11 #WeMetOnTwitter Tweets from Arabs That’ll Make You Laugh, Aww and Cry

11 #WeMetOnTwitter Tweets from Arabs That’ll Make You Laugh, Aww and Cry

by Salma Hossam

  The Twitter has been going crazy with the #WeMetOnTwitter hashtag recently. From the cutest love stories that will make you aww, to the most awkward encounters and so on, this hashtag is the absolute best. I’ve compiled a list of tweets from Arabs about #WeMetOnTwitter.                   […]

Halla Walla: The Arab Emojis You’ve Always Wanted Are Here

Halla Walla: The Arab Emojis You’ve Always Wanted Are Here

by Maha Khalil

  Let’s face it, even the most straight-faced of our friends and acquaintances now use emojis on a daily basis when texting. But have you ever found yourself fruitlessly swiping through your emoticon keyboard trying to express something very…Arab? You’re not alone. Many of us feel a bit excluded, even if also tickled, by all […]

Why Did This Lebanese Man Get Arrested for Having Shawerma?

Why Did This Lebanese Man Get Arrested for Having Shawerma?

This week we’ve heard people say “death by refugees”,”death by Muslim immigrants”, but “death by a shawerma sandwich” is just another reason why the world is losing its sh** this month. A hilarious Facebook post by Lebanese man Kareem Marwan Salhab went viral after he shared how he was going to meet his God because of food.     […]

18 Everyday Frustrations Egyptian French Speakers Will Understand

18 Everyday Frustrations Egyptian French Speakers Will Understand

You must have come across one of those French speaking Egyptians that you either sort of despise or envy or both at the same time and don’t exactly know why? You blame them for adopting that French “je ne sais quoi” when they’re not even fully French (if at all) or for thinking they’re superior when […]

Our Top 10 Moments at Paris Haute Couture Week This Season

Our Top 10 Moments at Paris Haute Couture Week This Season

Paris being Paris, each season it has to host one extra Fashion Week ahead of all the others: the Haute Couture Week. Haute Couture is French for High Fashion and such weeks are meant to showcase the highest and fanciest form of sewing, dressmaking, and designing. For a brand to be aloud to be an “Haute Couture” house, […]

Racist Michelle Obama Post by Egyptian Page Goes Viral

Racist Michelle Obama Post by Egyptian Page Goes Viral

  In most parts of the Arab world, because of deeply entrenched racism, dark skin is demonized and light skin wins the prize. Someone, if not everyone, needs to put an end to this really fast.     A sickening post made by خير اجناد الارض (meaning Best Soldiers in the World) has gotten over 7,000 shares, […]

Lebanese Designer Reem Acra Dresses First Lady Melania Trump

Lebanese Designer Reem Acra Dresses First Lady Melania Trump

The Trumps are officially in Washington. Last night, the First Lady Melania Trump attended a candlelight dinner at Union Station and tested the waters for her upcoming duties in a dress made by none other than Lebanese fashion designer Reem Acra.   The First Lady of the United States. #ReemAcra A photo posted by Reem […]

Reasons Why Pomegranate Is the Fruit of 2017

Reasons Why Pomegranate Is the Fruit of 2017

by Shahinaz Adel

  Pomegranate is a thick skinned super seedy fruit, with a brilliant red hue which is now touted as a wonder fruit by scientific researchers. But we’re not here to talk about that, we’re here talk about reasons why pomegranates are the fruit of 2017.     The high amounts of anti-oxidants, vitamin A, vitamin […]

Truths I’ve Learned About Motherhood in My Baby’s First Year

Truths I’ve Learned About Motherhood in My Baby’s First Year

by Dana Moussa

Hey mothers-to-be, I’ve decided to share my experience on how it was to transition from my I’m-not-a-mom to I’m-actually-a-mom-omg phase. Here’s everything you will know to be true in your first year of motherhood.     You can’t wait until your baby eats solids, but now you want it to stop. You can’t wait until […]

5 Locations in the Middle East This Gym Boat Would Be Perfect

5 Locations in the Middle East This Gym Boat Would Be Perfect

  Locals and visitors alike could soon be cruising along the Seine in Paris and taking in the Instgrammable riverside sights in a boat powered by their own workouts. The Navigating Gym – a project led by international design and innovation office Carlo Ratti Associati in conjunction with leading fitness equipment manufacturer Technogym, the non-profit […]

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