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What.

What.

Today I had one of those experiences that only has one appropriate response: *facepalm* I went to Moi Dom, the closest thing Russia has to a Target, to buy some gift bags and things in preparation for tomorrow’s holiday. It’s the Day of the Defenders of the Fatherland, which has expanded to be basically Men’s […]

long day.

long day.

A by no means comprehensive list of what I did today: Woke up at like 5:45 am for some reason. My body is so confused. Plotted to make ratatouille. Helped give a credit test and finished with Business Negotiations once and for all! Acquired a wooden spoon of my very own (see below). Failed to […]

This blog post comes to you in two parts.

This blog post comes to you in two parts.

Today was an interesting mix of horrifying and wonderful. Part I I woke up at noon, refreshed after last night’s evening of pampering myself with an unnecessary shower, candles, wine, and delicious goat cheese. I had two and a half hours before I needed to be at the university for an appointment with a student […]

the first cold day

the first cold day

Some things that happened today: Ɓukasz and I spent three hours going to all the shoe stores we could find downtown to compare styles and prices of winter boots. A clarification: I have my heavy duty L.L. Bean winter boots here, but I want a pair that I can perhaps wear indoors in professional situations […]