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Tampon and The Diva Cup: Which is Really Better?

The days of the pad versus the tampon debate are long behind us. Period innovation has come up with some great new products, from a device that promises to magically dissolve cramps to menstrual cups. 884 more words


#ThirtyTrinkets Day 16


Welcome to another cool morning and a freezing classroom that gave my feet frostbite. Well, almost.

In anticipation of a big day tomo, (bestie visiting me) I used Google extensively to scout out all I can do in this city. 323 more words

If Only We Could Trade Places

As a woman who has a period, I find it hard not to talk about menstruation regularly. I mean, for seven days every month my body feels foreign to me, and my emotions seem to defy the laws of cause and effect. 764 more words

Feminist Friday

Hormones & Fertility

I have shortly written about Shark Week before, (and this week in the context of starting testosterone), but did so in a setting where imagining a shark-week-free life still seemed like a remote dream. 309 more words


Shark Week & T

This is really part two of my previous post, Five Days on T. It´s also a very specific subject that I have not seen a lot of people write about. 419 more words



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Lemon Balm is called Melissa officinalis, meaning its real name is Melissa.  Officinalis means all varieties of Lemon Balm can be used.  1,051 more words

Herbal Garden

Let's Break This Taboo. Period.

Menstruating is a normal and natural process that happens to 50% of the population. Yet many peoples, cultures, and countries consider it a subject to be avoided, stigmatized, and made taboo. 292 more words

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