Carving Pumpkins

Carving Pumpkins

I only have Marina every other year.  This was my turn to have her.  Since the last time I had her for Halloween she has become fascinated with carving a pumpkin, not my strong point by the way.  This was a great opportunity because Halloween in Ukraine stirs about as...

Daddy’s Cooking

I like to cook at home, its the dishes I hate doing.  I think Marina has come to the conclusion that because I don’t cook, I must not be very good at it.  I would say most of my friends (who have never tried my cooking) would come to the same conclusion.  However, a 4...

Marina’s First Onion

I was chopping onions for taco’s at Danmas house. Now whenever daddy would be in the kitchen or eating something, Marina always wants to try it.  This time was no exception and the result was predictable. “Are you sure you want an onion Marina?” “Yes.” I hand her a...