Three Sites I Visit Daily

This post was last updated on February 24th, 2017 I have a lot of websites in my bookmarks: vegan and cruelty-free makeup lists, all sorts of blogging advice, online stores, recipes, Qur’an translations, a lot of things related to academia, links related to my studies, entire scientific articles, booking websites, …

Vegan Travel: Rome, Italy

This post was last updated on January 28th, 2019 As usual, before flying to Rome, I checked for vegan listings on HappyCow. I got quite a few results, but the problem was that most of the vegan restaurants were a bit far from the city center. As we already didn’t …

Winter Favorites

This post was last updated on January 28th, 2019 ​Winter has officially started, and even here in Athens, temperatures are dropping. These are some of my favorite products this winter so far: ​Nikon D3300 I mentioned in my Holiday Wish List that I was planning on getting the Nikon D3300 …

Rome Sneak Peek

This post was last updated on January 28th, 2019 As mentioned in my last post on minimalist packing, I went to Rome for a few days last week. In fact, I spent New Year’s Eve there and flew back to Athens on January 1st. Having been to Rome before, I …

Vegan Meal Ideas

This post was last updated on January 28th, 2019 When people find out I’m vegan the first question tends to be: “So what do you eat?!?” This is especially true here in Greece where people cannot imagine having even one meal without meat. Vegetables are the perfect way to add …

Islamic Feminism

This post was last updated on January 29th, 2019 ​I previously wrote about the main arguments some Muslims use against feminism, but let me talk more about Muslim feminists. Some Muslim feminists like to point out that Muslim-majority countries have produced many female heads of state. While I wouldn’t use …

Holiday Wish List

This post was last updated on January 28th, 2019 ​It’s that time of the year again when everyone is preparing for the holiday season. Christmas decorations are everywhere and people are starting to think about gifts to buy for the people in their lives. Even here in Greece, where Easter …