Keeping Yiayia's Tsoureki Tradition Alive

Keeping Yiayia's Tsoureki Tradition Alive

Engulfed by the Easter spirit and trying to honour tradition, I decided to ask my grandmother to show me how she makes her famous tsourekia and in this way create cherished memories with this 90-year old soul. What went down was a sweet and funny chronicle I’ll always remember.

Doing lent your own way

Doing lent your own way

The essence of fasting is a clearance of your body's toxins and habitual substances to prepare for a holy significance. Besides physical toxins, there are emotional and behavioral habits that need to be flushed out every once in a while, so it's important to choose something whose absence you'll really notice. Hence, why not take the tradition of fasting a step further and give your bad habits or your routine a detox?

Kourabiedes-making and reflecting on the meaning of Christmas

Kourabiedes-making and reflecting on the meaning of Christmas

Christmas is meant to be a time of love, an excuse to meet up, and whether or not our society practices that, I’ll take any reason to spend some time with my grandma. I decided to document the kourabiedes-making with my Lellou and share my insights about dealing with the Christmas holidays