Disclaimer: this is a straight-forward, blunt, personal perspective about women and periods. If you’re squeamish about these things I encourage you to get over it and read it anyway. Looking forward to respectful and thoughtful, contributing comments. Let’s talk about this and take away the stigma of menstruation.
Ladies, do you remember the circumstances of your first period?
What about you men, do you remember when your sisters started…? Or your daughters?
I don’t remember much, other than the usual sentiments of discomfort, anxiety about leaks, and how unfair it was to have to go through this crap for the next 40+ years.
Continue reading “Women’s bodies, sexuality and the stigma of menstruation”
I recently downloaded an app to track my cycles. I used to do this on a small paper calendar but I like the convenience of the app in my phone.
Here’s the part I enjoy the most:
Logging my moods.
But me being me I have complaints about this. 😛 Continue reading “Tracking apps: who is using them and are they any good?”
It’s been a while since I’ve found noteworthy material to post here on a Saturday. Well, I’m back with two really good ones, this time. And I added some link-love. ❤ Continue reading “Reading and Reflecting: 11th edition”
Omg I had a morning today I rather I didn’t…
It must be Friday. Or Monday. Or any school day… 🙄
If you consider yourself a squeamish person, stop reading now because I’ll tell you things you can’t unsee in this rant. But such is life for us women; just another issue we have no choice but to deal with.
Continue reading “Taking a moment to calm down”