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Well last night, New Year’s Eve was a kids dream in, FIREWORKS in Poland!! Now in the US we only do fireworks on the 4th of July so it was fun to do it in winter coats but trying to … Continue reading
Merry Christmas from Poland! Well being our first real Christmas here, I am learning all sorts of Christmas traditions in Poland which are unique to me. First up that is unique to me is that Christmas Eve is the BIG … Continue reading
One of the great things about this time of year is all the Christmas parties! Tonight we did our church Christmas party. One of the neat things about being here is learning all the different Polish customs that come … Continue reading
Yesterday was another crazy day of the holiday season, which meant I got to each traditional Polish and Indian holiday food!! For lunch several ladies with the Spouses club that I am involved in had lunch at the GREAT restaurant NUVO here … Continue reading
Right after church yesterday the girls and I headed out to another KS Palac game to cheer on Rachael and the rest of the Bydgoszcz team! Unfortunately, they lost 0-3. While it was not good for KS Palac to be done … Continue reading
I know for most American’s it is Thanksgiving Day which means eat until your are too stuffed to move, be with family and friends you love, watch the Macy’s Parade and football on the television. Unfortunately not for us! This one … Continue reading
Yesterday, my family and I along with my friend Rachael went out and experienced one of the neatest holidays here in Poland, All Saint’s Day. What is All Saints Day? It is a Catholic holiday that people all over Poland … Continue reading
Today here in Poland is the Polish Army Day. Why do they have a holiday for the Army? The Battle of Warsaw in 1920 is remembered on this day. The day is also the Day of Assumption for many … Continue reading
What makes today one of the most sacred days in Warsaw, Poland? We all know the horror’s of World World II but not any one day is more special to the Polish people then today. The Warsaw Uprising started on August 1st, … Continue reading
I just realized that in 4 days it is my husband’s birthday! It is too late to order anything from the states to be here in time as mail can take anywhere from 5 days to 3+ weeks to get … Continue reading
So when are coming back? While they may not celebrate the 4th of July here in Poland but they do celebrate Constitution Day, which is today! So like my growing up days in North Dakota celebrating at the lake or … Continue reading
Well I thought the Christmas holiday season was the only time of year when stores closed for days on end well guess what? Well not here in Poland!! My dear husband has this WHOLE week off from work, CRAZY huh? … Continue reading
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Attention men: Do you have your chocolate and/or flowers ready for all the women in your life today? Why? Because today, March 8th, the women receive flowers and gifts from their loved ones. In Poland the International Women’s Day was an official holiday, but was a working day. After the fall
I know Valentines was almost a week ago but on Saturday at our church we had a Valentine’s Party for the adults. It was small but the nice thing about small parties you really get to have great conversations. BUT the bad thing about small parties is there is LOTS of food leftover. Needless to say, my American cupcakes were a hit with the Polish but then all
Much like the French Fat Tuesday, Polish Fat Thursday is a day dedicated to big eating. It marks the start of the final week of pre-Lent celebrations. This year, Fat Thursday is Feb. 16. While I am not Catholic who cares! Any excuse to eat a doughnut is good enough for me.
Paczki’s are the Polish version Continue reading
Well today is the day of love! One of the things we loved about living in the states is the Melting Pot restaurant. When living in the St. Louis area, Jim and I ate more than our share of special days there. Unfortunately the closest Melting Pot is a little more than 4,000 miles from here, so it not like we can just hop in the car and go. Several months ago Continue reading