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My Grandma

Yesterday, October 14th, 2017, would have been 95 years young. She was a remarkable woman. I miss her so much. So, today’s post is a tribute to my grandma. 1,241 more words

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Cherry Bars

Cherry desserts are one of my favorites and I had to try this Cherry Bars recipe from my late Aunt Joyce’s recipe box.¬† While I don’t recall ever having these, they are wonderful. 152 more words

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Oopsy Daisy

My mother is a simple woman. She does what is required of her, and she is unapologetic in the manner in which she does everything else.

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Csaky' - The story of Hungarian refugees in Poland

These days both Poland and Hungary protest against refugees from Middle East and Africa to be settled in Europe. Although I can see some points in this opposition, quite different than popular news spread, it is worth to mention that refugees moved between these two countries in the past. 1,354 more words

Poland

Being a French American

For those families who could afford it, the custom was to send their children to religious boarding schools to be educated. This was prevalent in Quebec as well as the many New England states where French-Canadians had emigrated.

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Cherry Kolaches, our Christmas Day Tradition

The gifts are wrapped, the house is decorated, and the¬†baking is done. This year I thought I’d take a break from making Kolaches for Christmas Day until I mentioned this to my family. 529 more words

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