Volunteer to support refugees in Amman with Collateral Repair Project

Would you consider rowing 3000 miles across the Atlantic, from the Canary Islands to Antigua, braving storms, sea-sickness, and sleep deprivation, to support a cause? That’s what Robert Hamilton will be doing in 2020, to raise money for Collateral Repair Project. What makes CRP worth it? CRP is a grassroots organization that supports urban refugees … More Volunteer to support refugees in Amman with Collateral Repair Project

Amman’s Coffee Lovers Need to Check Out Bunni Coffee Roasters

Bunni Coffee Roasters recently opened in Jabal Al-Weibdeh and is a British-Jordanian specialty coffee venture. The business seeks to supply coffee shops and restaurants with the services and products needed to serve quality coffee. Don’t worry though if you’re not a business, you can still go to have a cuppa as there is a small … More Amman’s Coffee Lovers Need to Check Out Bunni Coffee Roasters

Buy Local Jordanian Grains, Honey & More – Camel the Healthy Basket

I always like to highlight Jordanian grassroots businesses, and recently I came across a new one called “Camel the Healthy Basket”. Camel is a newly established Jordanian brand that aims to deliver the best local and healthy products to the hands of the community from their local producers. Camel the Healthy Basket was founded by … More Buy Local Jordanian Grains, Honey & More – Camel the Healthy Basket

Vegan Knafeh Recipe & Where to Buy the Ingredients in Amman

Knafeh/Kunafa/Kanafeh, originally from Nablus, Palestine, is probably one of the most iconic desserts in Jordan. The most famous place to get a gooey slice of this sugary and cheesy sweet is at Habibah Sweets in downtown Amman. However, if you’re lactose-intolerant or vegan, then you’ve probably never tried it, though you’ve most likely been tempted. … More Vegan Knafeh Recipe & Where to Buy the Ingredients in Amman

Map of Vegan-Friendly Restaurants & Supermarkets in Amman نباتي الاردن

The other day I came across a very helpful map that shows restaurants, shops, and supermarkets that are particularly vegan-friendly (صديقة للنباتيين). Unfortunately, there is still nowhere in Amman that is 100% vegan (للنباتيين), but it’s great to see establishments popping up that care to include vegan options on the menu and in their product … More Map of Vegan-Friendly Restaurants & Supermarkets in Amman نباتي الاردن

From Glass Bottle to Upcycled Art Work – T Bottle

If you follow my blog then you’re bound to know that I love to talk about how to recycle in Amman and related to that, ways local businesses are upcycling items that most people consider “trash”. Because of this, I was very pleased to come across another grassroots organization in Jordan that is finding a … More From Glass Bottle to Upcycled Art Work – T Bottle