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It’s A Small World – Lessons from Disney

A few weeks back, we took a weekend vacation to the happiest place on earth. No –  Not IKEA or Lambert’s Restaurant. Disney World. I love Disney World. Ever since I was kid, I’ve always enjoyed Disney movies, the parks, their imagine, and so on. I know I don’t have to explain anymore. Disney is just simply awesome.

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Russia, Russia, Россия

Ok – this isn’t another blog about how much I like Russia, still can’t get over it, would move back (even though it’s a bit unrealistic at this moment), miss the food, travel, amazing nights of fun, public transportation, attempting to speak Russian, etc. While all of that is true, I want to go a bit political here.

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Vacation Time

We’ve recently came back from a fabulous 2 week vacation to Dushanbe, Moscow, and Barcelona. It was great getting out of the every day work routine, eating some (a ton) delicious food, and breathing in fresh air while walking from one place to next. You can see the pictures here.

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Can Russia Change? (repost)

A couple of weeks ago, a great friend of mine living on mission in Moscow with his wife sent me a blog post. Side note, click here to see how they are changing Moscow and/or support them. Anyways, the post really got me thinking. A lot.

Many of you know how I feel about Russia, the culture, the food, the … Read Full Post

Happy 4th of July

Happy birthday (even if it’s 2 days late) America! Hope you all spent your day grilling, fireworks, maybe a parade, or just laying around the house like me.

There’s no question that I love this country. Sure we have many things wrong with us and we have lots of problems, but we also have so many great things. For example, … Read Full Post