Monthly Archives: May 2013

Time to Cook…Beef Borscht

Time to Cook…Beef Borscht BEEF BORSCHT This recipe is based on memories of a single bowl of borscht eaten before closure of the iconic Russian Tea Room in New York City. Banishment to the original restaurant Siberia (upstairs), the landing … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day from Poland!

 Happy Memorial Day from Poland! Days like today make living in Poland HARD!!!  If we were in the US we would either be surrounded by family and friends and either way we would in the yard bbq’ing celebrating those military … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day! Dzien Matki!

Happy Mother’s Day! Dzien Matki! Today is Mother’s Day here in Poland!  So it is kind of neat that we celebrate this wonderful day twice in this family.  For the American one a few weeks ago my hubby was in … Continue reading

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International Food and Fun!

 International Food and Fun! Last Friday was a F-U-N day for us! Where the hubby works they did a International Day fair type thing since they have people from all over Europe, US and Canada.  Most of the different countries … Continue reading

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Yes, I Sound Funny!

Yes, I Sound Funny! Well if want to know what I sound like when I am trying to speak Polish click the link below to have a good laugh! American Embassy staff speaks Polish The video is made by the … Continue reading

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My Polish Flower Baskets!

My Polish Flower Baskets! Last weekend I was in  the flower mood!  Like a mentioned we went to a flower carpet on THIS post, so that made me realize I need to do something in my front door entry to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Honey!

Well today is my husband’s birthday! So, HAPPY BIRTHDAY HONEY!!! We have been celebrating 21 years of birthday’s together!  Here we are celebrating his 21st birthday, 21 years ago!! I LOVE YOU and I cannot wait to celebrate the next … Continue reading

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Tulips, Tulips and More Tulips!

Tulips, Tulips and More Tulips! Well, happy belated Mother’s Day to all those who read my blog that celebrate Mother’s Day yesterday.  In Poland here we did not celebrate Mother’s Day as it is celebrated on the 26th of May … Continue reading

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Panama Comes to Visit Poland!

Panama Comes to Visit Poland! This month my youngest daughter’s classroom is learning about different parts of the world such as continents and the countries that are in them.  Well, for some crazy reason her teacher asked me to do … Continue reading

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Are We There Yet?

Are we there yet? Yesterday was one of the days, where I REALLY enjoy living in Poland!!  Why, because I am just a short 5 hour drive away to the Polish pottery mecca, Boleslawiec!  Close enough for a very long … Continue reading

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A Visit to…Blue Church, Bratislava, Slovakia

A Visit to…Blue Church, Bratislava, Slovakia I mentioned a few weeks ago we went to Bratislava, Slovakia.  One of the things we stumbled upon when walking to the neighborhood grocery store was this… So of course I had to go … Continue reading

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Want to Ride a Bike in Bydgoszcz!

Want to Ride a Bike in Bydgoszcz! I am sooo excited, Bydgoszcz is becoming a BIG city!  Bydgoszcz Information Centre introduces bicycle rental, a GREAT way to explore the city.  They have 5 bikes that available to rent.  The bikes are from … Continue reading

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Photo Day 24.0 at Hotel Bohema

The other week I was privileged enough to take part in something called “Photo Day 24.0.”  This event was hosted by the local news group, Moje Miasto Bydgoszcz at the local Hotel Bohema. They had 30 different photographers go in groups through the hotel and … Continue reading

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Five of the Best Family Days Out in Poland

Five of the Best Family Days Out in Poland Since we’ve been adventuring here in Poland for way over a year now, I thought it was about time I gave a run-down of some of the best places to take … Continue reading

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Celebrating Queen’s Day!

Celebrating Queen’s Day! Happy belated Queen’s Day to all my Dutch friends and family! Yes, I know I am not Dutch but when you live in a country for 6 AMAZING years you to tend to take on a few … Continue reading

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