Bar Tartine’s Christmassy #Stollen Bread is a Must-Try!

It's no hidden secret that I love Bar Tartine. Everything tastes great there and the #stollen bread they've introduced this year is one of my favorite Christmas treats. Stollen is a traditional German bread prepared during the Christmas season and is a fruit bread made with yeast, water and flour and topped with a sugar icing. The dried fruits are usually soaked in rum or brandy and some people add marzipan to it. Bar Tartine's…

What I Learned As a Jury Member of “Product of the Year”

We’ve all seen the “Product of the Year” label in red on products’ ads and on supermarket shelves. I myself have been invited several times to attend the ceremonies where the different categories’ POY winners are announced. However, I never really knew how the process worked exactly, until I was invited to be a jury member this year and found out about the laborious and comprehensive process to select different POYs every year. The Process…
Critiques

Why is Women’s Political Participation in Lebanon Among The Lowest World Wide?

3 weeks ago
The 2011 Mikati government failed to appoint any women ministers. The 2014 Tamman Salam government only appointed one female minister (Alice Chabtini) and Saad Hariri’s 2016 government only has one female minister as well. Lebanon ...
Fun

Rej3it 7alimeh

3 weeks ago
Yesterday was a good reminder that politics haven’t changed much in Lebanon. Two members of the same political party arguing over a press conference and then MP Khaled Daher insulting and disrespecting another MP during ...
Health

#HopeForJose: Two-Year old Jose is Planned to Undergo Surgery Soon

3 weeks ago
Joseph Gerges is a 2-year old boy who was diagnosed with a Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (SCID) due to a mutation in gene SP110 that leads to life-threatening liver fibrosis. The only cure for the ...
Critiques

Minister Melhem Riachi Wants to Dissolve The Lebanese Ministry of Information

3 weeks ago
The Ministry of Information is useless and should no longer exist and it seems the newly appointed Information Minister also believes the same. Riachi made it clear in his most recent press conference that his ...
Fun

Bourj Hammoud’s Dancing Santa

3 weeks ago
There are plenty of dancing Santas during the holidays but at least this guy has got some cool moves and not just stupidly waving his hands lol! ...
Advertising

Christmas Ads [2016] – Lebanon

4 weeks ago
Here’s a nice compilation of this year’s Christmas ads in Lebanon. I am starting the list with one awesome Bûche de Noël dubbed “Tarbuche” and signed by Le Noir – Atelier de Chocolat. Merry Christmas ...
Humor

The Worst Christmas Music Video

4 weeks ago
I have no idea Rima Dib is or what she’s trying to accomplish. Don’t let your children watch this video, they will have nightmares on Christmas eve. ...
Automotive

ISF Delivering Helmets & Gifts Instead of Traffic Fines

4 weeks ago
The ISF kicked off a Christmas awareness campaign last week where officers were stopping drivers not wearing helmets and gifting them new helmets instead of traffic fines. I love the initiative but this should not ...
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