A homemaker and mom of two adorable kids, with a master's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the American University in Cairo, Chef May is a passionate self-taught chef, food consultant and stylist. She decided to follow her lifelong dream of working in the culinary field and cooks her heart off! She polished her skills through travel, which helped expand her pallet and introduce her to different kitchens and cuisines from around the globe. She started her career blogging about food, and has since been appointed consultant chef for Gourmet Egypt (the upscale supermarket chain), teaches unique cooking classes for celebrities, and is an influential media personality. Chef May Yacoubi is Palestinian/Egyptian.