Ekaterina

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HELP! My Greek man wants a stay-at-home wife!

HELP! My Greek man wants a stay-at-home wife!

Dear Greek Oracle, I have been married to my Greek husband for 11 years (I am a quarter Greek myself) and we have two children …
Top Romantic Destinations in Cyprus

Top Romantic Destinations in Cyprus

In the 12th issue of STATUS Magazine I wrote a piece about the Top Romantic Destinations in Cyprus, detailing a list of some of …
How to dance like a Greek!

How to dance like a Greek!

Besides eating, gossiping, and playing Tavli, Greeks love to dance. The Greek word for dance is Horos, khoros, chorosχορός and …
Myths about Getting Married Abroad

Myths about Getting Married Abroad

Greeks LOVE to talk. There is absolutely no denying it. Tell one person a story on Monday morning and you …
It’s All Greek to Me! Interview with Level 4 Magazine

It’s All Greek to Me! Interview with Level 4 Magazine

This month I was interviewed by the lovely Michelle Coomber for Southend-on-Sea’s publication Level 4 Magazine, which promotes art, culture and …
Stop Forcing the Skinny Greek to Eat More

Stop Forcing the Skinny Greek to Eat More

I recently read a fantastic article on Huffpost Women entitled ‘Stop making the thin girl ugly’ by blogger Jenni Chiu and felt …
Bang on Trend with 2014’s Fashion Summer Staples

Bang on Trend with 2014’s Fashion Summer Staples

I LOVE fashion and in the 12th issue of STATUS Magazine I was asked to write an article about the trends of spring/summer 2014. …
Birthday in BARCELONA!

Birthday in BARCELONA!

Ola! So I am now well and truly on the wrong side of 25. After spending last year’s birthday smashing plates and ignoring …
Healthy Living at Easter with a Taste of Botanics

Healthy Living at Easter with a Taste of Botanics

Seeing as many of you don’t have access to some of the publications I write for, I thought that I might …
HELP! Papou has moved in!

HELP! Papou has moved in!

Dear Greek Oracle, My Greek partner and I moved in together a year ago and he has moved his recently widowed father into an …
Why We Blog – My Interview with Foodbod

Why We Blog – My Interview with Foodbod

Huge thanks to Elaine Boddy of Foodbod for featuring me in her ‘Why we blog’ section! You can read the original post …
Working the Runway with the Top Models Worldwide

Working the Runway with the Top Models Worldwide

As the UK representative of STATUS magazine, on April 5th I was lucky enough to attend the Grand Final of the international …
Mystery and Mirrors with Tabac Rouge

Mystery and Mirrors with Tabac Rouge

Over Mother’s Day weekend my sister and I decided to treat Mama Ballerina Botziou to a night of “epic dream-like dance …
Lunch with Aphrodite

Lunch with Aphrodite

Continuing our blogmance (that’s ‘blog’ and ‘romance’ together…ye…), fellow blogger and long-time cynical friend Georgina …
Happy Greek Independence Day!

Happy Greek Independence Day!

Today, the 25th March is Greek Independence Day. THIS. IS. GREEEEEECE!!!
A Greek in a Dress

A Greek in a Dress

Greeks pride themselves on their patriotism. So what better way to show it off than by flaunting the Greek traditional dress code! And no, …
Try some Marides Tiganites (Fried Whitebait)

Try some Marides Tiganites (Fried Whitebait)

In Greece, fried whitebait, ‘μαρίδες‘ (pronounced mah-REE-thess), is a popular fish dish (along with all the other …