Here’s Your Comprehensive Guide to Finding Summer Jobs in Egypt

Here’s Your Comprehensive Guide to Finding Summer Jobs in Egypt

By: Abdulhameed Afifi

  The summer season is getting hotter, more fun, and more expensive. If you’re an undergraduate this summer, you will find yourself in a pricey pickle. A lot of undergrads are now trying to have the summer of their lives.   Fortunately, there are a lot of part time jobs that can offer you the flexible hours […]

Meet Amaya Diggins, the 10-Year-Old Muslim Entrepreneur of Hijabi Fits

Meet Amaya Diggins, the 10-Year-Old Muslim Entrepreneur of Hijabi Fits

  Is it okay to fangirl over a 10-year-old? We frankly do not care what your answer to that question is because we’re doing it anyway. This fabulous 10-year-old entrepreneur launched Hijabi Fits, a hijab company for teens and tweens. In this time and age, many kids are all over social media doing the same darn thing: […]

19 Egyptian Teens Share with Us Their Worst Body-Shaming Experiences

19 Egyptian Teens Share with Us Their Worst Body-Shaming Experiences

By Dina Hashish and Laila Gamaleldin

  A week ago, we published an article about people asking parents straight up why their kids are uglier than them. We discussed how these kinds of comments affect children and what they do to their self-esteem. Yet, the reactions we received were unexpected. Some wrote to us saying that Egyptian parents themselves verbally abuse […]

7 Life Lessons You Learn from School

7 Life Lessons You Learn from School

By Laila Gamaleldin

School teaches you many lessons. Some in class, others out of class. Oftentimes, the lessons you learn outside of class are much more valuable. Here are a few we’ve compiled over the years:       1. Some people will love you. Some people will hate you. In both cases it probably has nothing to do […]

5 of the Worst Things Over-Protective Parents Teach Their Kids

5 of the Worst Things Over-Protective Parents Teach Their Kids

By Yara Khairy

Growing up with strict and over-protective parents, I’ve realized a few things. There’s only so much damage that can happen until the parents realize that they can’t control their kids forever and until the children realize that they can’t change their parents, no matter what. It differs from child to child, but in our modern […]

13 Things You’ll Regret Not Doing Before Graduation

13 Things You’ll Regret Not Doing Before Graduation

College is that period of time when you can have your cake and eat it too. We can get away with pretty much anything while we’re still studying, considering that we’re “young and in a rush”. However, most of us let the sweetest years of our lives pass without making full use of them. So […]

10 Summer Jobs that Aren’t Cool in the Middle East

10 Summer Jobs that Aren’t Cool in the Middle East

Having been raised in the UK, summer jobs were essential. It was our chance to make some extra cash and get exposed to the real world. It didn’t matter what your background was, no job was too low for you. Being exposed to these jobs taught us many lessons and attributes such as respect and […]

Teen Drama: Did the Internet Really Ruin My Life?

Okay, so I’m a 2000s kid. I grew up with the Internet everywhere, cell phones everywhere and it wasn’t something strange, you know? We just find it really easy to communicate. You can apologize via a text, stay in touch with your besties through BBM. High school was all about BBM and before that, of […]