Things to Consider Before Dyeing Your Hair

Things to Consider Before Dyeing Your Hair

For the most part, I try to keep this space positive and uplifting and shy away from negative reviews. I’m breaking my rule today to share a recent negative experience involving my hair. Hoping my experience can save one of you from a bad (and possibly damaging dye job). To…

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Wholesome Beginnings to a New Year

Wholesome Beginnings to a New Year

Over the last few years I’ve made an effort to feed my family healthier homemade meals, read nutrition labels, and really become aware of what we are putting in our bodies. One area that I’ve slacked on though is paying better attention to what we put on our bodies. This year one…

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Neem & Coconut: Summer Hair Oils

Neem & Coconut: Summer Hair Oils

I’ve been using oil in my hair for as long as I can remember. When we were kids my mom had a weekly ritual of slathering our hair with coconut or almond oil depending on the season every Sunday night. Of course this meant we went to school with greasy…

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Giveaway: Get Some Spring in Your Step!

Giveaway: Get Some Spring in Your Step!

Even though I’ve seen reports of freak snow and hail storms in some parts of Canada, and we’ve even had some unexpected showers in Surrey, it really is starting to feel like spring is really here! In fact, yesterday I even did my annual un-boxing of my spring/summer clothes, and…

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So This Happened Yesterday…

So This Happened Yesterday…

If you’ve been following the Pink Chai blog for a while, you may already know that I’m kind of obsessed with long hair. I have a specific routine that I use to straighten my hair once a week, a store bought oil I love, and also a homemade amla oil…

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Super Moisture Mask for Hair

Super Moisture Mask for Hair

Without a doubt my favourite part of writing  a blog and being connected on social media is all the amazing people I get to ‘meet’ online. One of those awesome online connections is the girls behind The Desi Dossier; Kayenat and Nigar. {Completely unrelated, I would trade names with Kayenat in…

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