Virgil on January 22, 2012

Well, I said I was going to make Kielbasa ze sloika (Kielbasa in a jar) when I went on R & R. I did, the second day I was home. I think it turned out well. As you can see, I haven’t posted for a while, I’ve been travelling and during R & R I […]

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Virgil on October 5, 2011

I was recently given a Polish Army MRE (Meals Ready to Eat or, more appropriately, Meals Rejected by Ethiopia). There are times here that I simply cannot stand to go to the mess hall. I do have limits. So, I decided to try out the Polish MRE. Compared to a US Army MRE, the Polish […]

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Virgil on September 2, 2011

This is another Polish recipe from Michal I plan to try out when I get home on R & R.. I love recipes like this because you have to use your imagination even if you only use the ingredients listed. You can also add or substitute any number of ingredients you wish. The idea here […]

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Virgil on August 31, 2011

One of the nice things about being in Afghanistan (yes being in a war zone can heve a plus side at times, you hear about these in this blog). I travel a lot dealing with force protection and cover an area of operations that includes the Polish Army contingent, as well as 1st Infantry Division units. […]

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