Can you imagine I have been living in Lebanon for three decades and I have never ever visited the city of Baalbek located 85 km from Beirut in the northern Bekaa Valley. For those not familiar with the city of Baalbek you might be wondering what's so special about this city in particular. Well within the … Continue reading The Wonders of Baalbek City
A few years back, I lost my father and with it lost my hunger to create art. It was a very difficult period for me and I knew that I could only find solace in painting. The challenge was how to unblock that one year gap of not creating any art work. One day I … Continue reading My Angels ; my work – my passion
For those who do not know, I am a volunteer at the Harbourfront Center and I love every minute of my work there. From festivals to concerts, I participate happily in attending to the kids and parents alike coming to enjoy their time at the center. A couple of weeks ago, my shift consisted in … Continue reading “Voices: Artists on art” at the Harbourfront Center
Disclaimer: Social media addiction is spending too much time on social media platforms, such as Facebook, twitter, instagram and its likes, that it is taking its toll on your 'real' personal life. It is taking gratification virtually on your accomplishments and approval from mostly strangers on your endeavors. Some people snap out of it after a time but most … Continue reading Social Media vs Your Life.
"There is something about childhood friends that you just cant replace" Lisa Whelchdel If you are at university , even in high school, then this post's timing couldn't have been perfect. Mark my words when I say that, flash forward ten years, you will come to realize that good friends were, are and will forever remain … Continue reading Friends from the past; a blast!
Lately, it has come to my attention that, apart from the alarming rise of the divorce rate, newlyweds are spreading hatred towards the institution of marriage. Rather than admitting their failure in comprehending the difference between the notion of a wedding and that of a marriage, they are complaining about their marital ‘bliss’ and advising … Continue reading Newlyweds; stop hating the game, hate the player instead aka you!
I LOVE BOOKS! I have always loved reading. I took part of the book challenge segment on Instagram (CR: of 45/52) this year and have more than 30 books to read (TBR) waiting for me, neatly put on my shelves. +Added to that I am constantly growing my book list. Help I'm a Book-aholic! I … Continue reading Congrats! 20 signs you are a true bookworm!