Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Sat Nav: Life Before and After

         The Sat Nav: Life Before and After Many of us remember life before the Sat Nav. Driving aided by a map caused more family arguments than anything else. Drivers constantly had to stop — or worse … Continue reading

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International Day 2014

Last Friday is one of the highlights of living here and my husband working at the military base here.  Every year they do a International Day event.  People from the different countries that work here can do a booth with … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day in Poland

Yesterday was Mother’s Day in Poland.  So one would think it would be a relaxing day for me, right?  Wrong! I started the morning first taking the kids to school(yes, we are still in school here for another month) and … Continue reading

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Does Yard Work Ever End?

Where have I been all week?  My own backyard doing this…  Last summer we moved into the house and then spent most of the summer gone so I did not get to do lot in the yard but this summer … Continue reading

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The Newest District in Poland

Yesterday was an AWESOME day at church!!  OK, yes I say that a lot about our church activities but this one is one that can never be repeated again!! Our  branch here in Bydgoszcz became part of a newly formed … Continue reading

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Trams of Bydgoszcz Past

The beginning of the month was a holiday weekend here so all sorts of exciting things were happening here in town. One thing that happens here during special holidays is that they run a couple of the old original trams … Continue reading

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Another Successful Auction

Last Friday night was a HUGE success for a fundraiser for the local orphanage that I was organizing with the help of one my most amazing friends! Like I mentioned in a post last week, I was totally excited for … Continue reading

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I Love Being a Mom

Yes, I love being a mom!  Yesterday was Mother’s Day in the US (in Poland it is in a few weeks) but we celebrated yesterday. My girls woke me up bright and early at 06:30 in the morning with scrambled … Continue reading

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Who’s Ready for an Auction

Yes, I am still alive but I have not been posting a lot lately because my life in centered around putting together my annual charity auction that I do each year.  This event is the highlight in my year every … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of the Bydgoszcz Zoo

Today “A” and I headed over to the zoo in town for a sheep shearing demonstration they were doing with the sheep they have in the zoo.  Since we were all ready at the zoo, we walked around for bit … Continue reading

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