Discover Russia’s burgeoning food scene with recipes, restaurant reviews, and articles about the traditions and innovations that influence this unique cuisine.

Humor & Daily Life

Take a walk on the lighter side of life in the world’s largest country.

Russian History & Culture

Explore Russia’s fascinating history and rich cultural tradition.


Iconic images of people, places, and plates in Russia and beyond


Jennifer is the award-winning author of Lenin Lives Next Door:  Marriage, Martinis, and Mayhem in Moscow and Have Personality  Disorder, Will Rule Russia:  A Concise History of Russia.

Jennifer’s Books:

Books now available in both hardcover and ebook format through many bookstores online sources – order now through your favorite.

Russian History

Have Personality Disorder, Will Rule Russia

“a delightful romp through thirteen centuries of Russian history.”

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Lenin Lives Next Door

“…a raucous look at how life in Russia has evolved from Soviet days to Putin’s time, told by Russia’s leading expat humorist.”

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Lenin Lives Next Door

Unabridged, Audible Audio Edition

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