Dasha’s birthday was in April, and friends and family gathered at her parents’ foster-care home after the Orthodox Easter service for a delightful afternoon centered around…what else?…FOOD!
Sasha prepares the grill for shashleek. Oh, the burning wood smelled so good — all fruit tree branches!
Vlad, Vadim and Jamie.
Toma and Sophia (one of the six foster-care children living at the Genesis House.)
Lena and Vova
Jim, Jamie, Dasha, Babushka, Lena
Young boxer Anton (brother of Sophia)
Melanie (late arrival, hence the dark sky…)
It doesn’t get much better than that!