Preparing for Russia (Part 1)

Five short days from now, I board a plane bound for New York City. In NYC I connect with a flight bound for Moscow, Russia. I’m excited about going, but I’m not quite ready to go. Nothing is packed. I suspect that my bags will be heavy. I just checked the 10-day forecast for Moscow … Continue reading Preparing for Russia (Part 1)


Christmas in Moscow

I’ll have a white Christmas, that much is sure. I’m spending Christmas in Russia. No, not December 25. I’ll be in New Orleans with my family that day. Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas on January 7. So I’ll experience a white Christmas in Moscow this year … or … next year … in Russia. The reason … Continue reading Christmas in Moscow