My 34th year; memories and life lessons

This is not my usual birthday post, as life surprises us often to remind us that we have no control on anything. Wednesday started at one of my favorite new discovered hidden gems in Hamra, blanca café Bistro where a cookie by talented Lara Ariss and a message was served with the latte: DREAM WITHOUT […]Read more

Top 8 heartwarming coffee shops in Beirut-part 3!

Last year I set myself the mission of sharing with you my discoveries of the most heartwarming coffee shops in our beloved B city, and here we are on the third list, it is the charm! Afaf just because:A small outlet telling the story of a great lady, around a good cup of coffee or […]Read more

Top News from Beirut and around!

From back to school to savoring the last summer days, there are great things happening around Beirut! Capharnaum The long-awaited Official Palm d’or winner in Cannes festival directed by Nadine Labaki is now screened for Public all over Lebanon, needless to say it is not to be missed. A story of a boy who is suing […]Read more

The pantry Beirut: from Farm to Table; fall cooking class

How do you feel about cooking? For me, it is a pleasure! I love cooking and though I never thought of joining a cooking class before, Chef Sally Jane tempted me with her offer! Chef Sally, an American living in Beirut. Passionate about food since her early ages, she used to play the host preparing family dinners. […]Read more

Afaf: Just because …The new cozy address flavored with stories

Afaf, this phenomenal personality whose vibes dominate the place, that she did not even visit yet, is the inspiration for the new home bakery – coffee shop scene. Amani, a Lebanese, met Farah, the Jordanian, who is passionate about her grandma Afaf, the story was told and the two combined their passion for poetry, tattoos, […]Read more