On wanting to be thinner

October 12, 2011 in Latest, Life


Irina reflects on health, body image and watching her daughter become a young woman.

Temporary Tattoo – What Not To Do

September 15, 2011 in Latest, Life


It might look like a bit of harmless fun, but a temporary tattoo can lead to permanent scarring. Irina explains.

Janna, an Introduction, Part II – Fewer Words, More Pics

October 16, 2010 in Latest, Life


After all, a picture speaks a thousand words.

Janna: Introduction

October 13, 2010 in Life


She was born 12 years ago on a chilly and dark night, premature and suffering from hypoxia due to partial placenta detachment. It was 3.15 am, 28 September, and soon [...]