Weddings vs. Honeymoons: Which One Would You Pick If You Had To?

Weddings vs. Honeymoons: Which One Would You Pick If You Had To?

  Given the current economic crisis Egypt is going through, many (personal) choices are being limited. One of the dilemmas that I constantly see my friends and the people around me face is choosing whether to throw a wedding or go on a honeymoon.   I do, yes, understand that some people have the luxury […]

Situations Where Newly Weds Feel #3ady_Khales

Situations Where Newly Weds Feel #3ady_Khales

Okay so, marriage is a big commitment. A very big one. You basically sign a few papers that say for as long as you live, you’re committed to that someone. With those big commitments, come bigger responsibilities. We understand that this might be hard for newly weds, but we’re here to let you know that […]

11 Working Mothers Tell Us How Their Husbands Really Feel About Their Jobs

11 Working Mothers Tell Us How Their Husbands Really Feel About Their Jobs

  One of the biggest challenges that will face any working woman is perfectly balancing the time she spends at work and with her family. We all think that if life forced us to give up on our careers for whatever reason, we will gladly comply especially during the times when we’re extremely drained and overworked.   But, […]

What Arab Men Can Learn from Ryan Gosling’s Golden Globes Speech

What Arab Men Can Learn from Ryan Gosling’s Golden Globes Speech

by Menna Abu-Zahra

  As you probably already know, Ryan Gosling just snatched the Best Actor in a Comedy Award at the 2017 Golden Globes. While this came as no surprise to anyone, because, hello have you watched La La Land. What was surprising though, and more importantly very touching was his speech.     After addressing his […]

Kuwaiti Wife Exposes Cheating Husband with the Help of Her Parrot

Kuwaiti Wife Exposes Cheating Husband with the Help of Her Parrot

  If you plan on getting a pet parrot, you need to think twice. A Kuwaiti wife heard her parrot repeating filthy flirtatious sentences and it didn’t go well according to the Arab Times. Since adultery is illegal in the Gulf state, the scorned wife didn’t think twice before she headed to the Hawalli police station […]

What Should a Wife Do If Her Husband Doesn’t Want Kids?

What Should a Wife Do If Her Husband Doesn’t Want Kids?

Mai Haroun

This week I was shocked that my cousin and her husband of five years divorced because she wants kids and he doesn’t. They made a great couple, but their different views on having children made her ask for a divorce. They were in love for 7 years and then they got married, only to realize they both wanted different […]

Egyptian Woman Accuses Qatar Airways of Being Her Husband’s Mistress in an Epic Phone Call

Egyptian Woman Accuses Qatar Airways of Being Her Husband’s Mistress in an Epic Phone Call

Nothing beats a scorned Egyptian wife. Today we bring you epicness (yes, that’s a word) in its most organic and unfiltered form. Somehow a phone call, which doesn’t seem to be fake, leaked online of a woman talking on the phone with Qatar Airways’ phone operator.   Apparently the lady saw the name ‘ElQataria’ (which could possibly […]

7 Egyptian Wives Share with Us the Toughest Compromises to Save Their Marriages

7 Egyptian Wives Share with Us the Toughest Compromises to Save Their Marriages

A woman never thinks she’ll give up her career, ego or any part of herself for the sake of her marriage. Young women are frequently under the illusion that marriage will be a walk in the park, candlelight dinners, sharing house chores and total devotion. Yet, real life slaps us in the face and it […]

This Is What ‘Arab Husband Material’ Means to Me

This Is What ‘Arab Husband Material’ Means to Me

  Husband material is something we joke about on a day to day basis while checking out guys (yes girls do that too). “Husband material” is thrown out there as a grade given to those who are seen as baby daddy material. But there’s a redefined meaning to actual qualifications for the men we choose to […]

7 Things My Future Egyptian Husband Needs to Know

7 Things My Future Egyptian Husband Needs to Know

By Perihan El Etreby

Here’s a message from almost every potential bride out there. Kindly pay attention to the list below and take it into serious consideration.   Love, a fed up Egyptian girl.     I am NOT your maid     Please don’t forget that I’m your wife, not the maid. When you come home, I’ll be expecting a kiss, […]