The Big Fat Greek ‘Mecendes’ Obsession

The Big Fat Greek ‘Mecendes’ Obsession

Not sure what to get your Greek man this Christmas? Thinking a back wax voucher will suffice? Or maybe even some Grecian 2000? STOP. …
The Twelve Days of Blogmas! Greek Traditions

The Twelve Days of Blogmas! Greek Traditions

In the run up to Christmas there are lots of fun events and festive frivolities to enjoy, particularly at the weekends when you can …
Turning Passion into Pounds with Stylist Magazine

Turning Passion into Pounds with Stylist Magazine

As part of Stylist Magazine’s on-going campaign to #ReclaimYourLunchBreak, today I spent a lovely afternoon mingling with the crème of …
Relax with Adult Colouring

Relax with Adult Colouring

Before you ask, NO, ‘Adult Colouring’ (with a ‘u‘!!!) does not involve a pencil outline of Kate Winslet lying …
The 5am Challenge

The 5am Challenge

Benjamin Franklin did it. Sir Richard Branson and Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz do it. And now I do it. Yes people. I have …
Ten things I LOVE about Wimbledon!

Ten things I LOVE about Wimbledon!

I have now lived in Wimbledon for over five years but it seems like only yesterday that I first entered Centre …
Can you be a top model AND a serious actor?

Can you be a top model AND a serious actor?

Cara Delevingne is literally everywhere these days. And I mean EVERYWHERE. On the catwalk, in magazines, TV adverts, music and now, the silver screen. …
Crazy Cretans, Lonely Lepers & Spectacular Sunsets

Crazy Cretans, Lonely Lepers & Spectacular Sunsets

Now that summer is well and truly over I’ve finally got round to sorting out my holiday photo album. This summer I …
Summer Kindle Reading List

Summer Kindle Reading List

So you’ve waxed your legs (or chest), treated yourself to a manicure, dolled out the euros/dollars/etc, and packed the suitcase. …
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. …
In the home of Aphrodite

In the home of Aphrodite

I realised recently that despite the fact that I have been to Cyprus more times than is strictly necessary, I haven’t …
I don’t want to be a Bond girl…

I don’t want to be a Bond girl…

All actors fantasise about their dream role. They even wax lyrical about it in interviews. Les Miserables star Samantha Barks recently …
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 …
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 …
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 …
A Greek gets Lost in Las Vegas

A Greek gets Lost in Las Vegas

What happens in Vegas doesn’t stay in Vegas. It gets shared on my blog. And various other social networking …
A Reader Lives a Thousand Lives

A Reader Lives a Thousand Lives

In the UK, it has been claimed that one in five adults struggle to read and write – that’s 8 million adults who …