWORKS in Poland!!  Now in the US we only do fireworks on the 4th of July so it was fun to do it in winter coats but trying to … Continue reading

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