Category Archives: Shopping

Boleslawiec Polish Pottery Festival Day 2

Yesterday’s blog post I show you how fabulous last Saturday was for me in Boleslawiec, Poland during their annual Polish Pottery Festival.  Well Sunday was just as fabulous! It was another fun day and my feet were so sore from all … Continue reading

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Time to Visit…Borowski Glass Studio

I know it may seem hard to believe there are other things to do in Boleslawiec beside Polish pottery shopping!! This is the unique and VERY interesting glass studio, Borowski which is just outside of town really near Andy’s & Andar’s . … Continue reading

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Polish Easter Eggs

Hi, my name is Kelley and I am addicted to Polish decorated Easter eggs.  I LOVE Polish decorated Easter eggs! Every year that we live here in Poland my Easter egg collection is getting bigger and bigger. How could you … Continue reading

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Taste Club in Poland

One of the perks of living in Poland (or overseas in general) is trying out new food!  From all of our travels while living here in Europe one of the things I remember the most from all different places are … Continue reading

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Pyszne.pl & Giveaway

I will be the first to admit that at times I am lazy when it comes to cooking dinner. I love the thought of calling up a local restaurant to deliver dinner to our house.  But wait, I don’t speak … Continue reading

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Doll Clothes Superstore

One of the perks of raising 3 girls is lots of shopping for dresses.  All 3 of my girls are are girly girls but my youngest 2 LOVE to wear dresses when and where ever they can.   Yes church … Continue reading

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Spring has Sprung in Poland

I think winter is officially gone (at least I am hoping so) and spring has sprung in Poland. As there was plenty to do inside my house got chores, it was just too nice to do anything inside. First stop, … Continue reading

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Hobby Lobby in Poland

I have mentioned before one of the stores I miss the most from the USA is Hobby Lobby.  When we went back to the USA last August to visit family one of the places I wanted/needed to shop at was … Continue reading

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Ranch dressing is here in Poland

A few weeks ago my favorite grocery store chain here in town, Lidl, was having “American Week” special.  They were selling all sorts of foods that are “American” in their eyes.  Now this is not the first time they have … Continue reading

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And the Search Continues

If my oldest daughter and I do not kill each other I will be completely amazed! Yes, we are still trying to find the perfect prom dress for the up coming Prom here in a few months.  Yes, it is … Continue reading

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I am officially addicted

Hi, my name is Kelley and I am  a second shopping for Polish table linens addict! I love table linens!  I love the fact that just by changing a tablecloth on a table the whole look of a room can change. … Continue reading

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Is it TK Maxx or TJ Maxx?

I never in my wildest dreams did I ever imagine that I would wake up early to drive 40 minutes to another town(Torun) to stand in a line for a grand opening of store but I did today! One of … Continue reading

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“A” is a TwirlyGirl

I am sure you can tell by the pictures I post of “A” she likes girls party dresses!  This girl has more dresses than pants and shirts combined in her closet. The cute dress “A” is wearing from TwirlyGirl which … 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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Tacky holiday sweaters

Yes, even in Poland they have tacky holiday sweaters! I was shopping the other day at a local store and my girls come running up to me and pull me over to this……. The worse part?  The elf one even … Continue reading

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St. Martin’s Day in Poland

Last week here in Poland there was a special holiday called St. Martin’s Day, which also was the same day as Poland’s Independence Day. St. Martin’s Day is celebrated on Nov. 11 throughout Europe. It celebrates the end of the growing … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Jackpot

This morning I really wanted to get my front of my house finally finished decorated for the fall.  I had it half done with flowers and a few small pumpkins that I got from a friend the other day but … Continue reading

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You want me to buy what?

My husband came yesterday from a conference in Germany that he was at for work and our conversation back after our hello’s  and hugs went like this…. My husbands says “Did you remember to by my cup?” “You want me … Continue reading

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The thing that drives my husband crazy!

It is hard to believe but I am turning the B-I-G 40 here in a few weeks.   One of the things that my husband hates about my birthday or any holiday for that matter is getting me a present, … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting in Bydgoszcz

Treasure Hunting in Bydgoszcz When moving into a new house means that you need new furniture to fit into the new shape and sizes of rooms.  I need some more storage in this house as I was spoiled in my … Continue reading

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A Visit to…VENA Polish Pottery, Bolesawiec, Poland

A Visit to…VENA Polish Pottery, Bolesawiec, Poland This is just a small store but it is located across the street from Ceramika(White Picket Fence).  It is located in a small strip mall type building with 3 other shops(watch for future posts on … Continue reading

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Photo Books by Adoramapix and Giveaway!

One of the disadvantages of living here in Poland is the 8 million+ pictures that I take because everything here is so pretty!  As you can tell by my blog posts, I LOVE to take pictures!  So now here is … 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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My Favorite Coffee Shop in Bydgoszcz, Beyrouth Cafe!

Almost every Friday late afternoon you will find me and a friend hanging out a local shop here in town while our little ones are taking a community art class.   A few months ago when our kids started taking … Continue reading

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Have You Ever Heard of Caramel Popcorn Yogurt?

 Have you ever heard of caramel popcorn yogurt?  Or how about chocolate muffin yogurt? Me either, until last week!  It was once again American Week here in Poland at our local Lidl grocery store.  So yet again just like the … Continue reading

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