Literary Cocktails at the Petworth Citizen and Reading Room

It all started with the pirogi. I grew up on delicious homemade pirogi manufactured by the ladies in the church basement, but now I live in the DC area.  DC is a generic city with generic people and generic food, at least when it comes to Eastern European food, and there are only two placesRead more

Polish-American Christmas Traditions

Today I’m going to take a break from writing about books, and instead share with you some Polish Christmas traditions.  As my family is part Polish, these are the traditions that I grew up with, and form some of my fondest Christmas memories. Traditionally, Christmas celebrations begin on Christmas Eve rather than Christmas day.  ThisRead more