Last month we went on a two week long road trip, touring in a big loop around the Baltic States. We drove from our home in Northwest Poland, down to Warsaw, then up through Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia- hugging the eastern borders of these countries- all the way up to Tallinn, where we turned back […]Read More a family visit to Patarei Prison: the importance of lifelong learning
So, whats it like living in Europe? Its difficult to describe, because living in Europe is so subtly close to living anywhere. Mostly everything is the same, yet just slightly different enough to remind you daily you’re somewhere new. Try these just-for-fun steps for your own at-home experience. 1. To immerse yourself in foreign language […]Read More live life in Europe, 10 ideas for an at-home experience
If you don’t really like Polish Pottery, I was 100% you. If it’s not your “style”. LOL. Yes it is. You just don’t know it yet. I freaking love Polish pottery. But I didn’t always. I mean, I admired its artistic style. I even had a couple of little coffee mugs that we like to […]Read More Polish pottery in Boleslawiec: expert pottery shopping tips for you (even if you don’t like Polish pottery)
We are able to travel a little bit now and we recently got back from our first weekend away since our trip to Warsaw. We were were a little rusty. But not too bad. I now realize how efficient we had become at packing and getting away. We only forgot two major items: our portable […]Read More Kolobrzeg, Poland beach weekend. Baltic Beaches are beautiful.
Gdansk made me cry. I am an emotional sap. I was tired. I was less than two months in to life in Poland. I was less than one year postpartum. I come from a long line of happy criers on my father’s side (I once teared up over a cupcake because it was just so […]Read More How Gdansk made me cry and other tales: a past weekend exploring Poland