Two Things I Learned After Eating Perogies at the PNE

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MMM perogies. I have exactly

MMM perogies. I have exactly zero Ukrainian heritage, but I must confess I have a particular love of that culture and food. Both my parents grew up in Eastern Alberta and knew many Ukrainians. I also have known many over the years and even dated a few in my university days. My first kiss was at a Ukrainian wedding when I was about ten or eleven — I still get weak-kneed thinking about it.

Robert more than 10 years ago

I will add all of these

I will add all of these fascinating perogy facts to my trivia library and I look forward to an invite to your first perogy party!

Paula more than 10 years ago

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