Dubai-Based Professor Invents Space Chewing Gum for Astronauts

Dubai-Based Professor Invents Space Chewing Gum for Astronauts

  Franziska Apprich, an assistant professor at the Canadian University in Dubai (CUD), just created a prototype of a chewing gum designed exclusively for astronauts. Apprich worked with a fellow professor from New York University to create the UAE space gum.     The UAE space chewing gum might prove very handy for the future […]

It’s Bala7 Zaghloul Season in Egypt and We Don’t Want to Eat Anything Else

It’s Bala7 Zaghloul Season in Egypt and We Don’t Want to Eat Anything Else

Winter is coming and the signs are everywhere around us. November is just around the corner, the weather is already on a roller coaster of sunny and gloomy days and we finally started spotting red dates everywhere in the streets of Egypt.   For those who have been denying their taste buds of our beloved Zaghloul, you are missing out on […]

I Dated Two Friends at the Same Time and This Is What Happened

I Dated Two Friends at the Same Time and This Is What Happened

  It’s cliche to say but the heart wants what it wants, and some times the heart wants things it really shouldn’t. When I met my Hady, I didn’t think it would amount to anything serious, but love can blind us all. I was charmed by his demeanor, looks, and witty persona but his affection […]

9 Fun and Unforgettable Date Ideas in Dubai

9 Fun and Unforgettable Date Ideas in Dubai

By Monaliza Wahba

Bored of typical dates? Whether you two are laid-back love birds or more of a wild, hyperactive couple, here are some affordable activities you can do on your first or even your 10th date:       1. Let your love bloom at Dubai Miracle Garden   Be awed by the enchanting scenery of 45 […]

Kitchen Kulture: Eid Treats (Not Just A Full-On Meat Fest!)

Kitchen Kulture: Eid Treats (Not Just A Full-On Meat Fest!)

Just when you thought a whole month of Sahel season was enough of vacation, this one big Eid Al Adha break comes knocking and what better than to spend it partying or adventuring, whether in or out of Cairo, with your loved ones. With our heads focused on our tummies, I think it’s quite cute […]

10 Perfect Ways to Use Leftover Dates

10 Perfect Ways to Use Leftover Dates

If Ramadan is full of one thing it’s dates! And the excess that remains is undoubtedly mind blowing. Here are 10 amazing ways to use the wonderful ingredient instead of putting it in a drawer until your next hamper cleaning.   Little Pear, Date and Vanilla Pies   Sticky Date Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce   Chewy […]

5 Ideas for a Unique First Date

5 Ideas for a Unique First Date

We’ve all watched our fair share of Sex and the City episodes and saw all the first dates the lovely ladies went on. Surely, we’re not really living the New York City life, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have ourselves a little fun on a first date. First dates are usually quite nerve wracking, […]

Tales of An Escapist: The Perfect Date.

This is my idea of a perfect date: Make a strict schedule and let her know the hours beforehand so she would adjust her curfew accordingly. -Pick her up from under her house. -Kiss her hand. -Open the door for her. -Make a playlist of her favorite songs to play in the car. -Take her […]