It’s all Greek to Me!

It’s all Greek to Me!

If you get involved with a Greek man/woman, it would be wise for you to learn the basics of the language. This …
My Big Fat Greek Family Part 3: The Others

My Big Fat Greek Family Part 3: The Others

By “others” I don’t mean Nicole Kidman and her family of ghosts, I mean of course the rest of …
My Big Fat Greek Family Part 2: The Mama

My Big Fat Greek Family Part 2: The Mama

Who must know the way to make a proper home, A quiet home, a Grecian home? Who must raise the family and run …
My Big Fat Greek Family Part 1: The Baba

My Big Fat Greek Family Part 1: The Baba

Many of my Greek posts have been littered with stories of my mad, moussaka-eating, lamb-roasting, all singing, all dancing, Greek family. Seeing as the …
The Greek Film Industry

The Greek Film Industry

In these dark times of austerity, recession and suffocating taxes, the Greek film industry continues to push forward with new cinematic ideas and movie …
50th Post! – Fifty ways to make a Greek man happy (Rated U)

50th Post! – Fifty ways to make a Greek man happy (Rated U)

Well I have finally managed to get to my 50th post since starting my blog way back in 2012. OPA! In celebration I have …
Hell hath no fury like a Greek man scorned!

Hell hath no fury like a Greek man scorned!

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Mediterranean men (and women) have a fiery temper. By “fiery” I mean of course, …
I’m dreaming of a Greek Christmas…

I’m dreaming of a Greek Christmas…

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, except Yiayia in her white blouse; The moussaka …
Greek DIY

Greek DIY

Seeing as the Greeks invented everything, they should be brilliant at DIY. Right? WRONG. A Greek man’s definition of DIY is “…
Lost in Greek Translation

Lost in Greek Translation

As is expected when someone speaks a language that is not in their mother tongue, a few words are often pronounced incorrectly. Most of …
Running on Greek Time

Running on Greek Time

A lot of Mediterranean countries are renowned for their seemingly laid back atmosphere and easy-going lifestyle. What people don’t seem to realise …
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (in Cyprus)

My Big Fat Greek Wedding (in Cyprus)

In exactly one month’s time I will be walking the Green Mile…er I mean…down the aisle. Yes people. …
You know you’re Greek when…

You know you’re Greek when…

You know you’re Greek when…you have an olive tree in your back garden. According to Sophocles, the olive tree …