Lifestyle Monthly Favourites

December Favourites 2021


The Night We Met- Lord Huron

When i heard this song for the first time I thought it was recorded in the 1980s. To say I was surprised when I discovered it’s more modern origins would be an understatement.

Adam and Eve – Paul Anka

Realeased in the 1960s this song is such a little cheerful gem.

Για σένα που λατρεύω – Stavent feat. Βιολέτα Νταγκάλου

This is a very special and meaningful song that deals with important issues

Glory Box – Portishead

I discovered this song while watching the series ”Καρτ ποστάλ” and I instantly became hooked to it’s hypnotic melody.

You’re Sixteen (You’re Beautiful And You’re Mine) – Ringo Starr

Originally perfomed by rockabilly singer Johnny Burnette in 1960 this rather cheesy song becomes memorable with Ringo’s voice.


The Shadow Land by Elizabeth Kostova

Young American Alexandra Boyd has traveled to Sofia, Bulgaria, hoping that life abroad will salve the wounds left by the loss of her beloved brother. Soon after arriving she helps an elderly couple into a taxi and realizes too late that she has accidentally kept one of their bags. Inside she finds an ornately carved wooden box engraved with a name: Stoyan Lazarov. Raising the hinged lid, she discovers that she is holding an urn filled with human ashes.

As Alexandra sets out to locate the family and return this precious item, she will first have to uncover the secrets of a talented musician who was shattered by oppression and she will find out all too quickly that this knowledge is fraught with its own danger.


Tell It to the Bees (2018)

In a 1950s British small town Jean, the local doctor, develops a relationship with the mother of her young patient.

A Castle for Christmas (2021)

To escape the scandal caused by her latest book, a bestselling author journeys to Scotland, where she falls in love with a castle and faces off with the grumpy duke who owns it.

Christmas at Maple Creek (2020)

A romance novelist works with the local blaccksmith to save a charming pioneer village before Christmas. Everything changes, however, when her secret crush arrives.

A Boy Called Christmas (2021)

An ordinary 13-year-old boy along with his loyal pet mouse sets out on an extraordinary adventure to find his father who is on a quest to discover the fabled village of Elfhelm.

TV series

The Golden Girls (1985-1992)

Four previously married women find themselves living together in Miami and sharing their experiences.


Ορειβατικο Καταφύγιο Μπάφι

This is a charming little refuge located on Mount Parnitha that is open all year round and offers homemade food, refreshments and drinks.

Vale Vale


Vale Vale is an indie beer house that has a wide selection of beer and food choices for every taste. I especially loved the Desperados beer.

Le Sapin

Located in the picturesque village of Arachova, Le Sapin is a French café & bar with elegant decoration and very hyggelig vibes.

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