Me make comeback one day

Found somewhere on the internet, credits to the genius who came up with it
Found somewhere on the internet, credits to the genius who came up with it

Dear Sticky Notes reader,

I know it’s been a while since my last post and also a while since I last made this a regular thing. Forgive me for that as my FOMO has kept me running around enough to lose track of my writing. A few amongst you urged me to get back into it and I ashamedly agreed I should do without actually doing anything about it. It’s not that I just procrastinated (although I did finish Breaking Bad, OITNB and have almost managed to re-watch 9 seasons of the X-Files, any minute now!).

It’s just that so many things happened in a short space of time and I needed time to process and distil them into something I can take a sip of that doesn’t make me drunk and crazy like absinthe. Maybe one day I can tell you all about it.

If you’re wondering what’s been going on in my life, I can give you the gist of it:

  • I’m still a Londoner – most of the times still in love with my city. Apart from when I visit Athens and going out seems effortless and fun and going on until early in the morning and I forget that I’m actually in my thirties.

    When I got Time Out-ed
    When I got Time Out-ed
  • Yes, that’s number 2 I guess. It’s been a few months now that I’ve been getting accustomed to the numbers 3 and 0. Most of it has been fun so far and it’s probably partly because I softened the blow with a good bit of travelling at the time.
30 in NY: Checking out Jeff Koons' retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art
30 in NY: Checking out Jeff Koons’ retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art
  • And that brings me nicely to #3 (not hashtag 3, FYI), which is travelling – if I can really call it that. The past couple of years have been great for my air miles – although not so great for my savings account… If you’ve been following my Instagram account (@greekstreet), you might have seen some of my travel snaps. If you haven’t, well, you’re in luck.

    I named my minifig E-lei-ni
    I named my minifig E-lei-ni

One of the reasons I decided it was time to get back into this was because I had so much to share from my trips that it was a shame to keep it all to myself. Now, if you’re expecting any off-the-beaten path tips, feel free to unsubscribe pronto as I should caveat from the start that I’m still in full-time employment with a limited holiday allowance. As I’m sure is the case for many of you out there. That’s why having a handful of good places to visit and things to do are so important when short on time. Expect #foodporn, #instaworld_shots and hopefully some #wanderlust.There will be other types of posts as well (with any luck!) so don’t expect this to turn into a travel only blog. I hope you’ll like it! Feel free to leave your comments and suggestions going forward – this is obviously work in progress!

PS: If you have really been following this blog (mum, this doesn’t include you), you will remember that I was challenged by a lack of steering skills. I can happily announce I can now not only ride a bicycle but am in possession of a clean driving license and I can’t wait to put it to good use.

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