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International Food Stores, the Right of Return, and Vera

Featured image description and alt-text: an old woman walks out of the front door of a one-story building. The building has large windows that showcases the wares of a small grocery store. 1,251 more words

A Random Adventure

The Best Foods to Eat in Ukraine

What will the food be like? 

This is one of the first questions people ask when traveling to a new country. Some ask in anticipation of new delicacies on their tongues and unfamiliar aromas tempting their noses. 886 more words


Day 3 Kyiv/Kiev, Ukraine the Little Warrior

Another grey day woke me up. My stay in Kiev was painted with the grey sky blurring from the strong wind. 630 more words


Ukrainian Cultural Festival

I will be a vendor at the Ukrainian Cultural Festival, July 14-15th at Soyuzivka. I will have my Ukrainian Food Character pillows, greeting cards, magnets, notepads and more for sale. 35 more words


East Village Dumpling Tour

New York City’s East Village neighborhood is replete with dumpling eating options.  Historically the East Village was home to Eastern European immigrants and there are still some excellent places to get pierogi and varenyky.   69 more words

New York City

A Taste of Ukraine at Veselka in NYC

The iconic, long-running Veselka (144 Second Avenue, NYC) has been on our list of “to visit” places in NYC since we started going there regularly in 2006, but somehow we never made it there until our last trip over the Winter. 496 more words