Soviet Child

We sometimes forget where we came from, our life and the world we live in has changed drastically that you sometimes forget what shaped you.   But in times you need to remind yourself of your roots. Today I happened to scroll on Facebook, some young guys picking potatoes on the field, and it reminded … Continue reading Soviet Child

Grateful For You

I wanted to write this post to all my followers and likers. While we look for validation on all the places outside of us, many of us know that it's not where it's at. Much harder to practice than to talk about. But while I am practicing it, I am still very tuned in to … Continue reading Grateful For You

Un-entitled Christmas

So in my introduction I promised to write few things about my upbringing and my life as a child in former Soviet Union. I realize that we all have different upbringing. Especially here in the US. Which is so wonderful because everyone here is different and same. There are so many nationalities here and stories … Continue reading Un-entitled Christmas

Primal Life

I grew up In Estonia until I was 18. For first 13 years this was spent under the Soviet Union until Estonia was freed. Life then changed, slowly but surely and now Estonia has surpassed economy of many Western countries, is part of EU and as my grandmother Astrid writes to me in every handwritten … Continue reading Primal Life