Have I ever mentioned that I love handmade gifts? I just love when somebody put effort into it. Gifts don’t need to be expensive and luxurious – sometimes small handmade gift means a lot more. I made this LOVE JAR for Attila on Xmas, but you can prepare for Valentine’s Day. It didn’t cost anything!… Continue reading Handmade Gift for Valentine’s Day
Last Saturday I organised Little Peter Peter’s Baby Shower 🙂 If you don’t want to spend too much money on buying games, you can make them yourself. Trust me – it’s not difficult, you just need a bit of creativity and time 🙂 DIY prediction game: this could be great souvenir for parents and baby.… Continue reading Baby Shower entertainment
It’s the last day of 2017! I just can’t believe it – time flies so fast! But it was fantastic year with more ups than downs and we managed to make few big decisions 🙂 31st December… it’s just perfect time for us to reflect on our resolutions, how much we achieved and think about… Continue reading Bye-bye 2017
Christmas celebrations start in Poland on the 24th December – Wigilia Christmas Eve. Christmas dinner starts as soon as the first star is spotted on sky (which is around 6-7 pm). Before dinner, we share opłatek Christmas wafer and we wish all the best to each other. We leave an extra seat for the unexpected guest – no one should be alone or hungry on Christmas Eve.… Continue reading 10 Polish Christmas Traditions
If you read this post, you decided to change your life and be more healthy. Last week I was writing about 3 rules of Healthy Lifestyle: good nutrition, daily exercise and adequate sleep. What is nutrition? WHO says that: “Nutrition is the intake of the food, considered in relation to the body’s dietary needs.” Nutrition… Continue reading Second step to Healthy Lifestyle: Eat Well
“Don’t eat this”, “stay away from that” – I’m not big fan of diets and food restrictions. I do not like counting calories… I do not like following healthy menu for the whole day or week… It just doesn’t work for me. It is simply too depressing and I want to enjoy my life. So… Continue reading First step to Healthy Lifestyle: Be Active
Baby shower, an American custom where the mum-to-be is literally ‘showered’ with gifts for her unborn baby, is getting more and more popular in Europe. Last Friday I attended my first ever Baby Shower ❤ Here are few cute ideas to plan the perfect baby shower. How do you make a baby shower look like a shower,… Continue reading Throwing a Baby Shower?
Turning magic 30 is a reason to celebrate! We are still in Tenerife, but it is our last day and tomorrow we are coming back to England. I just wish for beautiful sunny day and lots of Sangria to drink 🙂 Today I want to share my Bucket List of 30 things to do before… Continue reading I’m NOT 30! I’m 18 with 12 years experience!
I can’t believe that I have been married for 1 year already! Where did that time go? It only seemed like yesterday we were making a commitment to spend the rest of our life together. The first anniversary is traditionally known as the paper wedding anniversary and it is common to give each other paper gift –… Continue reading Happy Paper Anniversary!
Hello Spring and Goodbye Winter 🙂 In Poland, the first day of spring is celebrated by Drowning of Marzanna (in polish: Topienie Marzanny). Marzanna is the old Slavic goddess of winter, plague and death. By burning and drowning the effigy of Marzanna, the ancient Slavs wanted to protect themselves from winter and encourage the timely… Continue reading The Drowning of Marzanna: Polish way of saying farewell to Winter