Christ is risen! Happy Easter, everyone!
The girls are also so happy that the Easter bunny must have done some serious planning in advance -- um, a year ago -- so he could fill their basket with treats not available in Russia. Bunny bubble wands, chocolate eggs, jelly beans, Cadbury eggs, little chicks... and toothbrushes for their dolls (after all that candy, of course), a few books and Bubble Yum lipsmackers...
Good thing he thought ahead. Had he wanted to buy a chocolate bunny here, THIS is what it would have cost:
That's $19.45! And that's the cheapest bunny I've seen!
Today seems like a good day to post some pictures I took last month of Christ the Saviour Cathedral.
The view of the Kremlin from the pedestrian bridge behind the cathedral: