Monthly Archives: January 2014

Scripture Mastery Night

Wednesday nights are something I look forward too a lot!  Why?  Because I teach seminary/bible study at my church to high school and university age kids.   Last week though I have to say it was probably one of the … Continue reading

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And the party continues

As if “E”s birthday party on Saturday was fun enough in the morning, I decided to punish myself some more that Saturday night by taking the girls and 3 of their friends to the men’s professional volleyball team here in … Continue reading

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It’s time for a pizza party!

So Saturday was “E’s” big birthday I was telling you about that “E” was sewing aprons for. Since “E” was turning 9 years old this year it is a hard age to plan a party for.  She is getting to … Continue reading

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What another party?

It is carnival time here in Poland, so that means “What another party?” YEP!!! While Halloween may not be very popular here in Poland but Carnival sure is so this is when it is time to dress up and have fun … Continue reading

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“E’s” 1st sewing project, Dishtowel aprons

“E” (with the help from “A”) from start to finish sewed aprons the other day for her birthday party tomorrow. She sewed 15 of them today 1 for everyone who is coming for the pizza making party that we are … Continue reading

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More prom dresses and more prom dresses!

It is hard to believe that my oldest daughter is doing her last year of high school!  She is not my baby anymore that is for sure. But one of the fun things about being a Senior is Prom.  That … Continue reading

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What is Garcinia Cambogia?

I can’t believe it but a little over 2 months ago, I wrote this blog post….Yes, I am overweight!  I have some of the greatest fans on this blog and several of you have asked how my weight loss has … Continue reading

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Athletes Abroad Pen Pals

The other day the youngest 2 became pen pals with 2 American professional volleyball players and members of the US National Volleyball Team, Rachael Adams and Kim Hill.  OK, yes we already know them on a personal level but Rachael … Continue reading

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22 years ago, I said what?

It is hard to believe but 22 years ago today I was walking to into the local court-house to say, “I DO”!  Today is my husband’s and my 22nd anniversary!   Long story short, I was a senior in high … Continue reading

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What is that white stuff?

Guess what started falling from the sky here in Poland this afternoon? It is the middle of January and short of 2 days in early December we have not had any snow.  So I am beyond excited to finally get … Continue reading

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A Tour Of Krakow

A Tour Of Krakow When people are thinking of visiting Poland, Kraków is one of the first places that comes to mind. In fact, thanks to its beautiful architecture, medieval history and vibrant city life, Kraków is the most popular … Continue reading

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Time to eat….Sekacz or Tree Cake

I know I am behind on posting about Polish holiday traditions as it was a bit crazy during those couple of weeks in my house but there is one tradition that is too good not to tell you about! Not … Continue reading

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Hotel’s in Bolesławiec, Poland

Before Christmas a few friends and I headed out to the Polish pottery mecca, Boleslawiec, Poland do a girls weekend trip of shopping. Since it was an overnight trip that meant we needed to stay at a hotel.  I just … Continue reading

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That time of month again

Today is that time of month again that I dread the most…NO not that kind of problem but we have to say good-bye to some wonderful church missionaries we have at our church here in Bydgoszcz.   Every 9 weeks … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from Poland!

Happy New Year from Poland! For the first time in celebrating 22 New Year’s together, my husband and I celebrated New Year’s without our kids.  We went out with a few friends to a local hotel that was having a … Continue reading

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