Break The Silence Egypt: This Initiative Plans to End the Stigma Around Mental Health

Break The Silence Egypt: This Initiative Plans to End the Stigma Around Mental Health

  Selfless positive initiatives by the youth can always brighten anyone’s day, and here is my attempt at brightening yours.   A group of young Egyptian superheroes are devoting a huge portion of their time, money and effort to work on their innovative and helpful online platform; Break the Silence Egypt.     Break the […]

9 Egyptian Boys That Are Not Worth Your Time

9 Egyptian Boys That Are Not Worth Your Time

By Amira Cherif

Today, I would like to talk about something that’s very important. I want to talk about boys. Not just any kind of boys, the ones that are not worth your time. I used to like this guy, like really like him. We had a thing, it was very special (at least it was for me), […]

Egypt Cancels Daylight Savings…Again

Egypt Cancels Daylight Savings…Again

    Egypt decided over the weekend to cancel Daylight Savings Time, once again. Does anyone even know how many times have we canceled and re-instated DST over the last few years?   Parliament voted last week to scrap DST, and the State Council (Maglis El Dowla) approved the decision on Saturday. The best part […]

DIY: 12 Super Cool DIY Clocks You’ll Just Love

DIY: 12 Super Cool DIY Clocks You’ll Just Love

As we all know, most Arabs are always late. But, maybe, just maybe, it’s because they don’t have any clocks they like to remind them of the time (long shot I know, but definitely worth a try!). So, in the hope of getting Arabs to be more punctual, here are some really cool clocks that […]

How We Spent an Egyptian Day in 1996 Vs. 2016

How We Spent an Egyptian Day in 1996 Vs. 2016

Technology has ruined and saved us for good. I remember the days when it would take me hours just to reach someone at home on their land line, the pre-Google and Wi-Fi days when I had to find a library in Cairo for proper information, the days when school fees made sense and when I […]

Same Shit, Different Age: 20 Things We All Realize As We Get Older

Same Shit, Different Age: 20 Things We All Realize As We Get Older

Sorry to break it to you, but high school drama doesn’t end at graduation…     In fact, it only escalates. A guy hooking up with another girl while he’s dating someone else turns into full-blown affairs by married men (and women) or second (and third) marriages.       Cliques and grudges turn into […]

7 Ways Tazbeet Has Changed In Seven Years

7 Ways Tazbeet Has Changed In Seven Years

Remember when MSN Messenger was the thing? And you used to sign out and then back in again just to get your crush’s attention? The days of screen names like “hOtBaBybLu77“ and “A/S/L?” weren’t even that long ago. We’ve been thinking lately about just how much the dating game has transformed in recent years. Are […]

A Guide to Killing Time When You’re Unemployed

A Guide to Killing Time When You’re Unemployed

The scariest thing about unemployment is all that free time! You suddenly have 24 hours of free time instead of just like 5 and you’re left not knowing how to fill it up or what to do! Being just recently unemployed myself, here are a few things I’ve discovered one should do to kill up […]

10 Life Changing Things I’ve Learned In My 20s… So Far!

10 Life Changing Things I’ve Learned In My 20s… So Far!

By Riham Aboura

In an effort to try understand life and myself, I have narrowed down the most important lessons that I have so far discovered in my journey of being a twenty-something-year-old. Some have called it the defining decade, others call it years of young adulthood, and few are dealing with it as a quarter-life crisis. Take […]

6 Lessons I Learned from Starting a Business in Egypt

6 Lessons I Learned from Starting a Business in Egypt

The Smart Way To Start Your Own Business

Taking the decision to start your own business is never an easy one, especially when you decide to leave the warmth and comfort of the corporate world and your managerial position. I did just that and as scary/exhilarating as it has been, I can’t see myself doing anything else. There are days when I wish […]