I have a super exciting trip coming up! I have the opportunity to present at the biennial conference of the International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology taking place in Melbourne in October. As I have never been to this corner of the world, I am taking the opportunity to take on a bit more adventure. This … More Upcoming Aussie (et al) adventure!
My zero-waste journey took an interesting turn lately – one which may make some rather uncomfortable. So to get you in the mood to discuss poop, here is Amy Schumer. There. Now that you are thinking about your fudge-machine, let’s think about one of the rarely questioned aspects of modern life: the roll of toilet … More Zero-waste adventures in the toilet
I recently shared some of my top picks for travel-friendly makeup. Many of the products are also natural(ish) or organic, but unfortunately, a lot of them are super pricy! As I am travelling for most of October, I thought I would share the splurge vs save version of what ended up in my makeup kit. … More Splurge or save: Travel makeup kit
Yet another move. Leaving Stockholm. Again. As excited as I am for the next chapter – upcoming adventures and London life – it is hard to leave a place that I love. The silver lining of leaving is that the moment of leaving creates a poignant opportunity to reflect on the moments I have had … More The good in goodbye: Tack så mycket
My bestie & her partner are embarking on a year (+) travel adventure, and I couldn’t be more excited for them! She DEFINITELY didn’t ask me to do this, but I decided that I would take it upon myself to create an ultimate, minimalist travel makeup & skin care kit! As you know, developing the … More Travel-friendly makeup
I was the biggest bookworm when I was a kid. I remember staying up all night reading, listening for the step on the staircase the creaked to alert me that my parents were coming to check that I was asleep. But I consumed books like air. I wish I had pictures of the old tiny … More Read good books
My life as of late has been very nomadic, as I have once again moved countries, but this particular move was made me really think about the physical objects I own. Consequently, I have become totally engrossed with the minimalist movement, the zero-waste advocates, and the plastic-free folks. I realize these are three separate “movements” … More Minimalist, zero-waste, & plastic-free
Midsummer is the official start of the Swedish summer holidays, and for months, I was hearing about all the wonderful traditions that mark this holiday. Imagine my delight when one of my wonderful coworkers invited me and another coworker up to her stuga (cottage/summer house) to celebrate a traditional Swedish midsummer with her family. Travel troubles … More A magical Swedish midsummer
I am writing this from my bed, because when I sit still, my legs don’t ache. I periodically hobble to the kitchen like a 120-year-old lady suffering from severe arthritis, which is the proof that I, in fact, finished the hardest race I have ever attempted yesterday. Physically grueling and mentally tough. I figured I … More EcoTrail Stockholm: Race review
This post may raise a few eyebrows and ruffle a few feathers. Warning, things like BREASTS, PERIODS, and MASTURBATION are discussed, so get out now if you just don’t want to know. This post is a long rant this one simple and shocking fact. That A lady touching herself is still taboo! I think our … More Ladies of the world: Touch yourself!