Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

Throughout my life, I’ve been teased by other women for using pads instead of tampons. But I’ve since learned that using pads is fairly common for women. Alternative period products are gaining traction, but it’ll be a long and slow change.

My days are spent observing my 10-month-old baby. Here’s what I’ve learned.

Babies suck everything

I have always struggled with dark circles under my eyes. Here’s what I didn’t realize.

I learned a lot when I looked into the ideas behind certain beauty products

I was scared to try the menstrual cup. But it changed everything.

Here are four reasons I prefer it to tampons and pads