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Feb 13, 2017, 1:02 AM
Does a bear...well, you know how the saying goes, and YES, Greece has fast food.
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Feb 7, 2017, 1:11 AM
Even Christ’s first miracle was turning water into wine it isn’t necessary from a religious standpoint but having a reception after the Greek Orthodox Christening is fairly traditional.
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Jan 31, 2017, 12:56 PM
My good friend was recently invited to a Christening in the Greek Orthodox Church. Being her token authentic Greek Friend, she asked “Now what?”
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Jan 10, 2017, 1:02 AM
A name day is a tradition in some countries and consists of celebrating a day of the year that is associated with one's given name.
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Dec 6, 2016, 1:49 AM
Monks may live a life of solitude but they know how to compensate. Thanks boys for distilling Ouzo all those years ago. Yassou!
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Nov 22, 2016, 2:49 AM
In American, the Pilgrims set the table. Abraham Lincoln deemed Thanksgiving a national holiday. Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaimed the third Thursday in November as the offiicial date. But for Greeks, a fall celebration is nothing new.
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Nov 15, 2016, 2:35 AM
As a second generation Greek American, Mezes Greek Grill’s Authentic Greek dishes takes me back to my time as a child and spending Sunday afternoon at Yiayia’s and Papou’s home in Lincoln Park, Michigan.
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Nov 8, 2016, 1:16 AM
The holidays are fast approaching, along with many a holiday feast. In our Greek family, every Sunday is a feast.
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Oct 25, 2016, 4:27 AM
Rebetiko briefly can be described as the urban popular song of the Greeks, especially the poorest, from the late 19th century to the 1950s.
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Oct 11, 2016, 3:47 AM
I had dinner the other night with my ‘cousins’. In Greek speak, cousins are not only those who are: