This is stunning to see how much time and effort went into this. And it is giving me art ideas for general inspiration. Anežka Kašpárková is brilliant.
Interesting little overview to read over and learn about some new people from history I might not have known about before.
Fun facts about one of my favorite countries!
I met up with my great-uncle and great-aunt about 3 weeks ago. I hadn’t seen them in 17 years. Actually, the last time I saw them was at my great-grandma’s funeral (his mother). But I’m extremely glad that I met up with them. They’re super cool and really know a lot of things about my family history that I had never heard of before.
For example: I am probably not Russian. My grandpa, my great-uncle’s younger brother, was never really interested in the family history. So when I was a girl scout way back when, and I had a family heritage project, where we had to find out what countries our family came from…my grandpa told me Russian. Which is not actually true. Continue reading “Learning about Family Heritage”