Why Egyptian Parents Are Absolutely Happy the Back to School Season Is Here

Why Egyptian Parents Are Absolutely Happy the Back to School Season Is Here

by Mia Helmy

It’s finally happening. Kids are going back to school. Before you judge us and wonder how we’re totes not going to miss the morning cuddles, let us explain what has been going on to parents since Ramadan.   For the past two months, we, AKA parents, have been chasing kids around the country. The beach […]

Juhayna Has Your Back for Back to School Season

Juhayna Has Your Back for Back to School Season

It’s that time of year again when parents breathe a much-needed if momentary sigh of relief and secretly rejoice because finally, after a long and hectic summer, it’s back to school season. Of course, that giddy joy isn’t exactly experienced by kids, who now have to deal with waking up at dawn again, get through […]

8 Reasons We Dread Going Back to School

8 Reasons We Dread Going Back to School

September is almost over, which means… We’re back to school! Yes, summer is well behind us and we won’t be seeing it again for another year. Three months are not nearly enough to prepare us for the 9 months of hell that await us. While some of you might feel motivated to take on this […]

Zedified: 4 Back to School Essentials for a Fashionable Fall

Zedified: 4 Back to School Essentials for a Fashionable Fall

By Radwa El Ziki

Although most of us are pretty bummed out that the summer vacation is over, we need to scratch the negative energy and get ready for a fashionable Fall semester. Going back to university requires energy, a lot of good vibes and these four must-have items!     Cool Kicks   Since you’ll be running around […]

Back to School Struggles that Were Too Real in the 80s

Back to School Struggles that Were Too Real in the 80s

Sadly, next week the summer comes to an end and every kid and parent in the country is preparing themselves for school. From new clothes to bags and pens, parents are living a shopping spree nightmare. No matter how many years go by, the back to school struggle will always be the same. Here’s the […]

Back to School Then and Now

Back to School Then and Now

It’s mid-September and schools have either started a week or two ago or they’re about to start in the coming days. With everything around us screaming back to school, we can’t help but reminisce about what it was like when we went to school. And the more we remembered, the huger the gap between kids […]

Mommy Diaries: Healthy Snack Packs for Your Little Monsters

Mommy Diaries: Healthy Snack Packs for Your Little Monsters

My kids and I are always on the go. Whether its back from school or on our way to one of our many practices, we are always running. It’s hard for me to always have food ready for them to grab on our way to ballet. I need to make sure they’re well nourished because […]

Fall 2013 Back To School Must-Haves

Fall 2013 Back To School Must-Haves

Hey, girls, we’re back to school! Sounds terrific, I know. But you know what that means… Shopping! Whether it’s your freshman or senior year, getting your wardrobe ready can get… annoying. You want to be stylish, make a statement, yet you need to feel comfortable for long school days. Here are some trendy pieces that […]

The Recipe: For Back To School Mamas

It’s back to school for all the kids out there and we know how tiresome it can be to think up of new and innovative lunches everyday for your little ones. We’ve decided to give you a hand today with six fun and easy recipes that should take no time at all and will definitely […]

Mommy Diaries: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: bronze skin, light hair, school bags and stationary ready to go, trying to go back to some sort of regimen that the summer days have erased. Gone are the days spent looking for playmates and activities to fill up the long summer days. Gone are the days […]