Skin Deep and Under

Skin Deep and Under

A couple of weeks ago we talked about aging and wrinkles. How advertising and media makes it out to be a severe unnatural condition that must at al...

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Rethinking Aspirations

Rethinking Aspirations

We’ve all seen countless ads on television with sad women with blemished skin being shunned from social events or unable to leave the house because...

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Days that celebrate special relationships tend to be chock full of rituals that primarily benefit greeting card companies and gift shops. That it's...

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Some ruminations on trees

Some ruminations on trees

Sometimes in an urban person’s day, the nicest thing that can happen to one is to pass under some magnificent old trees with vast and shady canopie...

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Getting your greens

Getting your greens

Today’s blog was hoping to be back in the world of free movement. But none of us are really that surprised that we’re still in lockdown. As COVID-1...

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Connecting

Connecting

By now, if you’re not slowly descending into madness and reposting surreal quotes on Instagram while unwashed dishes pile up in the sink, then it's...

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Walking to Health

Walking to Health

At 6.30 am you open one eye. It's quiet enough to hear a variety of birds in the trees in your neighborhood. There are no vehicle sounds. And then ...

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Stay Safe. Stay Grounded.

Stay Safe. Stay Grounded.

When you’re stuck at home and you're trying to work and it's surreal because your old college mate in Nairobi and the cousin in New York are both ...

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The bugbear called Skincare

The bugbear called Skincare

...And how to get it right. On account of genes and such, I had plenty of resilient skin, dark enough to manage the tropical heat and both humid an...

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