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Coraz bliżej Święta

Chuck Norris w świątecznym wydaniu Another Bank Zachodni-WBK ad featuring Chuck Norris. “Come for your Christmas hay” sianko=hay hay=cash So basically Chuch Norris invites you to go into debt this Christmas. Spend your way into the red. Red is…

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Christmas in the Village

We spent Christmas at our village house for the first time ever. It was fantastic. Rosie kept saying “this is our prawdziwy dom”. That’s exactly what I was thinking too. We were able to spend Christmas at our house…

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Shopping Madness

I have experienced the shopping madness which is IKEA Saturday morning one week before Christmas. Normally, I wouldn’t even go to IKEA on a normal weekend but circumstances were such that we had to go today. What circumstances could…

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Homemade Advent Calendar

Here’s a simple and creative idea for a homemade Advent calendar. All the credit goes to the very crafty mom of my student Misia.   To make your own Advent calendar you will need: a corkboard empty matchboxes decorative…

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blah, blah, blah…czyli what’s up with me

I know this blog is supposed to be mainly about Poland but we shall digress for a moment and talk about….me! I am working, working, working as usual as is Misiu. We celebrated Thanksgiving last weekend (it had to…

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Some people have Jesus – Niektórzy mają Jezusa

We have Uszatek. Lizzie’s pre-school class had Wigilia (Christmas Eve) last week. Jasełka (Christmas play) will be in January. As you can see in the picture, it was a full house. salt dough painting time – malowanie masy solnej…