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The Great Sausage Meltdown of 2015

I am third-generation, full-blooded Polish-American. My great grandparents arrived here in the early 1900s and settled into a neighborhood with other Polish families in Buffalo, New York, and there they stayed. 1,231 more words

Perspective

Polish Christmas traditions!

Hello guys! How are you doing? Are you excited about Christmas! I know I am! I needed to take a break, and I’m glad I can forget about the world for a few days. 390 more words

Lifestyle

Finding Your Whole

Last December, I held a mandala-only workshop for the first time. These are the circular “gwiazdy” (star) style wycinanki, but I called it “mandala” because it seems to be a more familiar term. 165 more words

Wycinanki

Laser Cutting

As a general rule, I always create my work by hand using a knife or scissors. But a couple months ago I was asked for permission to use one of my designs for a wedding invitation. 104 more words

Wycinanki

We All Scream for Paczki!

 

Tonight I made paczki‘s for Fat Tuesday tomorrow. Growing up in Michigan the grocery store and bakeries sell these treats like crazy this time of year and I absolutely love them! 124 more words

Holiday

What to Expect at a Polish Wedding

It’s Polish wedding season!  This past weekend, my husband and I went to the wedding of one of his best friends.  This was my first Polish wedding, so I was really excited to see how they celebrate marriage here in Poland.   1,148 more words

Poland