Tassie Types is about growing up and growing older, facing the mirror, and laughing through it all. Here, you'll find stories of family and friends, courage and love, and laughing without fear of the future.

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Karis Comedy Corner

When two Greek girls get together, it’s bound to be fun! I was so happy to share my story on the Karis Comedy Corner with Greek Goddess of Comedy, Ellen Karis. It got real as we talked about the behind the scenes story of Yaya’s Big Black Purse, and compared our personal experiences growing up […]

September 2, 2022

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My sixteen-year-old daughter is saving her toes for marriage. She announced this to me the day before she was to leave for Greece to attend a youth group camp at the Ionian Village. She had begged me for years to let her go on this priceless adventure to explore her heritage and discover herself. She […]

December 7, 2016


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First Dance

“His name is Kole.  His name is Kole,”  I repeated to myself silently, as the two got into the car and settled themselves comfortably, too comfortably, I feared, into the back seat. “Kole, Kole, Kole,”  I insisted under my breath. I glanced at him in the rearview mirror. He looked nice enough with his shock of black hair […]

April 7, 2014


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