Monthly Archives: January 2013

My participation in Toom Extra – Book 2

After Season 1, the Toom Extra team published its second book, gathering a new collection of blog posts and photos with the contribution of 30 lebanese bloggers / associations. They write about Lebanon, the world, funny thoughts, cultural events, weird situations, … Continue reading

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Travel Diary: New Year in Istanbul

I know some of my Armenian friends will not enjoy reading this but New Year in Istanbul was fun. Visa free, close and relatively cheap, it is the perfect destination for a quick trip. 4 days was a bit short, try … Continue reading

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Lebanese singers trying too hard

They spend huge budgets. They copy. They retouch. They do botox. They film with 20 sceneries, 80 outfits, supermodels, super cars, expensive jewelry. And it ends up being a huge flop. The 2 music videos I recently watched were Elissa’s and Maya … Continue reading

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Lebanon: STOP watching, DO something

Two sensitive Lebanese ladies started an initiative after Lebanon’s crazy storm last week and decided to STOP watching and DO something. They started it among their group of friends and thanks to Facebook, the campaign reached friends of friends and so … Continue reading

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Help Dania Bdeir film “Meshkal”

Meshkal -Kaleidoscope in Arabic- is Dania Bdeir’s pre-thesis project in the graduate film program at New York Universityʼs Tisch School of the Arts. It is going to be shot on location in Beirut, Lebanon in January 2013 and is scheduled … Continue reading

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The next year…

If you have 3 minutes to spare, watch this video about doing what makes you happy.

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