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[3 Jul 2016]

Uncharted Russia: Russian Women Value Beauty & Western Men Should, Too Some American men are curious and adventurous enough to look for women outside of the United States. These men are not stuck to one cultural cocoon but rather explore what is beyond the horizon. One region that a man might find interesting is Russia, especially when a man comes across hot Russian women. Some men are noticing that many Russian women are beautiful. This is because women in Russia put an emphasis on beauty and take care of themselves. One interesting thing to note is a study found that women in Russia spend more time in front of the mirror than other country's women. Some might think this phenomenon shows that Russian women are vain, but some hot Russian women will tell you that beauty is simply a very important thing for a woman in Russia. They like to look their best and want their external appearance to reflect their inner self. What should be appealing to men in America is many of these women are single. Yes, single Russian women is almost an epidemic in Russia because women outnumber men. This is one reason why many American men are looking for single Russian women to date. Of course, a man should not expect to pick up any woman of his choosing without some effort and a little planning. It is important that a man understands the culture and what it means to woo single Russian women before he can claim a woman's heart. Russian women are a delicate group of women who may find the American way of flirting a little aggressive. This does not mean that Russian women are not flirtatious or looking to have a little fun with a man, but many of them do require a certain level of romanticism and chivalry. Romanticism and chivalry is somewhat lacking with some American men, which is why many men who planned to meet a lady from Russia undertook a quick study of the culture before attempting to woo a woman. This helped increased their chances of establishing a relationship with the woman they were seeking. Some men have found that a good conversation has been helpful when it comes to single Russian women. Women in Russia are interested in politics and other such subjects and would love to talk to someone who is genuinely interested in an in-depth conversation. Another thing that American men have found to be helpful is offering compliments. This does not mean a vulgar compliment but rather a more detailed compliment that shows that beauty is appreciated and that the woman is more than just a piece of meat. In short, a Russian woman wants to feel special, beloved, and tended to by the man who is attempting to woo her. It is clear to see why so many western men are flocking to the uncharted land of Russia; many women there are looking for romance and a relationship. Just remember that the pursing must been filtered to suit a lovely lady from Russia.  

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[24 May 2016]

From a Western point-of-view, Russian culture is steeped in mystery, and indeed, this great land can be mysterious. It lends to the intrigue people feel when they think of Russian families. But actually, family life in Russia isn't so mysterious. Hearth and home and extended family count as the real stars of Russian home life, and Russian women play a large role in this. The reasons for this lie in Russian history. According to an article on the Live Science website, much of the emphasis on home life and family comes from necessity. More specifically, Soviet rule left its mark on Russian home life. Life proved difficult under the Soviet government, and to make their way in the world, families had to rely on each other to survive. They learned to combine resources and to depend upon one another. Because the Communist Party ruled Russia for 70-plus years, this tradition of home and family remains a cornerstone of Russian life. But unlike life in the U.S., it's not unusual for family to mean more than mom, dad, and the kids, according to information on the DePauw University website. As a carryover from previous years, Russian families, including grandparents and grandchildren tend to live in the same apartment. The living space tends to be small, and Russian women do most of the care of the family. Many Russian women marry young and plan to stay home after the wedding is over. In the past, Russian brides almost exclusively spent their time in their homes and had no elaborate career plans. However, life in Russia today often includes working mothers. When this happens, one of the grandmothers in the family will assume the home role and help with the home and children. Apartments tend to be small, and it's difficult to find privacy in Russian households. However, in some respects this has influenced Russian home life in a positive way. Family members are very involved in one another's lives. The kitchen is the place where much of the Russian family gathers, and Russian cooking and traditional dishes still get a prominent spot in home life. Traditional foods like borscht, along with pirozhkis, ikra, and blinis count as just some of the dishes Russian women might cook for her families. These dishes bring together hearty ingredients such as beets and other vegetables, meats, and cheeses. Blinis are a sweet treat and can even include sweet jams and chocolate syrup. Beer, tea, and vodka are staple drinks in Russian life. Russian history and tradition influence how Russian brides interact with their families. These mysterious beauties love home life and spending time with their close families. Home means more to them than parents and children. It's a place where Russian culture is actively lived out.  

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[13 Apr 2016]

Even in the United States, it can be difficult to meet people. There are single people everywhere, yet many struggle. Imagine if you lived somewhere like Russia, where women outnumber men by a ratio of ten to one. While it would be significantly easier for men to meet a suitable match, women would have a lot of trouble. That is why so many Russian women are willing to become mail order brides. They know that if they become mail order brides, they will not have to settle for less than they deserve. They find the average American man to be quite attractive, and men think the same of them. With an increasing number of men finding mail order brides, it is difficult to ignore it as an active option. Chemistry When Americans meet mail order brides, they quickly realize that there is an uncanny chemistry between themselves and Russian women. Russian women are attracted to them, in a way that these men have never experienced before. Likewise, American men cannot take their eyes off of their mail order brides. Loyalty During relationships, many struggle with fears of infidelity. Their partners are caught cheating on them. But when Russian women become mail order brides and move across the world, they are not interested in cheating. They are interested in dedicating themselves to their husband. The husband usually feels security because of how intimate their wife is with them. Russian women use intimacy to remind their husband that they are dedicated to one another. Family This commitment extends beyond the bond between a husband and a wife. Russian women are committed to developing a strong family. They want to prioritize their role as a wife. They want to prioritize their role as a mother. They are looking forward to the future. Dancing Throughout history, every culture has sought to express itself through dancing. When you go to a nightclub or even to a fine establishment that permits dancing, your Russian wife will encourage you to get on the dance floor. She has spent her life learning these dance moves, and now she is ready to teach you. Dance is a major element of Russian culture. Intelligence Russia has a long intellectual tradition. It has educated the citizens in logic and reasoning. These disciplines come quite naturally to Russian women. They are skilled in detecting poor reasoning. Men generally expect that when they marry a Russian woman, she will contribute a lot to the conversation. She will provide invaluable insight. She might even embarrass some of your friends if she has the opportunity! Cooking Russians believe that cooking is a form of expression. It is how they demonstrate their culture to Americans. When they want to show the delicacies and luxury of the nation of Russia, they will prepare an exquisite entree. They have labored for their entire lives to master culinary arts. You can reap the rewards of that effort.  

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[17 Mar 2016]

Many men think dating is one of the most difficult endeavors they could experience. They have to shuffle through so many women. That is why men are instead seeking after mail order brides. Russian women are quite happy to become mail order brides because they want to come to the United States. The great thing about Russian mail order brides is that they have many of the features that men want in a woman. All of the effort that men have put into finding a woman is finally relieved when they meet their Russian mail order bride. Russian women vastly outnumber Russian men. That is why so many are willing to become mail order brides. Also, since Russian women and American men have a unique chemistry, they are willing to become mail order brides so that they can be with someone with whom they can truly relate. Natural Beauty Do you ever see women who are wearing way too much makeup? It is almost like they are using makeup to hide their face. Russian women know how to use makeup to bring out their best features rather than cover them up. They are proud that they are naturally beautiful. They naturally possess the traits that other women look for. Romance Men need to know that their wife is happy. They need to know that their conjugal bond is as strong as ever. Russian women need this too. They seek ways to express it. They express it in the form of romance. Russian women are eager to make their husband happy by seeking romantic encounters frequently. Wife & Mother There is far too much selfishness in the United States. This is one of the concerns that Russians have about Americans. Russian women, on the other hand, are willing to dedicate themselves to being a wife and being a mother. That will be their main priority. They are not going to sacrifice the family. Loyalty is an important virtue, both among friends and family. Their family is their central concern. Night On The Town You probably spend more time at home than you would like to. It is difficult to round up friends on the same night. That is why it is important to have a wife who likes to go out and have fun. Russian culture is fueled by the night life. Russian women are known for their love of late nights of dancing and drinking. Logic Russia focuses their education system on teaching people how to think logically. They are very oriented toward philosophy. They will be able to keep up with you and impress your friends. Entrees Every culture has its' own unique entrees. Unfortunately, many Americans are just focused on cheeseburgers and hot dogs. Your Russian wife will introduce you to something new and even intimidating. But a little bit of courage and willingness to try something new could be the best decision you have made.  

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