Posts by ritakml

Sued for a blog post

Sued for a blog post
If I ever said anything wrong, please correct me. One can post an opinion in line with this blog’s subjects of interest regardless of my own position; my disclaimer regarding this matter is clear. The aim was always to show both sides of the coin whenever possible, to push for constructive criticism and critical thinking. I have always [...]

A different perspective of Beirut: Sa...

Beirut
Here is a different perspective of Beirut as seen by Gabriel Ferneiné. Footage was made from the city’s rooftops that have a view on the port and the music is by Trash Inc. “Sometimes I forget that Beirut is a Port And it kills me to keep forgetting”, he says. Check it out, it’s really nice. SAFINEH from Gab Ferneiné [...]

Customers vs Companies: The Gandour &...

consumer-pro-umbrella
Here we go again, customers purchase products from companies; something goes wrong. No one claims responsibility neither for the incident, neither for their products. Customers are unhappy and BOOM: Clashes. It goes on TV or on social media causing turmoil. This happens ALL the time; worst companies even file lawsuits against customers. Let [...]

Brick’s launches its new menu

Brick’s launches its new menu
Brick’s, a pub restaurant in Hamra, launched its menu a couple of days ago and I got to taste some of the drinks and dishes with some friends. Cosmopolitan Manhattan Fruity Frozen Margarita Mango Madness Kiwi Wawa Quesadillas Spicy Jumbo Shrimp Blackened Tuna Pepper Steak We enjoyed the place, good music (We were sit-dancing and singi [...]

Ordering food online: foodonclick.com...

online-food-order
I tested two online services today: www.foodonclick.com and hellofood.com It was my first experience with both of them. This is my personal feedback: foodonclick.com To use this service, one needs to create an account and fill some information. Then according to the location, a list of restaurants is suggested with details of their conditio [...]

Victoria’s Secret opens in ABC ...

Victoria’s Secret opens in ABC Ashrafieh, Lebanon
It was about time! Victoria’s Secret opened in ABC Ashrafieh. The space is beautiful and inviting. I really liked how the interior is decorated.

Little Helps: Baking for a Good Cause...

Little Helps: Baking for a Good Cause!
6 friends: Candice Lorfing, Carla Skaff Jabra, Paola Skaff Alford, Rosie Choueiry, Sandra Dagher and Tina Jarrous Faucon. 6 ladies with passion in their heart decided to take on an awesome initiative: Making, baking and selling Maamoul! All funds will be used directly to help the needy in Lebanon coming from various backgrounds. Among whom ar [...]

The Coolcumbers in 5 questions

The Coolcumbers in 5 questions
The Coolcumbers is an alternative rock band from Beirut. Over the years, they have found their way in the Lebanese rock scene with alternative rock and indie music. This will be the release of their very first album entitled “Time & Youth”. “Time & Youth” is a concept album basically about youth and what we have been through t [...]

My business card made by Joumana Medl...

My business card made by Joumana Medlej
Last year, I won a free business card design with Lebanese designer Joumana Medlej. Here is the result: Thank you!

Mismatch – A take on Lebanon...

Mismatch – A take on Lebanon’s new cabinet
Post by anonymous. The cabinet was finally announced today after 10 months of trial. I wanted to know more about the ministers and their education so I put together this list. Quite a saddening list in fact. Minister of Public Works and Transportation: A lawyer Minister of Finance: A business administration graduate Minister of Parliamentar [...]

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