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Greek Yiayia

106-Year-Old Greek Yiayia Prays For the Whole World Every Day

At 106 years of age, a Greek yiayia, or grandmother, named Anthi Katsouli stands in her yard every single day and prays for the entire world. Born in the village of Katarraktis in the region of Arta in Epirus in...

Battle of the Grandmas: Greek Yiayia vs Italian Nonna

Italians and Greeks have a lot in common culturally with some twists and if you happen to be a mixture of Greek and Italian blood lines, that means you are dealing with both your Greek yiayia and Italian nonna—so,...

Social Media “Grandfluencers” Wisdom is For All Ages

Think social media is for the youngsters who are seemingly only interested in celebrities and the newest beauty treatment? Think again, as many 60 and 70-year-old "grandfluencers" take the internet by storm with their wit, wisdom and insight into...

74-Year-Old Yiayia From Greece Ends up in Viral Vogue Photo Spread

Eleni Christaki didn't know it at the time, but by helping out her grandson Christophoros Karvounidis, a photography student in Thessaloniki, she was about to become to next viral photo spread by Vogue Italia on their electronic edition of...