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About Eleni

Eleni Boukouvala is a trip enthusiast,born in Athens and has been working as an English teacher and a school psychologist for over 20 years. Her passion expands to continuous traveling,healthy diet and workouts and baking sweet-heathy treats.

Jennifer Lopez Is A Perfect Bride At The AMAs

Remember that infamous Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera and Madonna performance at the MTV Video Music Awards in 2003, during which the first two dressed up as brides and the latter played the groom? Well, Jennifer Lopez might have just topped that viral on-stage wedding with a bridal moment of her own.     View this [...]

By |2021-11-26T12:43:47+02:00November 26th, 2021|Categories: Look My Day|Tags: , , , |0 Comments


If you’re on the hunt for the perfect gift for the beauty lover in your life, Dior is preparing to release the 30 Montaigne “The Icons” set comprised of four of the house’s must-haves. Leading the pack are two of the brand’s fragrances — a 5 mL bottle of the J’adore Eau de Parfum and a 5 mL bottle [...]

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You’ll Ever Need

The only thing worse than a chocolate chip cookie that's dubbed as "healthy" is one that tastes like it is—using applesauce, protein powder, or Splenda to pass as better-for-you (but it tastes  nothing like what your mom used to make, or the ooey-gooey goodness they're selling at your local bakery). In order to avoid that, we've taken a traditional chocolate [...]

Lady Gaga Embraces Black Tie Elegance for the Third House of Gucci Premiere

In any other circumstance, the all-encompassing media circus that has been surrounding the upcoming House of Gucci film would be overkill. For weeks, every other headline has been in reference to the movie, the leading actors, and their promotional tour fashion. We say in any other circumstance, though, because House of Gucci has one major plus—Lady Gaga. At every [...]

By |2021-11-23T15:56:11+02:00November 23rd, 2021|Categories: Look My Day|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Christmas 2021: How about staying at this Santa Claus Suite in Rome?

A luxurious suite in the heart of Rome has been transformed into a true winter wonderland! Città Eterna is always on the list of Christmas vacationers, providing the most romantic scenery for the festive period. As for this year, Santa Claus is definitely going to be around Spanish Steps. Rome Hassler Hotel has planned the [...]

By |2021-11-17T13:05:08+02:00November 17th, 2021|Categories: Travel My Day|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Dior Advent Calendar 2021

Dior presents an advent calendar for the upcoming holidays! It looks truly magical designed in cobalt and gold, and contains Dior fragrances, skincare, and make-up.     DIOR MULTI ADVENT CALENDAR 2021 includes 24 miniatures of fragrance and beauty products. The calendar is designed by Alice Shirley, she created an enchanting floral nocturnal wonderland, a moonlit magical garden that blooms in [...]

By |2021-11-09T17:11:21+02:00November 9th, 2021|Categories: Look My Day|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

All the things you can do at the Winter Garden Lounge of Hotel Grande Bretagne

The Winter Garden at iconic Hotel Grande Bretagne welcomes us again with afternoon tea rituals, jazzy and opera evenings, and many more!   Being an Athenian or a visitor of the city, this is a list of experiences not to be missed this season. The place is no other than the beloved Winter Garden Lounge [...]

By |2021-11-09T13:10:46+02:00November 9th, 2021|Categories: Pushup My Day|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Mira Me Athens

Located in a 1925 building in the heart of the city, Mira Me combines a warm atmosphere with a stunning view to the Acropolis. Once a typical Athenian 1925 house with its store on the ground floor, the building has been declared a landmark. The idea was to create an urban boutique hotel with dining areas that [...]

Monsieur Didot Athens

Located in an impressive neoclassical residence between the chic Kolonaki and the bohemian Exarchia, Monsieur Didot combines classic elegance with cool hospitality. The imposing building, once home of  Firmin Didot, a pioneer in typewriting history, dates back to 1880. It was beautifully restored, keeping its urban character with an ode to the vintage Athens in its design [...]

The Easiest Key Lime Pie Recipe

This is the easiest pie in the history of baking. Mix, pour, bake, serve, devour. Simple as that. It's so easy, it'll become your go-to for potluck and dinner parties. Tell them you'll bring dessert and show up with a Key lime pie (or two). If you can't find bottled Key lime juice (or fresh Key limes) in [...]

By |2021-11-03T17:08:30+02:00November 3rd, 2021|Categories: Bake My Day|Tags: , , |0 Comments
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