{Travel Diary} Green & Blue

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Hello lovelies! I'm back from my travels, and although I wish I could have stayed in Greece with my family forever, it sure does feel good to be home... I missed you guys! Now we get to play catch up — me with what went down during my trip and you guys with whatever you've been up to for the last two weeks... I'll go first.

My trip was amazing; I got to see family that I hadn't seen in (gasp!) seven years, eat all the delicious foods that I had missed oh-so much (including calamari, saganaki, real greek salad, fresh bread from the bakery and oh my God, the cheeses!), beach it up hard, revisit all my favourite spots in our hometown of Messolonghi (I was a bit of a party girl back in the day), and of course, spend time with my sweet grandma (yiayia!). She had good days and bad ones, but all in all, she seemed to be doing quite well — thanks to everyone who sent well wishes her way, I really appreciate your guys' support!

The only negative, aside from having to leave? The heat. It was stinking hot everyday single day, and as someone more accustomed to cooler temperatures, I was miserable. My hair always looked poopy, my makeup constantly sweated off (gross) and I was forced to take up permanent residence in front of a fan between the hours of 12 and 4. Not pretty. That's why it's a miracle I was able to take outfit photos at all, and I'd like to send a special thank you to my beautiful cousins Vasianna and Marilia for patiently taking my photos... You guys deserve a medal or something for putting up with me.

OK, that's enough about me, what did you guys get up to? I want to hear everything... Spill!

Thanks for reading, and stayed tuned for more Greece-themed posts this week. xx

Outfit details: dress- H&M; necklace- Forever 21; tote- Michael Kors; gladiators- Sam Edelman


  1. What a pretty dress and I love the color on you with the blue! You look very beautiful! Sounds like you had a great time in Greece! I love greek food! Yum! :)


  2. I love the yellow-green combination dear. It's perfect with that necklace! :)

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  3. Love your nails! I'm so jealous about Greece! I can't wait to see other pics :)


  4. These pictures are awesome!! I love this combination of the neon dress and blue accessories, so wonderful!! I'm glad you had a great trip, I am so jealous, Greece is gorgeous, but I can't even imagine the heat there this time of year!

  5. Love the color blocking with the yellow and blue! You look gorgeous.

    Glad to hear you had a great time in Greece and I'm so happy you got to spend time with your grandmother, that's so important! And I totally understand where you're coming from when you say your hair looks poopy in hot weather. So does mine! My naturally curly hair goes all '80's on me in hot temps! I FEEL YOUR PAIN!

    Hope to see you soon xo

  6. Love the colours in this outfit! Still loving on that purse! I am glad you had fun love!
    <3 Kastles

  7. I love that bag and i love the colour blocking! You look great, I am following, please follow back via GFC at http://allofthatgoodstuff.blogspot.ca/

  8. LOVE the color combo! Yellow dresses are sooo perfect for summer and that bag is gorgeous

    Alexa <3

  9. I would love to travel to Greece one day, it looks like an amazing country, and all that food sounds FABULOUS! Your outfit is so pretty, and I can't wait to hear more about your trip

  10. love these colours together, such fun!

  11. Love this outfit! So bright and summery. I'm with you about the heat - I just got back from Italy, and it was impossible not to look gross haha :)

    Life etc

  12. Your colors are perfect, I'm not sure if you know. Hehe. Also, I would LOVE to travel to Greece, though I don't have any awesome family to visit there.

  13. Sounds like you had a good time! So glad. Your pictures are gorge!

    Pame na thume ton papu? Haha. Miss you! xo

  14. Love all of your posts from Greece - such a great vacation spot! Especially when you can enjoy family time (especially yiayia time :D ) Your outfits were fab, and it looks like it was a great time! Thanks for sharing!

  15. Love, love this look Vickie!!!! These are my FAV colors...looks great on you...xx