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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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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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Mormon Helping Hands

As if the pierogi get together was not enough excitement this weekend, we had another fun event on Saturday. Szlachetna Paczka is one of the Polish charities here that my family and I are big supporters of.  The other day … Continue reading

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A thankful night

The other week a dear friend (aka one of my partner’s in crime here in Bydgoszcz) and I were invited to one of the local charities we helped fund raise for last year, “Salas Homini.”  Last year the women’s club … Continue reading

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Counting my blessings!

Another day of living here in Poland when I am counting my blessings for everything I have! First up was  a Christmas play at the local orphanage for supports of the orphanage which was done by the kids. Then this … Continue reading

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SZLACHETNA PACZKA (Noble Box)

It is that time of year again when I really start getting into the holiday spirit and what can I do help others spread holiday cheer to others.   Last year one of my blogs readers, Andrzej introduced me to … Continue reading

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Oh my feet still hurt

Oh my feet still hurt from last night! But at least it was a for great cause, a charity dinner/auction that I organized with the  International Spouses Club for a local Hospice program, Salus Homini. We raise 4,500 zlotys which … Continue reading

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A Day of Highs and Lows!

Yesterday was a day that showed me the highs of living here in Poland as well and the lows of living in Poland! The morning started out with a BIG BANG(the positive of the day)!  I was able to got … Continue reading

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A Morning At One of the Local Polish Orphanages.

A morning at one of the local Polish orphanages was one of the highlights of living here in Bydgoszcz this year.  I am currently the Chairperson for a Spouses Club and over the last year we have been doing different … Continue reading

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Yet Another Great Coffee Morning!

I am truly grateful for a great group of expat ladies who are in similar situation as I am in, who’s husbands brought them to Bydgoszcz because of their jobs. Once a month we get together for coffee/tea/water, to socialize(what us women do best!), to eat and to … Continue reading

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The Auction was a Success!!

In my last post, I mentioned I was helping putting together a charity auction for a local orphanage here in Bydgoszcz where I live.  Well it is 2 days later and I am finally caught on my sleep from the GREAT event … Continue reading

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Charity Work for Far Away Lands!

One of the neat opportunities about living overseas is the charity work that I get to do locally.  Living back in the states you participate in fundraising efforts to help those living in far away lands but now that I live in … Continue reading

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