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TEN things i wish i'd known about my periods from Day 1

I got my first period when I was 13 (I think?).  I can remember seeing some blood on my sheets one morning and bundling them up, as if to hide them.  1,280 more words


Distorted body image and puberty after childhood sexual abuse

I was 9 when I got my first period. I knew what it meant—I could get pregnant. What I didn’t know is exactly how you got pregnant and if… 492 more words


The early homes of the Shatswells

The oldest section of the Tuttle – Lord – Shatswell house at 88 High Street in Ipswich is said to have been built before 1690 as the home of John Shatswell, who came to join the Ipswich settlement in 1633 with his wife and four children. 1,821 more words

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Thomas Dennis, legendary Ipswich joiner

In 1937, Irving P. Lyon published a series of six articles about Thomas Dennis, joiner of Ipswich, analyzing numerous articles of furniture and family documents. The furniture of Thomas Dennis took on the status of historic treasure, and over time more pieces were attributed to him than he could have produced in his lifetime. 724 more words


LIFE CYCLE - The age you started your periods is telling you something important about how long you’ll live

A new study of 16,000 women has come up with a surprising result – REMEMBER the age you were when you had your first period?  It turns out that information could tell you something very important about how long you are likely to live.   236 more words


"Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret"

Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret (Yearling, 1970)

Written by American children and young adult author Judy Blume, Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret was a young adult novel. 115 more words


Sanitary Owl: Service Review

The other day I saw an advert on Facebook for a company called Sanitary Owl. I love owls and puns, so I was immediately drawn to the advert and I really liked what I found! 426 more words