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Crete – Under the Grecian Sun, Romantic Food & Travel Journey

Crete – Under the Grecian Sun, Romantic Food & Travel Journey

“CYNTHIA DADDONA SKILLFULLY HOSTS THIS ROMANTIC CULINARY-TRAVEL JOURNEY & HER IMPROVISATIONAL COMEDIC TALENTS ALSO SHINE THROUGH MAKING FOR A VERY ENTERTAINING PROGRAM!–HELLENIC JOURNAL

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MODERN DAY GODDESS CYNTHIA DADDONA REFLECTS ON JAY LENO MEMORIES

Farewell Jay Leno! You will be greatly missed for your gentle spirit, everyman’s humor and your graciousness to your guests and to the public. When one meets Jay in person you quickly discover what comes across onscreen, that you are a nice guy with a special talent for putting an audience at ease and making […]

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Award-Winning Horta (Greek Greens) Recipes

Award-Winning Horta (Greek Greens) Recipes

Recipes for Classical Horta & Horta with a Mediterranean Twist By Cynthia Daddona Photo by RomancingTheTable.com Dark Leafy Greens are an important part of the Mediterranean Diet. Research that began on the Greek Island of Crete in the 1940’s and later included the rest of the Mediterranean, determined that the Mediterranean Diet contributes to living […]

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Yia Yias (Greek grandmothers) and Horta (Greek Greens)

Yia Yias (Greek grandmothers) and Horta (Greek Greens)

Watch this video filmed in Santa Barbara and Crete that includes how to make my award-winning horta recipe! Eating a consistent amount of greens – raw and lightly cooked or steamed can help you live a longer life! I now realize this is what contributed to the longevity of my Mediterranean relatives. Greens are a […]

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AphFoodite™ in Crete on Romance & the healthy Mediterranean diet & lifestyle VIDEO.

AphFoodite™ in Crete on Romance & the healthy Mediterranean diet & lifestyle VIDEO.

Check out this video I did as AphFoodite™ – the Greek goddess of food, romance and love – that was filmed in Crete. What brought us to Crete? My husband Jim and I were delighted when the Pan-Cretan Association of America (through the Greek Trade Office and the Greek National Tourist Organization) invited us on […]

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Enjoy some Love, Laughter and Inspiration with my Date With Myself Video and How to Use Vision Boards To Make Your Dreams Come True

Enjoy some Love, Laughter and Inspiration with my Date With Myself Video and How to Use Vision Boards To Make Your Dreams Come True

The basis for having the life we desire begins with appreciating and loving oneself. This creates the good vibrations and healing that will help us manifest our dreams that can include inner joy, happy relationships, abundance, attracting one’s soulmate, creativity and much more.

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[Video] Romantic, Greek Culinary Memory in Mykonos, Greece

[Video] Romantic, Greek Culinary Memory in Mykonos, Greece

During the course of one’s lifetime we will all have eaten many meals whether alone or with others. Some which are ordinary and others quite special. The mere scent and taste of a certain food or even a photo can transport us back to a wonderful food memory which includes the people, the food and […]

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