Why you should stop calling fries “French Fries”

l'baraque à frites - a place to get fries in the north of France
L’baraque à frites – a place to get fries in the north of France

I am the first to say when something is French, but also when something is not. Today I’m going to speak about food, about something you probably like: the Fries. They take origins from Belgium, this is not news, except that the English and the Americans called them „French Fries”. Why this name? After reading this post, you will stop calling this dish “French fries”. Let’s check where comes from this word.

Czytaj dalej Why you should stop calling fries “French Fries”

HOPE IN SURRENDER

The Joshua Tree, tree of hope
The Joshua Tree, tree of hope

All is quiet today, still
Rainy and gray morning, rotten weather
Your soul also is gray
Nothing changes
Hangover, you wake up, cigarette in your mouth
Headache, you drag yourself out of bed
Like every day, nothing changes

Czytaj dalej HOPE IN SURRENDER

Leaving mark: EVS

One of the main goals in this project was to leave a mark, and not only teach them Spanish language and culture. Do you want to know what I did in the last lessons at my work? If you want to know more, keep reading!

Volunteers and  former volunteer together with students. English lesson.

Czytaj dalej Leaving mark: EVS

Leaving mark 3.0: Country presentations

Finally, besides of EVS and Erasmus, I also invited some other volunteers to my basic English class for seniors. If you want to know what we did, keep reading!

Georgia flag with Greece flag on a grunge cracked wall

Czytaj dalej Leaving mark 3.0: Country presentations