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Fat Thursday: Poland’s love affair with doughnuts

Today is last Thursday before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent. But…what is so special about it? Well, many Catholic countries celebrate Fat Thursday on that day. Traditionally it is a day dedicated to eating (sounds good to me). Lent is a time of fasting, so no sweets or treats are allowed! The next… Continue reading Fat Thursday: Poland’s love affair with doughnuts

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“I yam what I yam and dats all what I yam” – Popeye The Sailor Man

I am sure that everyone still remember Popeye the sailor, his pipe, his whistle, and without a doubt, his secret for super strength – spinach. “I’m strong to the finish ’cause I eats me spinach.” ― Popeye the Sailor Man Why spinach? Well, back then spinach was superfood. Many people in the Thirties believed spinach… Continue reading “I yam what I yam and dats all what I yam” – Popeye The Sailor Man