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Information on how to find a house to buy or rent. Ways to go about furnishing it and ideas on how to eventually ‘fit in’ to your new home or country of residence. Also, the page will offer help to people living on a budget, trying to make ends meet without effort.

FIGS! – MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE!!!

Spring is in the air … or is it FIGS I smell? In the first…

GREECE WELCOMES YOU … WITH PHILOXENIA!!!

Doors are opening again and staff at Greek hotels are polishing their best smiles, all…

READY? … MARCH!

  5 Reasons to Celebrate March this year! March marks the beginning of spring. Preparations…

5 IDEAS TO CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DURING LOCKDOWN

Valentine’s Day on the 14th February and most countries are still under lockdown.  What do…

New Year – New Hope

Happy New Year to all my readers!!! This is the beginning of a new era!…

Evil Eye – Superstition or Fact?

Some call it the evil eye, some call it the bad eye and some don’t…

Christmas butter biscuits – Kourabiedes

If you happen to walk into a bakery or confectioners around Christmas time in Greece,…

Christmas in November?

I’ve been living in Greece for  over three decades and never have I seen so…

Greek Mothers – Curse or Blessing?

Who would have thought that loving and nurturing could be bad for any child?  Yet,…

SLIM CHANCE OF STAYING SLIM, UNLESS …

… you follow some advice from the experts.  BEST TIPS ON KEEPING IN SHAPE Staying…