A Greek’s New Year Resolutions

A Greek’s New Year Resolutions

Ever wondered what a Greek person’s new year resolutions include? No, probably not. Nevertheless I have decided to share some with you …
Happy New Year! Kali Xronia!

Happy New Year! Kali Xronia!

We made it! Another year down and now into equal numbers again! Last year (or is it last LAST year? The year before last?)&…
The Top 10 Christmas Eve Movie List

The Top 10 Christmas Eve Movie List

Christmas is the perfect time for movies. I love snuggling up by the radiator (we don’t have a working fireplace), switching on …
The Botziou Family Rock Around The Christmas Tree!

The Botziou Family Rock Around The Christmas Tree!

Just a little video to say MERRY CHRISTMAS and ΚΑΛΑ ΧΡΙΣΤΟΥΓΕ&…
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 …
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

HAPPY NAME DAY TO ME!!! For those of you who may not be familiar with Name Days, it is a tradition amongst many cultures …
The Price of Fame

The Price of Fame

It’s that time again – the new year is looming and the yearly subscription fees are due. For struggling artists, paying to …
A Blog Collaboration with a Cynic

A Blog Collaboration with a Cynic

Last weekend I met up with long time pal and fellow hummus lover Georgina Phipps, blogger at A Cynic’s 2013 Challenge. At the …
A Moment in Mykonos

A Moment in Mykonos

Over the past few weeks my Greek man and I have been on our summer travels, visiting Greek relatives, eating too much meat …
Sun, Sea and Spanakopita

Sun, Sea and Spanakopita

Last week I travelled to my fatherland (I say fatherland as it is my father who is from Greece, not my mother, …
Holiday Diaries

Holiday Diaries

On last week’s trip to Athens to see my Greek family (travel post to come!), my brother, sister and I started reminiscing …
Holiday Essentials: The Summer Book List

Holiday Essentials: The Summer Book List

Tonight I am off on the start of my summer travels…(to my homeland, GREECE, not Cyprus this time…that’s …
A Magical Childhood

A Magical Childhood

In quiet moments of reflection, I often think about my (semi-Greek) childhood and all the happy memories that have comforted me as I …
A Woman of Many Faces

A Woman of Many Faces

In my opinion, the best actors are those who can be versatile. You may think that versatility is a given prerequisite for any wannabe …
Going it alone at the cinema

Going it alone at the cinema

This weekend I took one of the biggest independent steps of my life thus far. I went to the cinema. ALONE. And what …
Once bitten, twice itchy

Once bitten, twice itchy

THE MOSQUITO. Considered by some authorities as the most dangerous animal on Earth. Considered by me as the most pointless animal on Earth. Considered …
No S*X please, I’m Greek

No S*X please, I’m Greek

Another day, another film script requiring nudity. This time it’s for an unpaid short film about a young man obsessed with the …