Cairo Restaurants That Are Perfect for Cheap Dates for Under 200 EGP

Cairo Restaurants That Are Perfect for Cheap Dates for Under 200 EGP

With the prices of pretty much everything skyrocketing, Egyptian couples are having hard time going out on dates without obliterating a huge portion of their salaries/allowances. But worry not, I am here for the rescue, as I compiled a list of some restaurants that are ta3weem (flotation) friendly.     There are two challenges that […]

Things I Learned to Watch out for When Dating My Best Friend

Things I Learned to Watch out for When Dating My Best Friend

Now that a number of people know that we got together after he bravely suffered 8 years in the friendzone, I think it is appropriate to do this as a follow-up piece.     I always read a lot about how it is so important for you and your significant other to be best friends. […]

7 Ways to Spend a Romantic Honeymoon in Dubai

7 Ways to Spend a Romantic Honeymoon in Dubai

  A honeymoon in Dubai is a wonderful way to start your marriage with your lifetime partner. Considered one of the world’s most exhilarating, luxurious and remarkable destinations, perfect for honeymooners looking to unwind, indulge, and enjoy newly-wedded bliss.   Whether you are enjoying a day at the Instagrammable beaches, going on a desert safari, […]

15 Movies That Will Get You Through a Breakup

15 Movies That Will Get You Through a Breakup

Breakups are hard, whether you get dumped, dumped the person, or mutually agreed to end things, it’s not an easy thing to get through. Most of us just want to lock ourselves away, curl up in a ball and binge-watch whatever we can get our hands on to get our minds off of things. I […]

25 Things You Probably Shouldn’t Do At 25

25 Things You Probably Shouldn’t Do At 25

  I’ve made many mistakes in life, so many so that if I had a reality show it’d be called “I F*cked Up So You Didn’t Have To” because I’m caring like that. As I approach my quarter life crisis (25), I have lived, learned, and f*cked up big time, all for the sake of […]

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 […]

I Was a Girlfriend for 12 Hours and This Is What Happened

I Was a Girlfriend for 12 Hours and This Is What Happened

  In life we learn from our experiences. Well, some of us do…most of the time. Some like myself have to learn things the hard way, and by hard, I mean the pain that we sometimes inflict on ourselves and others. Causalities in your personal life journey is practically unavoidable, but we’re only human and we’re prone […]

This is the Right Time For Arabs to Get Married

This is the Right Time For Arabs to Get Married

  “I’m 38 now so I feel like now is the time for me to get married.” “Really?” “Yeah…you’re 26 it’s definitely time you get married.” Some relate it back to religious reason, some say it’s just tradition, sometimes you’ll just get a ‘heik…lazem’ but whatever the reason may be, the vast majority of Arab […]

This Is Why Arab Women Date White Guys

This Is Why Arab Women Date White Guys

  It’s kind of an obsession we have in the Arab community, well one of many at least, but curiosity over each others’ love lives drives afternoon tea gossip with Arab mothers around the globe. However, one that seems to strike everyone, even baffle them is the fact that Arab women will date outside of […]

6 Destructive Unrealistic Arab Relationship Expectations

6 Destructive Unrealistic Arab Relationship Expectations

By Mariam Abdel-Rahman

In relationships, having expectations is a normal thing. Love makes you willing to meet each other’s expectations, of course. However, some of us may have unrealistic expectations that can never be met. We may think they are realistic and that love can make anything possible. And that’s exactly why so many relationships are ruined. Real […]

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