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Men’s World Volleyball Championship

Where have I been over the last week? Watching this… I have been talking about this tournament for several weeks and it was finally here!!  The girls and I were beyond excited that 5 of the days of the tournament … Continue reading

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Men’s Volleyball World Championship

Last night for the us was AMAZING again for my girls and I! Why?  We got tickets to this! For those of you not in Poland or not a volleyball fan, this was a ticket for the Poland vs. Brazil … Continue reading

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Our Final Volleyball Match for the Season

The girls and I last night headed to watch our last volleyball game for the 2013/2014 season to cheer our “adopted” kid Rachael Adams & the another American Kim Hill who we have become friends with over this past season play against … Continue reading

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Another date night to watching volleyball

Every once and awhile my husband and I both try to do something with each of the kids one on one, as it amazing what kind of conversations you have with your kids when there not 3 other voices competing … Continue reading

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The game in the eyes of a 6 year old

Last night was a girls night out with my youngest 2 girls and a good friend of mine.     We headed to the Men’s volleyball game, Transfer Bydgoszcz, who was playing against the Warsaw team. Oh, it was a … Continue reading

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Hi ho, hi ho off to see Kim we go!

Monday night for family night we went out to watch the local women’s professional volleyball team, KS Palac play against the Sopot team.  While we like to watch volleyball, this match was a bit more special was that American player, … Continue reading

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And the party continues

As if “E”s birthday party on Saturday was fun enough in the morning, I decided to punish myself some more that Saturday night by taking the girls and 3 of their friends to the men’s professional volleyball team here in … Continue reading

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Athletes Abroad Pen Pals

The other day the youngest 2 became pen pals with 2 American professional volleyball players and members of the US National Volleyball Team, Rachael Adams and Kim Hill.  OK, yes we already know them on a personal level but Rachael … Continue reading

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She came home

What a fun and crazy weekend we had!  Why? She came home! My favorite adopted daughter, Rachael was playing volleyball here this weekend.  The team she is playing on this year, MKS Dabrowa, is ONLY a 6 hour drive away! … Continue reading

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Now that is what I call a good game

Yes, it was another fun weekend in our household!  Sunday we headed up north to Sopot.  Not to go to the beach(weather is a wee bit on the cold side for that now) but to watch women’s volleyball!  Yes, our … Continue reading

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What a weekend!

So yesterday I mentioned that we headed down south to Poznan for the volleyball tournament and to meet up with our other kind of, sort of kid, Rachael who just flew back but we had other highlights too over the … Continue reading

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Volleyball is back in Poland!

Woo Hoo, women’s volleyball is back in Poland! This weekend we headed down to Poznan to watch the kind of sort of start of the 2013/2014 professional Polish women’s volleyball season.   Are we volleyball junkies?  In a weird sort … Continue reading

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Guess who is back?

Any ideas to guess who is back today in Poland?   My other daughter by another mother and father, aka my “adopted” daughter, Rachael!! I cannot believe over the last 3 months she is been traveling all over the world … Continue reading

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I Hate Good-Byes!

I Hate Good-Byes! I know my posts have not been much as of lately but it has been a bit crazy in our house! First I mentioned the other day, we found out the other week that we have to … Continue reading

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Our Final Home Volleyball Game!

Our Final Home Volleyball Game! It is hard to believe but Wednesday night was probably the last home game for the KS Palac volleyball team for the 2012-2013 season.  AND there is a good chance it was our last game … Continue reading

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Volleyball & Beaches in Sopot, Poland

Volleyball & Beaches in Sopot, Poland Yes, it is hard to believe but I am talking about beaches in Poland while it is still winter here.  But yesterday the family and I headed north 2 hours to Sopot to watch … Continue reading

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The Battle of the Rachael’s (or is it Rachel’s?)

It is hard to believe but volleyball season is almost finished here in Poland!  The regular season finished 2 weeks ago and last week started the Polish Cup and in a few  weeks the ORLEN league championship tournament will start. First off, I never … Continue reading

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That was a Quick Volleyball Game!

That was a Quick Volleyball Game! Last night was one of the last home volleyball games for Bydgoszcz’s KS Palac team regular season.  We once again went out and supported our home team and fellow American now adopted daughter Rachael … Continue reading

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KS Palac Volleyball Goes For the Win!

KS Palac Volleyball Goes For the Win! Tonight was yet another home volleyball game for the KS Palac team.  So that means we have to go cheer fellow family member Rachael Adams!  The game I think is one of the … Continue reading

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Woo Hoo, Another Volleyball Win!!

Woo Hoo, Another Volleyball Win!! So we spent tonight at another KS Palac volleyball game to cheer on our “adopted” daughter Rachael!  What a game it was, I don’t think I have bit my nails so much in one night. … Continue reading

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Yet Another Great Volleyball Game!

Yesterday, marked the being of our crazy week!!  But we kicked it off in style by going to our newest family member Rachael’s volleyball game.  KS Palac team was playing against the top team in Poland so it either was … Continue reading

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Volleyball, Thanksgiving, Hello’s and Good-Bye’s in Poland!

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

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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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Yet Another Polish Volleyball Game But a Good One!

Friday night was the 2nd home game for the season for KS Palac, the Bydgoszcz women’s volleyball team.  And of course we had to go to cheer on fellow American Rachael Adams!  3 weeks ago when they had their last … Continue reading

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Men’s Professional Volleyball – YES!!

Last night I had a GREAT girls night out!  And what made it GREAT?  Going out with 2 GREAT friends (Rachael & Karolina) and my 3 daughters to a professional volleyball game here in town.  In Bydogszcz there is also … Continue reading

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