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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


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


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


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


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


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