Walking Away from My 5 Year Relationship Was the Best Thing That Has Ever Happened to Me

Walking Away from My 5 Year Relationship Was the Best Thing That Has Ever Happened to Me

In my opinion, there are two types of people. The first kind of people are those who own up to their faults and who they are as people, even when and if they are in the wrong. The second kind are those who not only posses double standards, but would never own up to having […]

That Time John Cena Was More Romantic Than Every (Arab) Man Alive

That Time John Cena Was More Romantic Than Every (Arab) Man Alive

OH MY CENA! Who knew there was a cuddly loverboy beneath all those muscles? In what appears to be the biggest moment at the WWE, wrestling star and actor, John Cena, finally proposed to his longtime girlfriend, Nikki Bella.     A #WrestleMania moment for the ages! After winning their #MixedTag, @JohnCena PROPOSES to Nikki @BellaTwins […]

Elissa Shuts Down Engagement Rumors with a Single Hashtag

Elissa Shuts Down Engagement Rumors with a Single Hashtag

Lunch time with my bestie @wadih_elnajjar, good mood, food and music #elissa #madrid #spain A post shared by Elissa (@elissazkh) on Mar 5, 2017 at 5:24am PST   The Arab world has completely lost it on social media this week after photos surfaced of Elissa with a guy, rumored to be her love interest. No […]

Shocking Pictures of a Child Engagement Celebration in Daqahleya

Shocking Pictures of a Child Engagement Celebration in Daqahleya

  Two children, a boy aged 12 and a girl aged 11, got engaged recently in a massive celebration that had six belly-dancers cheering up the party and many singers present; even famous sha3by singer Ahmed Sheeba was planned to attend for a segment but due to an organizational error he failed to show up. […]

An Open Letter to the People Attacking This Beautiful Egyptian Couple

An Open Letter to the People Attacking This Beautiful Egyptian Couple

  Egyptian couple Dina Saad and Mahmoud Abdel Bary are national athletes, swimmers in fact, who just got engaged two days ago. They posted their pictures on Facebook which led to people sharing their photos with messages of love and congratulation, but sadly, social media is a double-edged sword. A cyber-mob rushed in with their bullying comments, […]

My Ex-Fiancé Chased Me Around The World…Twice and This Is What Happened

My Ex-Fiancé Chased Me Around The World…Twice and This Is What Happened

  Approaching your 21st birthday, the biggest decision you should be making in your life is what kind of bottle you want to have at your 21st birthday party, not what kind of cake you want at your wedding. At 20-years-old, I had been faced with one of the greatest struggles of my life, I […]

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 […]

13 Enchanting Places to Propose in Jordan

13 Enchanting Places to Propose in Jordan

Jordan is one of the most beautiful countries in the Middle East; with a diverse range of landscapes from desert to sea, forest to city. It’s photogenic scenery has become the stage for music videos, films, and even literature, and there’s one other platform Jordan is perfect for – proposals! Jordan has many breathtaking locations […]

How To Get That 3aris According to Egyptian Mothers

How To Get That 3aris According to Egyptian Mothers

What is worse than our mothers pressuring us to get hitched is their weird logic when it comes to marriage. Starting from your early twenties, your life is basically one long conversation about why you haven’t found the one yet. Well mommies, it’s about time you realize that your tips make absolutely no sense to anyone […]

19 Tashteeb Struggles Every Egyptian Will Relate To

19 Tashteeb Struggles Every Egyptian Will Relate To

Everyone keeps wondering why so many young couples who have been in love since kindergarten break off their engagement. It’s the freaking house tashteeb. It is the most stressful thing any couple has to endure. It is the true test of the depth of their love. Making decisions as a couple without the interference of […]