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Fettisdagen in Sweden

Fettisdagen in Sweden

In Ukraine we used to celebrate Masnytsya (butter week), before Great Lent in Spring. There is a similar holiday in Sweden, when people eat fatty food, before the Lenten season. It’s called Fettisdagen (The Fat Tuesday).

Butter Week (Masnytsya) in Stockholm

Butter Week (Masnytsya) in Stockholm

Masnytsya or Butter Week, is one of the oldest Slavic holiday, which celebrates during the last week before Great Lent. It has its origins in the pagan tradition. In Slavic mythology, Masnytsya is a sun-festival, personified by the ancient God Veles and a celebration of the imminent end of the winter. So, Spring […]

For the good art mood

For the good art mood

Everyone  uses different things for making his arts. Below I want to tell, about basic things, that helps you to have good art mood. So, – you need your general working tools (it can be paper and pencils, or camera, or modeling clay, etc. ) – some interesting […]

Yummy

Yummy

Homemade WOK It was the first homemade WOK, we did. And it was amazing! 🙂 Basic ingredients: mushrooms, udon noodles, asparagus, paprika, onions, soy sauce, spices, oil.