It's great to be back. I used to be a Mentor Guide and loved it, but due to personal issues I had to retire. Now I was "lured" into the Cultural Connection Week by a wonderful friend of mine, Judy, whom I met via Coursera, and who's just awesome.
I would like to talk about my mother country, Poland, as I love it, but I also feel there are several misconceptions related to the country itself, and to our culture.
If you want to learn a bit more about me, feel free to watch this video .
As we have just celebrated Easter, I felt the most appropriate topic for me to kick off with would be my favorite celebration, which is... Christmas.
In particular, I'd like to share with you what (weird
) food we eat then. I have to admit I hated it as a child (most children do
), but things change as you grow older. The tastes are so unique that you begin to appreciate them.
So here you go:
If you'd like an exhaustive list, here
's one. Enjoy!
Please tell me whether you'd like to taste any of these.
And feel free to ask me any questions.
Find out more about Cultural Connection Week and view other people’s posts about their cultures here.