Monthly Archives: May 2011

mother’s day again

so some musings are due. It’s May 26 and that means it’s “Dzień Matki” or Mother’s Day in Poland, my home country. It brings back a lot of memories from my childhood and a lot of reflections, again:). I miss my mom – she died of Alzheimer’s 3 years ago at the age of 63. […]

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wonderful years

I was working on a personal project recently. My father’s birthday was coming.70th. I had ideas and projects piling up for years (yes, you read it right – years!!) and I finally found motivation to tackle one of them. My dad was our family photographer and he was following us with his camera a lot. […]

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birthdays

and birthday parties – a lot of preparations and a bit of fun ;). I cannot believe it’s been 12 years already. What now? Middle school, choices, decisions, independence *sniffle*… growing up…it’s happening too fast… I’m not ready!! Happy Birthday żabko!(transl: froggie :)) – hope you still need me from time to time…

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cream puffs plus girl talk

equals perfectly spent Friday afternoon! Thank you Ms. Connie! Here is the recipe for you. They are so easy to make and oh-so-yummy! Puffs: 1 cup of flour 1 cup of water ( I use a tiny bit less) 100 g of butter (a little less than one stick for those metric-system-impaired) 4 eggs a […]

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breakfast in bed and mother’s day reflections

10:56 a.m…. knock knock…room service – isn’t that the sweetest thing?… the breakfast was yummy, and Marysia said she hadn’t had hers yet (at 11a.m.!!) because she’d been making mine all morning…awwww….how lovely – maybe even sweeter than her mango-strawberry-watermelon salad- yum.   I don’t celebrate mother’s day usually – just awkward to celebrate your […]

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