Category Archives: Greece

Our First Parade!

The first weekend in April, we had the fun of marching in the Maryland Greek Independence Day Parade.  Nik’s dad, Panayiotis, was the Grand Marshal! After he took care of his Grand Marshal duties at the beginning of the parade, … Continue reading

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May 2014/April-May 2015 Sewing: A [really imperfect] Table Runner

Last May, I decided that our table runner needed some help. I had brought it home as a souvenir of our amazing trip to Greece in 2008. I loved the ribbon embroidery on it and using it brought back all … Continue reading

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I Went To The Mountains*

We just returned on Sunday from a four-day vacation in the Shenandoah Mountains and it was lovely.  The weather was so cool, a blessed relief from the triple digit temperatures of the week before.  In true Nik and Laura vacation … Continue reading

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It’s the Greek Way!

Lately, we’ve been teaching Ellie how to give kisses the Greek way – one on each cheek.  She thinks this is very fun and so does it enthusiastically, particularly when we’re kissing goodnight.  Last week, she started giving us two … Continue reading

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Grand European Tour, 2012: Greece (Stop #2)

 This past summer, after spending a week in England with my brother and his family, we flew to Greece to spend two weeks with Nik’s family.  Unfortunately, we lost most of the pictures that we took in Greece.  Thankfully we … Continue reading

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Ellie’s Future

Greek dancing! (at the St. Nicholas Greek Folk Festival in June.  I’m catching up.)

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Greece Summer 2008 – The Complete List!

Finally Finished! It only took 16 months, but I’m finished! So for my reference (but for your reading pleasure also, should you have missed any installments), here are all the parts of our Greece 2008 Trip: Part 1:  In Athens … Continue reading

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