I Stopped Using Shampoo: 3 Month Update

One day around the end of August I stopped using shampoo and conditioner. I have no idea what compelled me other than curiosity. I wish I could say my intentions were more noble than that just to sound a bit cooler. It’s been just over three months. About a month ago, it seemed that my  ..read more


One whole year with you has sometimes felt like we have been speeding through the days,  scenes from weeks and months blurring our vision and memories all together. It could be the sleep deprivation or it could be the way you are always looking, climbing, exploring, investigating and I feel that I am racing behind  ..read more

Find Your Home

There was this insignificant, significant moment for me around 6 months into my first year in England. I think when you’re settling as an expat, the transition is full of insignificant, significant moments. It was only a walk. I was living in Liverpool. I had a hair appointment in the city centre and had to  ..read more

I Stopped Using Shampoo

I haven’t washed my hair with shampoo or conditioner in two and a half weeks. ….. I know. I know what images must be running through your mind and the look that is currently on your face.  I made the mistake of telling a couple of people in person and saw how they  tried to  ..read more

Tuesdays with The Duke

Since The Duchess started preschool, I have dedicated afternoons with The Duke every Tuesday and Thursday. Those afternoons have filled me in equal parts with guilt and joy. The joy comes from this uninterrupted one-on-one time I get to have with him – something I’ve rarely been able to do since he was born ten  ..read more