Good Old Fettuccine Recipe

Hey lovelies!

First of all, TGIF!!!

Second of all, I’m spending the day alone at home with nothing much to eat and zero intention to get dressed for anything or to order food (still working on that triple chin from Christmas)

And so for that, I decided to make my favourite comfort food, a good old Fettuccine!

It’s a simple recipe that takes around 15 minutes to cook and 2 minutes to devour. There goes nothing:

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Chocolate Cupcake Recipe: A treat for the Holidays!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

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First of all, congratulations on surviving till the Holidays break without murdering your bosses or professors. Second of all, I would like to express my love and gratitude for my readers. I wish I could give you all personal gifts, but I can’t (for now), and hence, I’m going to share with you this Chocolate cupcake recipe with chocolate frosting (which is like, AWESOME!)

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A dog’s death: my personal experience

No matter how much I talk about the loss of my dog, only dog owners will relate to my pain and my love. But still, I will write this, because my Tina deserves to be remembered every day and forever, and maybe it will ease your pain too.

On the 17th of October, 2015, my dog Tina passed away. She was 16 years and 2 months old.

Let’s go back to early September, 1999. It was still a beautiful summer day and my father walked in with a little fur ball that still couldn’t walk without falling on her face and wiggling her little tail because that’s what puppies do right? And yet I was terrified. However it took me a couple of days to get used to Tina because simply I had no choice. Continue reading “A dog’s death: my personal experience”

Hot Chocolate – Hot Cocoa: Info and Recipes

If there’s one thing the whole world could agree on, it’s that Hot Chocolate is simply D-E-L-I-C-I-O-U-S!  It takes you back to that warm and happy place where you’re wearing fuzzy socks while watching Saturday morning cartoons. It’s basically a passport to Winter Wonderland!

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La Mode A Beyrouth, Beirut’s Official Fashion Week, 1st Edition

Beirut, Lebanon – L.I.P.S. Management, founded by Mr. Johnny Fadlallah (CEO), presented “La Mode A Beyrouth (LMAB)” 2015-2016 Fashion Week that took place at Forum de Beyrouth from November 4 till 8, 2015 featuring fashion shows for leading brands and designers.

I had the honour to attend the opening show with international designer Yahya Al Bishri and the events that followed over the next 5 days hosting amazing local and international designers:

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Mezzo Art Lounge, The Perfect Birthday Getaway

Back in the ninety-something, on a beautiful Autumn morning, a little food lover was born.

This year, I was super duper excited to celebrate my birthday, and so I was determined to find the perfect restaurant. After a long search, I found a little gem that combined my passion for fine cuisine, Art and beautiful bourgeois architecture. This place is called Mezzo Art Lounge.

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Salon de Thé et Restaurant LaDurée Opening at Villa Zein, BCD

On Tuesday, October 13th, I had the pleasure to attend the opening of Salon de Thé et Restaurant LaDurée at Villa Zein, Beirut Central District.

LaDurée is my favourite place to indulge at when I’m in the mood for fancy and luxurious desserts, and their new Salon de Thé is just perfect for my obsession with afternoon Coffee breaks and sweets! It has this beautiful Parisian ambiance for a quick little escape.

Throughout the evening, we enjoyed mouth watering bites over a glass of fine Champagne. Here at the highlights of the night:

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The Hangout Beirut: Exquisite Foodies Meeting with Zomato and Salim Heleiwa

On Wednesday October 9, I had the pleasure to attend an exquisite foodies get-together, organized by Zomato Lebanon and held at the Hangout Beirut. We were first greeted by the owner, Mr Salim Heleiwa who gave us a tour of the restaurant, which was a 19th century house, and explained to us its history, not forgetting a single detail! Mr Heleiwa is passionate about wine and fine cuisine, and this passion was perfectly translated with the dinner later on.

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The Sunset Canapé at éCafé with the serVme Team!

Rue Sursock is one of my favourite areas around Ashrafiye. It is a calm street in the middle of a busy Beirut, hiding a lot of history and a little gem called éCafé! I had the pleasure to attend a gathering organized by the serVme team, the “Sunset Canapé”, and savour many little creations.

Here’s the menu and some of the items we tasted:

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