A Greek Workout

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? …
Top Ten Greek Films

Top Ten Greek Films

Greek cinema has a long and rich history with many Greek directors and actors gaining international acclaim for their work. In 1906 Greek Cinema was …
Inside a Greek’s suitcase

Inside a Greek’s suitcase

The Suitcase. An essential product for holidaymakers everywhere. And especially for a Greek man or woman. Now I’m not …
Mediterranean Thalassemia

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. …
10 Ways to Woo a Greek Man!

10 Ways to Woo a Greek Man!

The Greek Reporter recently asked me to write a short, humorous ‘survival’ guide for them based on my book. Seeing …
Ten Famous Greeks

Ten Famous Greeks

The Ancient Greeks were famed for being the founding fathers of western civilisation and democracy. Most ancient Greeks were educated and as …
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 …
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, …
What’s the (Greek) motto with you?

What’s the (Greek) motto with you?

We are all aware that many of the great quotations of life were either said by a Greek or are about a Greek. So …
How to play Tavli – Greekstyle

How to play Tavli – Greekstyle

For Greek people (men in particular), one of the main forms of entertainment (aside from eating, staring, gossiping and…eating some more…) …
Inside a Greek woman’s handbag…

Inside a Greek woman’s handbag…

The Handbag. An essential product for women everywhere. And especially for a Greek woman. A Greek woman must be ready for every …
My Big Fat Greek Christmas List

My Big Fat Greek Christmas List

So we are now into December and soon the mad Christmas-present-buying rush will descend upon us. If you need ideas for what to buy …
The Perils of Cooking for a Greek Man

The Perils of Cooking for a Greek Man

They say that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. Well this is particularly true if your man is …
If Greek Music Be The Food Of Love, Play On

If Greek Music Be The Food Of Love, Play On

From the catchy laïko-pop tunes of Anna Vissi (Everything I Am), to the electronic harmonies of Vangelis (Chariots of Fire), I have …
Move over Demis Roussos, here’s Dimitrios Botzios!

Move over Demis Roussos, here’s Dimitrios Botzios!

In my post My Big Fat Greek Family Part 1: The Baba I explained how my father recorded several Greek and English song tracks in …
100th post! – Important Facts about Greek Men

100th post! – Important Facts about Greek Men

Let’s smash some plates and break out the ouzo – I have now reached my 100th post! Seeing as my 50…