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“Artichoke” Polish Ribbon Easter Decorating

As I mentioned yesterday, I love how the Polish people here decorate Easter eggs here! 2 weeks ago a few friends and I got together once again to learn a traditional craft here that is done during Easter and Christmas. … 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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Time to make….Polish Easter Palms

One the things I am enjoying about living here in Poland the longer I am here, is learning about all of their different customs that go with the different holidays.  The first year in any country that we have lived … 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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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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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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“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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Why are dragonflies so beautiful

Have you ever wondered why are dragonflies so beautiful? Ok, some people are deathly afraid of them but I think are amazing just like buffalo, pandas, koala bears, sloths and kudamundi. This morning I was able to hang out with … Continue reading

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What another festival?

What another festival in town?   Yep, just down the street from us is a park(our version of NY Central Park) and they had a festival promoting the different local agencies/charities in the community, along with lots of crafts and … 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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Decorating Eggs Polish Style!

Decorating Eggs Polish Style The other day I was lucky enough to take part in a workshop about different ways they decorate eggs here in Poland.  These workshops are offered here FREE of charge through the cities cultural program.  How … Continue reading

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Easter Craft Market in Torun, Poland

Easter Craft Market in Torun, Poland This afternoon me and the hubby went to Easter Craft market in Torun, Poland.  This event was only held today and we missed it last year, so this was on our to do list today!  … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day in Poland

International Women’s Day in Poland On Friday it was International Women’s Day now I know for many of you, you probably had no clue about it!  I had never heard of it until me moved here to Poland.  It is … Continue reading

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Time to Visit…Andy’s Polish Pottery Factory in Boleslawiec, Poland

 One of my favorite shops in the Boleslawiec, Poland is Andy Pottery! This blog post was update September 15th, 2014.  Why?  Andy’s has made some MAJOR changes!! This is a family run business just outside of town.  So it can … Continue reading

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