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

I’ve long had a phobia of speaking on the telephone, partly because I dislike not being able to see the person on the other end. So theoretically, video calls should be less nerve-wracking. As it turns out, I still struggle with social phobia even when I can see the other person (or, even worse, multiple people). I suppose I’m just as likely to fear being judged or embarrassing myself in front of others, but now with the added bonus of visuals.

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