British Airways Under Twitter Fire for Losing Musical Gear of Mashrou3 Leila’s Violinist

British Airways Under Twitter Fire for Losing Musical Gear of Mashrou3 Leila’s Violinist

We’ve all been there. The worst feeling you could possibly ever have is traveling and reaching your destination without your luggage.   For a moment it feels like your life is ruined, you are helpless and it makes things ten times worse if your work equipment is in that lost luggage. That’s exactly what happened […]

VIDEO: Finding Lebanon in Brazil Through Mahshi

VIDEO: Finding Lebanon in Brazil Through Mahshi

  A Kickstarter campaign managed to raised $21,000 in 2016 and launched Grandmas Project, a simple web series of films shot by grandchildren that stars their grandmothers cooking food around the world.     Last year, we wrote about Jonas Parienté, an Egyptian Jew living in France that remembered his homeland through his grandmother’s cooking; […]

Why Egyptian Women Need to Stop Freaking out About Mounir’s Arrival

Why Egyptian Women Need to Stop Freaking out About Mounir’s Arrival

  Over the course of these past two weeks, Egyptian social media has been turned upside down by the appearance of a certain name in the streets of Heliopolis: ‘Mounir’. Women are losing their minds, Facebook groups are being bombarded with questions about the whereabouts of this guy, and men have no idea why their […]

Is Lara Scandar the Middle East’s Taylor Swift?

Is Lara Scandar the Middle East’s Taylor Swift?

by Yasmine Ansari

  If there is one thing that the world has identified Taylor Swift with it is her squad of fierce women who stand firmly and sassily against sexism and boyfriend drama.   Well, let us tell that we found the Middle Eastern version of T Swift and she perfectly fits her entourage of successful and gorgeous […]

Lebanese Are Having a Blast with #آخر_مرة_صارت_الانتخابات Hashtag

Lebanese Are Having a Blast with #آخر_مرة_صارت_الانتخابات Hashtag

It feels like the political mess is everywhere in the Middle East. The elections that were supposed to take place in 2014 in Lebanon, somehow got postponed for three full years. The parliament has failed to elect a new president for a long time and the mess is finally coming to an end.   Soon […]

These Stunning Pictures of Faraya Will Make You Book the next Flight to Lebanon

These Stunning Pictures of Faraya Will Make You Book the next Flight to Lebanon

by Alaa Fares

Lebanon is a very popular traveling destination for Arabs, however, we skip all the beautiful places in it, and just head straight to Beirut. While Beirut is an incredible city, there are other places that are just as incredible!  Just 46 kilometers north of Beirut lays a beautiful village called Faraya. From mountains to sunsets […]

Lebanese Fashion Blogger Makes It to Milan Fashion Week’s Runway

Lebanese Fashion Blogger Makes It to Milan Fashion Week’s Runway

For anyone who’s slightly interested in fashion, sashaying on the Milan Fashion Week runway is the ultimate dream. For Lebanese fashion blogger, Lana El Sahely, it became a reality!   Lana El Sahely is the Editor-in-Chief of the popular Lebanese fashion blog, L’Armoire de Lana. After studying Economics in Beirut, she started her fashion career. Her rise […]

6 Arabs You Probably Didn’t Know Won Golden Globes

6 Arabs You Probably Didn’t Know Won Golden Globes

  A wise woman by the name of Meryl Streep just said, “America right now consists of Hollywood, foreigners and the press.” You got that right!   While Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling filled us with joy when they snatched their statues for La La Land, several Arabs, or some that are of Arab descent, have made […]

14 Middle Eastern Dishes That Defy Portion Control

14 Middle Eastern Dishes That Defy Portion Control

by Pakinam ElMahdy

Can you stop talking about portion control, because frankly, no one cares. Oh, and can we also just say that some Arab dishes defy the concept of portion control. Let us take you through a journey your belly will definitely appreciate it.     Like honestly, can you just eat one piece of mombar?    […]

You Need to Watch This Epic Woman Pretending to Be Impatient Arab Moms

You Need to Watch This Epic Woman Pretending to Be Impatient Arab Moms

  Hero of the day is a Lebanese lady and her name is Reem Nadar. We all know mommies lose their minds at least three times a day, and that is on a good day. They have their own signature glares and classic decisions and threats no matter where they come from.   Funny lady, Nadar, posted […]

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