13 Things You'll Miss About Beirut If You Ever Leave

These are just a handful of the things I miss about Lebanon whenever I leave. 1. There is always something to do.  For one, you can go out any day of the week, and that is no...

 

The 10 Most Annoying Lebanese Behaviors And How to Deal With Them

If you’ve lived in Lebanon for longer than 10 consecutive years and haven’t yet had one nervous breakdown, then you must be an impossibly blessed celestial creature with supreme psycho-emotional...

 

13 Funny Situations All Dog Owners Will Understand

My husband and I started 2017 with the adoption of a Labrador, and I have to say we’re off to a pretty good start! If you’re lucky enough to have a dog in your life, you’re familiar with things ...

 

My Friends Got Married And All I Got Was This Crappy Liste De Mariage

Note: This post was originally published in March 2016. Is it considered bullying when I get invited to six separate events celebrating the union of two people? It should be. Listen,...

 

5 Of The Most Ridiculous Plotlines On Lebanese 'Musalsalat' (Series)

N.B This post was originally published in July 2016. You’ve got your telenovelas in Latin America and your soaps in the US and Britain, but nothing quite compares to the Lebanese musalsal. Sure, ...

 

Myriam Klink's Bedroom Looks Like It Belongs To A Teenager

Myriam Klink has got to be my very favorite person — if only for the fact that she makes me feel very well put together and sane in comparison. It’s also fun to see what my life would have been...

 

Replacing Statuses And Posts About Syria With Actions

Important note: This is not a political post, the motivation is purely humanitarian and intended to help those who need direction. Those present on social media platforms have undoubtedly been...

 

22 Things You Find At Every Lebanese Teta's House

Probably the only article about Lebanese tetas that does not revolve around food… 1. Your favorite distraction. 2. This MAJOR disappointment. 3. Age-old fortunes. 4. The...

 

13 Ridiculous Things That Happened In 2016

2016 will be the year history teachers will skip teaching in the future. We simply do not talk about 2016. I mean, you know the year is shitty when Donald Trump gets named Person of the Year…and...

 

The 8 Worst Things About Having A Birthday During Christmas

If you were born anytime around Christmas (or are by any chance a Christina whose birthday is on Christmas Eve like me), then you must’ve been subjected to one or more of the following... 1....