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Especially for Mother’s Day…

A holiday in the midst of spring in full bloom, on the second Sunday of May, is dedicated to those whom we love and appreciate most in our lives – our unsurpassed mothers. A day of affection, kindness, and care devoted to our birth givers and greatest confidantes. This Mother’s Day, show your utmost gratitude [Continue]

May 3rd Parade – Celebrate Polish National Constitution Day with “I love Poland and you should too!”

Every year in May, Chicago hosts one of the largest and most pompous parades in the country – the Polish Constitution Day Parade. Held for the 124th time as of 2015, this parade is held in honor of the first democratic constitution drafted in 1791 in Europe – that of Poland – which also happened [Continue]

Spring-time Grilling and Barbecuing!

    With the imminent rise of temperatures, trees sprinkled with blooming buds just waiting to crack open, birds chirping in the highest of notes, their melodies a pleasant change from the whistling of the winter chill, comes spring and with it the custom of grilling and barbecuing outdoors. After several months of being cooped [Continue]

April Fool’s Day – Prima Aprilis!

    On a day such as April Fool’s Day it is difficult to be anything but… happy! Viewed globally as a day of pranks, jokes, and hoaxes, it is widely recognized and liked throughout Europe, the United States, Canada, Australia, and Brazil – although it has not come to be a national holiday in [Continue]

Easter Sunday Celebration

Easter is by far the oldest and most celebrated of Christian holidays, celebrated on the first Sunday after the first full moon spring. Generally falling between the period of March 22nd and April 25th, it does not possess a fixed date. As with most holidays, so it is with this one that is possesses many [Continue]

Valentine’s Day with Lowell Int’l Foods

              In the midst of the hustle and bustle of everyday activities, as we run about completing our errands, more often than not under the weight of frigid snow, chilling temperatures, and peppery grey streets, there comes a time once a year when we let ourselves be engulfed by pink and red. Only once [Continue]

Lakotki Biscuits!

San Lakotki biscuits, imported exclusively by Lowell International Foods, are a sugary buttery and absolutely delicious treat for any time of the day – or night! This Polish specialty comes in four different flavors created to make your mouth water. Dessert Lakotki are delicate, white, and sprinkled with sugar, for an exquisite biscuit with a [Continue]

Kefir – A Natural Probiotic!

Kefir, for those of us who are not familiar with it, is a drink obtained from fermented milk. It is one of the most highly nutritious and oldest in nature of fermented milk beverages. Characteristic for its delicate refreshing taste, it works as a natural probiotic – a substance which stimulates the growth of microorganisms, [Continue]

Happy New Year from Lowell Foods!

New Year’s was not always held on the First of January – back in the day it was formally known as Akitu, and celebrated around the time of the Spring Equinox. In 46 B.C., a new calendar was introduced by Julius Caesar which circulated around the sun’s instead of the moon’s movements – officially moving [Continue]

Merry Christmas from Lowell Foods!

As you’ll wrap up your Christmas Eve dinner with you family, friends, and perhaps other loved ones, as the twinkling candles bright flame ceases a little under the weight of the already molten wax, and as the Christmas tree shines as bright as ever releasing its utmost spectacular pine scent all throughout, the delicious foods [Continue]