Cześć! I’m Leah and I’m from Orlando, Florida, where the sun shines all year. Since 2010, I’ve lived in Gliwice, Poland, where the sun shines about half the year. But I’m not complaining 🙂 I’ve spent those past few years pondering the differences between my home culture and my new one. Now they’re all mixed up – so this blog is kind of like that. A little American, a little Polish. Pół na pół.
I write this blog so that people can explore and experience the country and culture along with me. I know that Poland is a beautiful and intriguing place to live; full of incredible places to visit and people to meet. I’d like everyone to know that. And I’d like Poles to believe it’s true as well!
Other than that, I spend most of my time teaching English which is, by far, the best job on Earth! When I’m not teaching, I love trying new restaurants and cafes, learning Polish, hiking, and traveling around Europe with my own darling Pole and our little Maksymilian. What else do with my life? Read on!