My Laser Hair Removal Experience

I talk a lot on my blog about the hair on my head. Dark, thick and curly, it is a glaringly obvious trait of my half-Greek heritage. What I haven’t addressed is the other trait that was passed down to me from my Greek side: body hair. Which brings us…

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The BiBs Awards Wardrobe Edit

Last week I attended my first Britmums Live conference with my sister The Gluten Free Greek. As a finalist in the Reader’s Choice category of the Brilliance in Blogging awards (yep I’m still milking it!), I was invited to the Boat Party Cruise in the evening as well as attending…

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An Introduction to Olivolio Botanics Natural Greek Cosmetics: VLOG

Whilst out in Cyprus this year I was invited to the Charilaou Brothers warehouse in Nicosia to see the Olivolio Botanics Cosmetics range. The haircare and skincare products are made up of mostly natural ingredients including olive oil, argan oil, and all that good stuff. 

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Olivolio Natural Greek Skincare Review

As many of you may know, I have had a life-long love affair with the olive. It features heavily in my diet and often makes an appearance in my beauty regime. So when I came across Greek skincare company Olivolio, I was very excited to be given the opportunity to sample…

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What’s in my GREEK Make-up Bag VIDEO! *AND GIVEAWAY*

Yiasas everyone! So today’s post and video is VERY exciting and I’ve been planning it for aaages. Not only am I showing off the contents of my GREEK make-up bag but YOU get the chance to get your hands on the BAG ITSELF AND IT’S ENTIRE CONTENTS by entering my…

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Korres Beauty Haul and Review!

Aside from olive oil, Greece also produces some of the best beauty products in the world, including the well known brand Korres. Founded in 1996 in Athens by pharmacist Georgios Korres, the company create naturally based and partly homeopathic beauty products. I’ve started using a lot of their line in recent months…

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My Greek Summer Wardrobe: LOOKBOOK VIDEO!

Following on from my What’s in my Greek Jewellery Collection video, I thought it might be fun to do a Summer Lookbook and show you What’s in my Greek Wardrobe. Basically this is a collection of the summer clothes I tend to wear out in the husband-land: Cyprus. So I…

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Top 10 Summer Greek Beauty Products

I’m always on the lookout for new Greek beauty products but some of them are difficult to source unless you buy them directly from Greece or Cyprus. Whilst out in Cyprus last month I came across so many different new items so I’ve selected a few and found where to buy them…

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My Greek Jewellery Collection VIDEO!

I had the idea for this video about a year ago and I am so excited to finally share it with you all! My Greek jewellery pieces are very different from the everyday baubles and bangles I usually wear so I thought it would be fun to show you What’s in…

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Body Confidence after Babies

This week I opened up yet another magazine to see a picture of a celebrity flouncing around in a teeny weeny bikini ONE MONTH after giving birth. “HOW IS THIS POSSIBLE?!” you could hear readers screaming. Well the hard truth is – it is for some, and not for others.…

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Specs on the Beach – New Glasses from Cyprus VIDEO!

Whilst in Cyprus last summer, my son snapped my specs in two and I was forced to purchase a couple of pairs of designer prescription glasses. This is the third time I have bought new glasses from Cyprus – the first time was when I was on a family holiday…

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What’s in my GREEK Handbag VIDEO!

So after many months of threatening you all with this video it is finally HERE!!! I finally got round to filming what’s in my Greek handbag back in August when I was away in Cyprus. At the time I was almost 8 months preggoes and was taking a sabbatical from the blog. So…

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What to wear to a Greek Wedding: LOOKBOOK

So this post is something very different to my usual blogs and videos. This originally was going to be more of a comedy post about the outlandish outfits I’ve seen some guests wear to Greek functions. Then I thought that perhaps I should do a proper fashion post that could…

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Greek Wedding Hair Inspiration Tutorial VIDEO

So as it’s wedding season I thought it might be fun to film a Greek wedding hair tutorial that would actually be suitable for any formal occasion. I’ve called it a GREEK hairstyle but obviously you can wear this look for a non-Greek event as well! 

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My CURLY Haircare Story VIDEO

Yes people; terrifyingly I’m back with another VLOG and today it’s all about MY HAIR. Some of you may remember a post I wrote a while back How to Tame a Curly Greek Mane which was also featured on the Huffington Post. My haircare routine hasn’t really changed since then…

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Bathe like a Greek Goddess!

You may think that bathing like a Greek Goddess involves immersing oneself into a bath of olive oil a la Cleopatra without the milk. Personally I’ve never tried this. What I have tried are some lovely Greek bath/skincare products which hopefully will make you feel like a Greek Goddess and leave your…

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BlueMATI Greek Jewellery Haul

As some of you may know I have long had an obsession with the evil eye /(mati) ‘eye’ – a curse believed to be caused by a malevolent glare. Many cultures believe that receiving the evil eye will cause misfortune or injury and that you can catch the matiasma, from someone’s…

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