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

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

Ways to Enjoy The Good Book Shop in Jabal Amman

Have you heard of The Good Book Shop? TGBS is part bookstore, outdoor cafe, co-work/study lounge, garden and cultural event venue. With its prime location right off Rainbow Street in downtown Jabal Amman, it is an urban getaway for book and coffee loving locals and expats alike. But, besides the obvious of shopping for books, here … More Ways to Enjoy The Good Book Shop in Jabal Amman

Farmer’s Market Amman – Support Local Farmers & Artisans

Looking for organic local produce and other handmade, artisan items in Amman? Then look no further than the Farmers Market Amman. Every Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm, head down to the market next to The Winemaker (map). At the market, you can find plenty of goodies to support local Jordanian businesses like: locally grown … More Farmer’s Market Amman – Support Local Farmers & Artisans