Tag Archives: Friends

Being Friends with a Celebrity!

As many of you have read in previous blog posts, I have been come great friends with a professional volleyball player here in Bydgoszcz, Rachael Adams. Well she and I have been going out lately together to a few events … Continue reading

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Halloween Polish Style

Well we survived our first Halloween in Poland.  I threw a Halloween party here at our house for just a few people.  OK, in the end it being about 28 people with 16 of them kids so it was a … 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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The Perfect Lunch Date!

All I can say yesterday was a HOOT!!  A few weeks ago I was introduced to fellow American Blogger living here in Bydgoszcz, Poland like me.  If those of you who did read my post about the volleyball game, Rachael … Continue reading

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Cooking American Style

One of the great things about living where I live is meeting other expat wives in the area. Last Tuesday, I had 2 French, 1 Estonian, and 1 Slovakian friend come over to my house for a cooking lesson and I showed … Continue reading

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Tonight’s the BIG Premier!!!

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Today’s the BIG day and I am beyond excited!!  In my wildest dreams I never thought this day would come, that I am going to be on a national TV show, House Hunters International. That’s us!!! OK, let me stop … Continue reading

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Homesick!

I know I have been MIA for a while but that was a for a good reason, we went back to The Netherlands (aka Holland) for a little over a week so the hubby could do a 4 day military … Continue reading

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Women’s Conference in Warsaw

Last Friday and Saturday I was blessed to have the opportunity to attend my church’s Relief Society Conference in Warsaw.  For those of you who don’t know what the Relief Society is, well is it the women’s group of The … Continue reading

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A visit to…Ciechocinek, Poland

Last Saturday we went out to explore the Polish country side with our dear friends Athur & Kornilea.  All we were told was to wear comfortable clothes and good walking shoes that there would be an area for the kids … Continue reading

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Paris…wie…wie!

Going to Paris France has ALWAYS been a dream of mine of visit!!!   Because of the international spouses club that I belong to here, today I had a mini-visit to Paris.  One of the ladies of the club is French … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday (#10)

There are two pictures that really sum up this week in our house.   Here is my oldest daughter and her best friend from the Netherlands who came to visit us for a few days before they move back to the United … Continue reading

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Double Date Night in Torun!

Saturday night Jim and I went out for a date night.  Of course a  simple dinner and movie wouldn’t cut it here in Poland.  Our AMAZING friends Artur & Kornelia took us on a quick tour of Torun (good thing … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday (#8)

So it was yet another exciting week for us! We drove back to The Netherlands (aka Holland) to visit friends, do some grocery shopping, eat some great Dutch and German food, our daughter BFF 16th B-day party and to film the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday (#6)

Well it was another crazy week of Polish adventures! When was the last time you played badminton?

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Felting, my new craft addiction!

Well today I officially have gained a new crafting addiction, FELTING!  What is Felting?  It is the most stress free craft that I have ever done.   The hardest part is deceiding what colors and design you want to do.  My daughter … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Sometimes there is no reason for words, just let the picture do the talking.

So here is my week in Poland in pictures!

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So anything exciting happen to you this week?

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I think I gained 5 pounds!

One of the things that has made the transition to Poland an easy easier move is our wonderful church.  As many of you are aware a great church family no matter where you move to can either make you or break you.  Well yesterday we went and spent half a day with one of ours.  They live about and hour and 15 minutes from us in a neat town called Torun.  The great Continue reading

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