Monthly Archives: December 2011

1 Year Moscow-Versary

Today marks my one-year Moscow anniversary. I have learned a lot about myself, the world, and Russia. Here are some of the lessons I learned and important statistics I have been tracking. Lessons Learned: Even though Moscow has been facing … Continue reading

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Mexican Dining in Moscow = Fail

My friend Liz and I recently went to the newest Mexican restaurant in Moscow. We went for appetizers and margaritas before trying a new kosher restaurant next door. The strawberry margarita tasted like it came from a mix and the … Continue reading

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Pilates….Owwwww!

When I lived in NY, I almost exclusively took classes at the gym and rarely went otherwise. Since moving to Moscow, I haven’t taken any classes. First, my Russian language skills don’t include words typically used in a gym class. … Continue reading

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My First Gingerbread House!

Michael and I made our first-ever gingerbread house tonight.  You can see the picture below of our final product.  We even made the frosting from scratch, although the rest came from a box 🙂  Sadly, it didn’t taste as good … Continue reading

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Rally in Russia!

For everyone who is not in Moscow, you probably have heard headlines over the past few days about the protests taking place here. Last Sunday, Duma (Parliamentarian) elections were held. United Russia, the ruling party that has been in power … Continue reading

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