Month: January 2015

Svet Sunday: All In Your Hands!

wise, they like him and came often to ask an advice. And there lived very smart man in this village near the wise man. And this smart man envied the…

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Рак – Crayfish, Crawdads, речной рак or “рак”

Рак or say Rak! Close enough… It means crawdaddy in the Louisiana buoys and it means happy Russians on a Russian train. That is where I first saw Russians eating…

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War Movements Inevitable

About a month ago; Russia panicked the west and the west dumped her rubles and Russia bought them all up. All of them, every last one that was possible to…

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Coffee Stirring…

Mass Destruction… Book bags, steam pots, casserole dishes, pointing fingers, plastic bags, and toy guns; what do they have in common? They are weapons of mass destruction and we live…

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Copious Bang and 2015 is off and running…

2015 looks a mess and to prove that point it has jumped up and exploded in the first week. Nothing sacred and nothing is safe. It is copious and free…

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Dependency: I Call It A Catch 22…

Dependency in America is in a Catch 22; a dilemma or difficult circumstance from which there is no escape because of mutually conflicting or dependent conditions… There is a thousand…

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Babushkas not just any Grandma

In Moscow, village, and or even Siberia, you pass old women selling anything and everything. You see old women on the Metro stairs, they are on the buses and they…

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Weather is Soft and Harsh in Russia…

Weather measured in harshness or softness in Russia. I hear the Russians talk about -25 below zero as soft weather and sometimes -15 below zero is harsh weather. It confused…

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Russian Rocks Cookies Recipe…

Since there is a million recipes on this type of cookie and most know it as just plain Rock Cookies. I will not elaborate and just say, “This is an…

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Merry Orthodox Christmas Russia… (Video)

It is January 6th and that means it is Christmas Eve in Russia… Merry Christmas Russia and may the new year of 2015 be one of happiness and joy… Merry…

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