Meeting with the Interesting Couple: Alexander and Larisa Kalesnikoffs

On one wonderful spring day of mid-March we met with the Kalesnikoffs-husband and wife, Alexander and Larisa.  The Russian lady with the Canadian who was known to be fond of the Russian culture since his Doukhobor childhood when he was born in the province of Saskatchewan long ago, and now he is of  the third… Continue reading Meeting with the Interesting Couple: Alexander and Larisa Kalesnikoffs

The Olympic Bouquets of Flowers were Fascinating for Me. They were Really Beautiful, weren’t They?

From the day 1 up to the closing day in Sochi were used nearly 4500 Olympic ceremony bouquets. I thought that they usually incorporate meaning and significance by choosing flowers according to some tradition and culture of the host country. Russia as all the nations is one of the largest importers of cut flowers. Domestically… Continue reading The Olympic Bouquets of Flowers were Fascinating for Me. They were Really Beautiful, weren’t They?