I Won Round #2 of The #FitB4Christmas Challenge

The second round of the #FitB4Christmas ended on December 24 and I was the winner this time! I managed to drop almost 7.3 kilos, only 0.7 kilos short of the 8 kilos planned, while Techie Dad had four kilos left to lose. This round was much more challenging than the first one as it was for a longer period of time with more kilos to lose and fitness goals to complete. My average daily steps…

Wild Discovery: Making the Schengen Visas Nightmare Easy

As Lebanese passport holders, we are at a massive disadvantage when we want to travel. Virtually most countries you’d wanna visit, need a pre-approved visa if you’re a Lebanese passport holder. If you have been bitten by the travel bug, chances are you know how horrifying the Schengen visa process for Lebanese, with tons of paperwork, long wait times and a lot of money spent on things like sworn translations and going back to your…
BlogWaladi

TeePee&Co: Brian’s Favorite New Hang Out Spot

1 month ago
I am constantly looking for child-friendly toys, furniture and decor items, which is not an easy task these days. We’ve always hoped of having an outdoor garden, but till that day comes, I wanted a ...
Lifestyle

What are your Favorite Running/Walking Tracks?

2 months ago
I don’t know how people can go for a walk or a jog without listening to music. I’ve had running playlists for as long as a I remember but I’m looking for new suggestions as ...
BlogWaladi

#BlogWaladi: Puzzle Foam Mats Are Apparently Bad for Kids

2 months ago
I just learned recently from a friend that foam play mats are made with questionable materials that could affect the health of a child. We’ve had the mats for over a year now and I ...
Food

Mathieu: Best Crêpes in Mar Mikhael

3 months ago
I love crêpes and I’m always looking for new crepe places to try in Beirut. Mathieu opened earlier this year in Mar Mikhael a block from EDL and makes some of the best crepes I’ve ...
Lebanon

Movie Review: “The Insult” by Ziad Doueiri

4 months ago
The Insult is about a verbal dispute between Toni Hanna (Adel Karam), a Lebanese Christian mechanic and survivor of the 1976 Damour Massacre and Yasser (Kamel El Basha), a Palestinian refugee living in camps and ...
Reviews

8 Cool Samsung Galaxy S8 Features You Should Be Using

4 months ago
I’ve had the Samsung Galaxy S8+ for over a month now and it’s an absolute stunner inside out. Whether it’s the Infinite display, the slick design, the screen quality, the processor, the camera, the UI, ...
Movies & Television

Movie Review: Dunkirk Review [2017]

5 months ago
“Dunkirk” is labeled as a war film but it’s very different from every war film I’ve seen in the past decade. There’s barely any dialogue, no emotions, no flashbacks, no character backstories, no war rooms ...
Lifestyle

I’m a Proud Uncle for the Second Time!

6 months ago
My brother’s wife gave birth to a healthy baby girl called Zoe on July 5th, which makes me a proud uncle for the second time. Unfortunately, they live in Portland so I will not get ...
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