Category Archives: Family History

From Turin to Vienna

Just the other day I was reminiscing about the weekend trip I took to Vienna a few years ago to visit my dear Cousin Anna. The roommates in her flat were throwing a house party and it was sure to … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks…

I come from a family of immigrants.  My mother and her parents were Polish prisoners of war in Manila, the Philippines for 3 years during WWII. After the Americans rescued them, my Grandpa Jack decided that the USA would become … Continue reading

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From Turin to France

I’ve been wanting to go to France for quite some time because not only am I a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu Miami Culinary College but also my maternal-grandparents lived in France prior to WWII. With a collection of family … Continue reading

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