Spring in Moldova; everything was green and lots of baby animals around. The taste of spring for me will now be green onions and radishes as we were harvesting them from the garden at the beginning of May. Our cow (the big brown one) started going down to the fields rather and I would walk … More May in Moldova
Paşte fericit! Happy Easter! Sunday April 30th was Easter Sunday for Orthodox Christians. For the weeks follwoiung this, I greeted people in my village with Hristos a înviat! (Christ has risen,) or responded with Adevărat a înviat! (He truly has risen). My host mother and I went to church around 3 am Sunday morning and … More Easter 2019
As we entered the festival, we were greeted by children dressed in traditional clothing and during the event there were dance performances by adults and children. Activities for attendees included playing games, competing in wrestling and viewing high-wire acrobats. There was amazing food and lots of hand crafted items for sale.