The Taste of Happiness: New York Style.

I recently went to New York with my family to learn about journalism from a real reporter, watch a Broadway show and visit museums and historical sites like the Statue of Liberty. My cousin Sia lives in New York and once I arrived at our Manhattan hotel, she started sending me Instagram pictures of rainbow-colored bagels.        …

Hilarious “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2” has 1 New Greek God

The Greek family you love is back!! Last night, I saw My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 before it came out in the theaters. I prepared by watching My Big Fat Greek Wedding all weekend long. The night of the screening, I decided to go with all my Greek friends and family. I laughed throughout the entire movie. It was…

Hillary Clinton Called Me Smart: Better than Kardashian Selfie Any Day

The 2016 president’s race has not been a big part of my home school curriculum. My mom tells me she doesn’t want to ruin my childhood with politics. However, when I was given the opportunity to meet Hillary Rodham Clinton, I decided it was time. I didn’t want to meet Secretary Clinton without some background on her. I tried Googling…

Homeschooling: My Classroom of 350 Lawyers

Most kids my age don’t have to go to school on a Saturday night, but when you’re homeschooled, like me, you do.  Here I am in my public speaking class in front of 350 people.

Lessons from Greece: The Minotaur, the Parthenon and How to Treat Refugees

September 2015, Athens. The world is my classroom and my classroom was most recently located in Greece for 3 weeks. My time in Greece was amazing! While in Crete, I read about the Minotaur and then played with my brother in the Minotaur’s labyrinth. In Santorini, I had science in the middle of the most beautiful volcanoes in the world,…

Lessons from my Greek Thea

 I interviewed my Thea (that’s Aunt in Greek) when we visited her in Thessaloniki. Here are some of my questions and her answers: How many Euros can you get out of the bank? My Thea’s answer: 60.00 Euros a day. How has the economic crisis affected you? My Thea’s answer: It has affected me very much! You can’t buy things…