Have you ever tried an activity and failed, or made a decision that turned out to be wrong? Often those who are close to us tell us, “Don’t beat up yourself about it.” Well, according to a study by the University of Kansas, you should actually feel bad about failure each and every time. It…More details
Weeks before Christmas 18-year-old Irina* was broke. No money to buy presents or put food on the festive table. The only part-time job she could find that allowed her to combine university studies with earning an income was the position of a PPL bride at a marriage agency. It was a simple solution to her…More details
According to a recent survey, most of all Russians value health. Security came a close second choice, followed by stable wages. The survey didn’t ask about relationships but only considered indicators affecting the quality of life. 2017 survey: Heath and security lead the rating of life necessities for Russians To have a good life, Russians…More details
67% of people in Ukraine die from heart and cardiovascular deceases (for comparison, in the USA it’s 31%). For the last 15 years these illnesses became the leading cause of death worldwide, way ahead of cancer, diabetes and accidents. Issues of the heart in Ukraine In Ukraine the problem with cardiac deceases is more acute…More details
Gender roles in Russia are still skewed, recent poll show. 54% of Russians believe a man should feed the family, while only 1% think it should be a woman. Feeding the family is a man’s job in Russia The majority of Russians still believe that the husband should be the main breadwinner in a family,…More details
If you wonder, “How much exercise should I do?”, there is a clear answer circa 2017. Just 30 minutes of physical activity a day help keep the doctor at bay You don’t have to work out at a gym to live longer. We have always known that exercise is healthy, but who has the time…More details
There are 6 days of public holidays during the period from the New Year until Christmas in Ukraine in 2017-2018. 2017-2018 public holidays during Christmas in Ukraine As you know, Christmas in Ukraine is celebrated on 7 January according to Christian Orthodox calendar. It is celebrated in Russia on the same date. In other words,…More details
If you received a note from a woman on Elena’s Models, is she a real person or maybe the site just posts such messages to bait you? The short answer: There are no so called “bait” profiles or messages on Elenasmodels.com set up by the site. It’s guaranteed under our “Integrity disclosure” in the Terms…More details
When people ask questions along the lines, “How much money do I need to visit Ukraine?” for a month, a week and so on, the best answer anyone can give you, “It depends”. It’s like asking, “How much money do I need to visit the USA?” (Or UK, Australia, Germany, Italy, or France.) How much…More details
Would you believe if someone told you that the best place to see in Europe is an old prison? Yes, that’s right—a prison. Ireland’s Spike island, which has the only development—an aged jail, was awarded the title of Europe’s Leading Attraction of 2017 by the World Travel Awards. In the opinion of experts, this humble…More details
Elena’s Models blog covers issues of dating Russian and Ukrainian women online and in real life, offering tips for men how to succeed and what to watch out for. If charming Slavic ladies is your goal, this is your place to learn how. There are some specifics to international dating online, which are important to know. Our renowned experts are happy to render decades of their experience and knowledge to help you navigate the exciting waters of cross-culture romance with Eastern European girls.
Finding genuine relationships and love becomes simpler with this step-by-step, no-nonsense guidance and advice. Meet sincere women, avoid scams and traps, and have an adventure of a lifetime with the proven and tested tips from life coaches and users of online dating sites. If you got scammed or taken advantage of by pay per letter (PPL) or paid chat international dating sites offering easy introductions to Russian and Ukrainian girls, our users share their stories and years of practical experience of dealing with marriage agencies, to assist in understanding what happened and what can you do now.
Slavic women include ladies from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and other Eastern European countries and states of the former USSR. This advice will also assist you in establishing loving relationships with women from Kazakhstan, Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and other republics of the historical Soviet Union. Slavic women are known for their deliberate femininity, strong family ties, and devotion to the traditional marital structures, which are heavily promoted through their local media and cultural outlets. The majority of Russian, Ukrainian, and Belarusian women see family and children as their highest priority in life and the only way to find personal happiness.
With Internet widely accessible in Russia and Ukraine through Wi-Fi and mobile connections, more Slavic women are open to the idea of looking outside national borders in search of their true love. With gender ratios of only 86 men to 100 women country-wide, Slavic girls are choosing to investigate their dating options in other geographic locations, where they can find men of quality that is not available for them at home.
You will also find news items from post-USSR countries relating to everyday realities of life and relationships, to make your understanding of these modern European counties more up to date. Free from politics and negativity, our news are entertaining and fun. Contemporary research and studies of human relations, marriage, family, and demographics will assist in finding reliable models of communication that are proven to work in the realities of the second decade of the 21 century. Surprizing discoveries of today’s scientists and open discussion through comments allow you to share your opinions or ask questions.
Dating Slavic, Russian, and Ukrainian women in a multicultural and international environment that we share today is far from a mail order brides operation, but is an open and transparent experience of people from different locations connecting and sharing their ideas, thoughts, common goals and aspirations, without prejudice or borders. This blog allows you to learn more about modern life in countries of the former Soviet Union, including Ukraine and Russia, which is, most likely, very similar to what you are used to in your own country. In fact, you have more in common than you probably think.
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