Track your Russian studies

with 2 Comments

It might be a Monday… but don’t despair. This is the week you get proactive with your language studies! Even if it’s only for 5 minutes a day, what will you do to improve your Russian this week? I’ve created this printable to … Read More

Free online courses in Russian

with 10 Comments

Have you heard about Открытое образование yet? They offer free online courses from big Russian universities. Tons and tons and tons of courses- 140 are available as I write this post! Click on the picture below to visit the site.   If … Read More

Russian daily planner

with 3 Comments

  Meet my newest obsession- Блокнот счастливой хозяйки, которая все успевает.     Let’s just start right there with the title. Planner for the Happy Housewife Who Manages to Get It All Done. It’s gloriously cheesy and ambitious. What’s not to love? … Read More

New Year’s Russian with Presidents

with 3 Comments

С новым годом! Welcome to 2017! 😀 Over the holidays, I made a bowl of mayonnaise New Year’s salad called «мой генерал»–   I made a few other things for the holiday table and wrote about them here. (Have you ever searched … Read More

6 cool blogs in Russian

with 1 Comment

This post is totally subjective, of course. I mean, who decides what’s cool? But I think all of these blogs have their own merits, and I hope that at least one of them is interesting enough to convert you to … Read More

Foreigncy

with 6 Comments

*This is an early update on one task from last month’s study plan.*   You guys- I just did something BIG. I read a whole BBC article in Russian! Holy smokes! Have you heard of foreigncy? It’s a website for learning cool … Read More

Soviet Lifestyle Museum

with 8 Comments

  Добро пожаловать to the Soviet Lifestyle Museum in Kazan, Russia!     How could you not go into a place that shows The History of the USSR in Tea Kettles via a street display?     And it promised to … Read More

(The Other) Russian Childhood Cartoons

with 2 Comments

  You’ve probably read a dozen posts that talk about the usual suspects in this catеgory- Чебурашка, Ну погоди!, Винни пух, Ёжик в тумане, and so on. These are the cartoons that my first Russian teacher would show us if we finished … Read More

1 3 4 5 6 7