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Here We Come Sokrates

What a day yesterday was!  Why?  School officially started for “A” & “E” who are going into 2nd and 4th grade. This year once again they are going to Sokrates International Primary School here in Bydgoszcz.  We absolutely enjoyed last … Continue reading

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Where Did The Year Go

Last Friday was finally the last day of school here in Poland for my youngest 2 girls!  Yes, it seems like they go to school FOREVER here compared to the US since most of my friends back home kids have … Continue reading

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Who’s cooking dinner?

One of “E’s” favorite classes at school is her Wednesday cooking class.  She is turning into a mini-me with her love of cooking and baking. She is 9 year old and she is getting older and more independent but the … Continue reading

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Spring has Sprung

Spring has sprung here in Poland not just with plants starting to show leaves, my tulips are coming up but according to the calendar it says spring is officially here.  The first day of spring here is a big deal … Continue reading

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Way to go kiddo!

I so am having a proud mom week and half with “E”!   As many of you know, “E’ started going to a mostly Polish school back in August when we took her out of the English-speaking international school.  I … Continue reading

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What another party?

It is carnival time here in Poland, so that means “What another party?” YEP!!! While Halloween may not be very popular here in Poland but Carnival sure is so this is when it is time to dress up and have fun … Continue reading

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Christmas Programs Polish style

Have I mentioned how much I love the holiday season?  I do! Why because of the cute kids Christmas programs it brings. I have seen my share of Christmas programs American style over the last 21 years of having kids … Continue reading

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The Newest International School in Bydgoszcz

Well guess what went up last week at the school my girls attend here in Bydgoszcz? So what does this mean?  A lot of more positives changes are coming to this school and my girl’s education here in Poland!   … Continue reading

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The knighting of new students

Well it is official, I have no more babies at home according the “A’s” school.  She officially got welcomed into her new school along with all the grade 1 kids by the knighting of the new students. I guess it … Continue reading

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We survived our first day of Polish school

Today was the first day of school here in Bydgoszcz, Poland and guess what?  We survived our first day of Polish school! As you know we were not over impressed with the International School here in town so this school … Continue reading

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So here is the dust pan!

So here is the dust pan! So the other day on THIS blog post I mentioned this newspaper article was printed in one of the local papers about the International School of Bydgoszcz where my daughter go to school at…. Well I … Continue reading

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It can’t be swept under the carpet anymore!

It can’t be swept under the carpet anymore! A few posts ago, I mentioned that I was pulling my children out of the International School of Bydgoszcz.  I mentioned that I would explain the main reasons why I was pulling … Continue reading

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Last day of school in more ways than one!

Last day of school in more ways than one! Today is the day my girls have been counting down too for the last month, last day of school!!  Only one way can describe the year we have had at the … Continue reading

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First Day of School, Finally!

Well I think we were one of the last ones that I know to finally started this school year! My two little ones were on cloud nine starting school and well my high school junior that is a different story! … Continue reading

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Learning English Overseas!

One of the blessings/curses of living in a foreign country is the education for our children.  I am a cup is half full type of person, so let’s look at the positives first……

1. The kids get to meet other nationalities compared to the average public in America,

2. There are a lot school holiday’s so traveling is easier,

3. The kids pick up a bit of a

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