Welcome to Marly’s Goodies a Wonderful World of Colour & Taste

Marilyn Basbous is an enthusiastic 22 year old Pharmacy student with an extraordinary passion for baking. When she is not dancing at a professional level, or seriously studying for her exams, you can find her baking her way through the world of Marly’s Goodies in her own little kitchen. Kamsyn met up with this lively young talent to find out more about her early success. A…

Healthy Made Easy: A Talk with Mira Tueny Founder of The HealthQuarters

In 2014, Mira Tueny launched The HealthQuarters, a Polyclinic based in Beirut,Sodeco composed of a Team of twelve Health professionals. Mira’s objective is to promote Physical & Mental Health as well as an easier access to a Healthy lifestyle.   After studying Nutrition at USJ University in Beirut, Mira Tueny travelled to London where she achieved her Masters in Preventive Cardiology at…

Timi Hayek lights up Fashion Design with the Sublime confidence of Youth

Talented designer Timi Hayek is a do it all. Her atelier is located above her boutique in Monot, in Beirut and she spends her days working on her sewing machine, playing with delicate fabrics, that she gracefully shapes into beautiful collections. Timi is a designer and an illustrator. She studied Fashion Print at the prestigious…

Bruno Tabbal, The Rise of a True Independent Artist

First known for his unique performance at the Star Academy TV Show in 2004, Bruno Tabbal has successfully reached new heights, both in the Music and Acting fields. Famous for his ability to sing beautifully in several languages (French, English, Spanish, Italian and Arabic) as well as for the depth & variety he infuses into the characters he plays, Bruno incarnates today the…

Award-Winning Nat Geo Photographer Ed Kashi & Anna Seassau launch Unique Workshop for Smartphone Photography in Paris

For the first time in Paris, a Unique One-day Workshop with Award-Winning National Geographic Photographer Ed Kashi organized in collaboration with Anna Seassau will reveal the hidden creative possibilities of Smartphone Photography (5th of October 2016, details below) Ed Kashi is the Award-winning photojournalist and filmmaker who has worked extensively for National Geographic magazine, TIME,…

Joumana Haddad: The Warrior Poet Fights for Women in the Arab World

Dynamic and Culturally active on many fronts, Joumana Haddad can impress many. In charge of the Cultural page of the famous Lebanese daily “An-Nahar” since 2001 (French Version Below) in addition to writing numerous books and essays in several languages, she successfully launched “Kafas” the play she wrote (The Cage). Showing now at Metro al-Madina in Beirut (adapted and directed…

“Inked Minds” Vivid Photo Expo by Lama Mattar

In her professional life, Lama Mattar Bardawil is a PhD holder and University Professor in Nutrition. Alongside her Academic and Research Career, Lama is also a passionate and soulful Photographer. She’s been immersed in the World of Arts, painting since a very young age. Lama developed a growing interest in Photography five years ago and has been…

The Beirut Energy Club: Rationalizing the debate over the Oil & Gas sector

The Lebanese Oil and Gas sector is once again making the headlines. Over the past few weeks, excitement has built in anticipation of a political agreement that would contribute to clearing the obstacles the nascent sector has suffered from since 2013. Though this enthusiasm must be tempered before a final deal is indeed reached, Kamsyn…

Karoline Lang Designer Extraordinaire

Karine Tawil dresses elegant modern women with a fondness for fine fabrics and beautiful daring cuts. From working at home on a small couture collection six years ago, her brand Karoline Lang grew into a full-fledged fashion house showcasing internationally a refined style made in Lebanon. The Atelier sets the Stage A step into Karoline…

Relationships: Healthier Work and Intimate Life

Interpersonal relationships constitute a large part of human development on a personal and professional level. Consequently, the success of any business organization or family household is directly linked to how healthy those relationships are. A relationship is formed by the different dynamics that two people put on the table. It can be romantic, professional, social,…