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    Me <3

    Who am I? My name is Mila Kunis. I am 29 years old. I am an actress, a model and a voice artist. Most people know me as the 'Hottest Woman of the Year 2013' or the 'Sexiest Female 2013'. I am also quite well known for playing the voice of Meg Griffin from the popular TV show...
    MilaKunisActress MilaKunisActress 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 27, 2013

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    REAL Ukie

    I'm a real Ukrainian, to all you fakers out there(hehe). I was born in Kiev, go to Ukraine every summer to stay with my family and friends.
    phonyintellect phonyintellect 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 2, 2009

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    New Life

    I move from Ukraine to UK as a little girl. My career was to model. I now go to university, and will move to Brisbane in few months. If wanting to know what I study, you must first ask! lol. Life has been good to me. Christ has given my life much, and happiness is mostly present...
    Trellisvine Trellisvine 18-21 1 Response Jun 6, 2008

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    Anybody Colouring Eggs This Easter?

    Hello! For the past 2 Easters I have been the Easter Scrooge and ruined our Easter egg colouring fun because I had stupidly boughten brown eggs instead of white eggs. But today I bought 12 extra large white eggs and a brand new Easter egg colouring kit. Why I placed this story...
    Nanoose Nanoose 51-55, M Mar 20, 2008

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    Munchycaterpillar Munchycaterpillar 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 2, 2013

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    Me, Myself, And Gentile- A Very True Story...

    Rather than chatter away needlessly about my religious background or personal life, I'd like to take this opportunity to explain to those reading this post what my intellectual pursuits have managed to 'reveal' in the past 10-15 years. Looking back, I realize that this 'revealing...
    Maccabaeus Maccabaeus 41-45, M Sep 30, 2012

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    "oh, You're From The Ukraine?"

    It really gets to me when people say THE Ukraine, instead of just Ukraine. Even though I'm half Russian, it does bother me when people consider Ukrainian and Russian the same thing. Two different countries, two different languages, people! What other things get on your nerves...
    rombi rombi 16-17, M 5 Responses Apr 1, 2010

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    Born In Uk

    i was born in uk and both my parents are ukrainian. i have forgotten most of the language because i don't use it.
    olly111 olly111 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 16, 2012

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    Proud To Be Ukrainian!

    I was born here in Ukraine, In wonderful city Kiev!  Grew up here and live here =P all people who have relatives here , or just ukrainian ancestors, but moved -   wellcome to visit our Beutiful country, more more often =P  
    Bekther Bekther 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 24, 2010

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    Pround To Be Ukrainian

    My Great Grandfather was from Ukraine. His name was Oleksandr Nazarenko and was born in Kyiv, in 1868. He was a commander in the Ukrainian army and met my great grandmother in 1882, Svetlana Aslanian from Armenia. They had my grandfather Andriy Nazarenko.
    SergioSalamanca1 SergioSalamanca1 18-21, M Sep 29, 2013

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    Learning

    I have never known much about my Ukrainian heritage. My mothers side is the side that has it and they all live in Texas. I haven't been since I was a toddler. I do talk to my grandmother but we just don't discuss it all that much. I know some background history about how they...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 31, 2008

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    Half Ukrainian...

    i am half Ukrainian because my great grandmother on my moms side came straight from Moldova and my great grandfather came from Ukraine but my uncle was born on a train leaving Ukraine
    fatboy12047 fatboy12047 13-15, M Jun 21, 2012

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    The Lure of the Perogi...

    Hi. My grandmother was Ukrainian. I loved her so so much. And I miss her often. She was so much fun, and tried to teach me the ways of being Ukrainian, especially the music and a bit of dancing. I have this cassette tape from the 70s with some members of the family on it. I can...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly 36-40, F 6 Responses Aug 30, 2007

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    I was adopted from Ukraine.

    So many say sorry to me for it but I'm proud of my country
    starktonya03 starktonya03 13-15, F 1 Response May 21

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    Searching My Ancestry

    I am trying to research my families ancestores. My family came to Canada around 1903. The last names I have found links to are Kereluik, Leschyshn, Balyk and Hucul. Just wondering if anyone has traced their family tree and came across any of these last name. Thanks.
    kraymur22 kraymur22 31-35 1 Response Jun 13, 2008

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    Am Ukrainian

    Ukrainian in my Dad's side! His Mom was from Ukrain! Actually lived on a border but mostly on Ukrain side. I don't know much but heard they came to Canada very young!
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 Aug 5, 2013

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    Don't Worry to Be Ukrainian

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFlAzB0uCiA&feature=player_embedded
    Alex011235 Alex011235 26-30, M Aug 31, 2009

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    My Baba

    Hello! I grew up in a dysfunctional family but fortunately I had a Ukrainian Grandmother that I could visit for a taste of sanity and of course her cabbage rolls. I called her Baba and Baba and I built home additions for awhile and I think she taught me a lot of things so I...
    Nanoose Nanoose 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 11, 2007

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    Born In Ukraine.

    hey everyone, i was born in Ukraine. I am looking for my wolf parents. does anyone know any wolf parents that r missing a wolf girl named Marina. message me if u do. also u can leave comments, if u know anything.
    unknownwolf unknownwolf 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2012

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    I Am Ukrainian

    I am Ukrainian because my Dad was Ukrainian. My Mom was a mixture of French, English and Irish. I like Ukrainian foods. Perogies Cabbage Rolls, beet soup. I don't speak Ukrainian though but would like to learn it. I also like the sound of Ukrainian music. 
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 Oct 19, 2011

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    My Roots...

    I was born and raised in Ukraine.  In my teen years I moved to Canada and slowly shyed away from my roots.  I now have a  2 year old son and it has become very important to me to teach him about Ukrainian culture and especially to teach him the language. ...
    Nika29 Nika29 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 30, 2010

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    Wish I Was Still Connected to the Roots

    i never got to know my grandparents very well, my ganddad died when i was 1, and i only got to see my BABA every second year or so until i moved out on my own.  Then i only saw her twice before she died.  I feel horrible that i couldn't bond with them, and i think the...
    golfstar17 golfstar17 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 3, 2009

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