Czech Grandma Paints Village

Source: Czech Grandma That Paints Her Village

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.


Learning about Family Heritage

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.

Czech FlagFor 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”