COMPETITION TIME! Go Back to your Roots with Kouzounas Kitchen!

Looking for a new Greek recipe book with extra bite? The Greek Wives Club is very proud to announce that our resident GWC food expert Krystina Kalapothakos recently published her first cookbook and we are holding a competition for one lucky reader to win a signed copy! Advertisements

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March’s Book of the Month

Drum roll please! March’s Book of the Month is THE HAT by Georgie Logan.

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Ask the Oracle: Help! How do I woo a Greek God?

Dear Greek Oracle, A new man has started working in my office. He happens to be Greek. He also happens to be devilishly handsome! How do I go about wooing said Greek God in a professional environment without making myself look like a fool? What is the best way to a…

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Introducing Effie Kammenou: Author and Food Blogger

If you haven’t heard of her already, The Greek Wives Club would like to introduce the wonderfully talented author, writer and food blogger Effie Kammenou. With two highly acclaimed novels under her belt and a successful food blog, this Greek wife is a force to be reckoned with.

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For the Love of a Greek!

It’s VALENTINE’S DAY! And here at The Greek Wives Club we are getting ready to spread the LOVE with some delicious recipes and fun gift ideas.

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Introducing the Sweet Life with Glykia Zoi

The ladies of The Greek Wives Club have a terrible sweet tooth. But none has a sweeter tooth than Michelle from the delicious food blog Glykia Zoi ~ Sweet Life. Translated as ‘Sweet life’, the term ‘Glykia Zoi’ encompasses all the things Michelle wants her blog to provide, from mouth-watering recipes to information on where…

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February’s Book of the Month

Drum roll please! February’s Book of the Month is THE EMBROIDERER by Kathryn Gauci.

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Sunday burger recipe from The Gluten Free Greek

What do you mean you don’t eat NO GLUTEN?! That’s ok, with the help of Christiana Botziou aka The Gluten Free Greek, you can still enjoy your favourite MEAT dishes. Christiana has just set up her new gluten-free food blog which is packed with recipes, reviews and information on living…

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Feel like a Greek with Greeking.me

The Greek Wives Club has recently become affiliated with Greeking.me, a new innovative cultural tourism company based in Athens, which offers unique, customized services that will create memorable experiences for travellers and tourists.

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How to piss off a Greek!

It’s not difficult to piss off a Greek. They may appear to be laid back but beneath the loud yet smooth talking exterior often lies a bubbling volcano ready to erupt at any moment. Recently I came across an article on a site called Matador Network – entitled How to…

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A Greek Workout

Despite their huge appetites, Greeks are well known for their godly physiques, toned torsos, and mythical muscles (ahem). So how do they do it? Here is my guide to a typical Greek workout to get you in tip top condition:

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January’s Book of the Month

Drum roll please! January’s Book of the Month is ESCAPE TO SANTORINI by Helen Ellis.

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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 can guarantee that by Tuesday morning the whole village will know your business, although of course the story will now have several variations, having gained momentum and various fictitious ‘facts’ along the Greek grapevine.…

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Mediterranean Thalassemia

Before I was allowed to wed my Greek man, we both had to undergo a very traumatic experience at a Greek hospital in Cyprus. VERY TRAUMATIC. So traumatic that I had to lie down for the rest of the day. We both had to have a blood test. The blood test…

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