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The Menstrual Cup – in review (thanks Ava)

The Menstrual Cup – in review (thanks Ava)

Many years ago, when I still managed health stores, the first menstrual cups came into the market. I was admittedly quite intrigued, however the price was astronomical. So I filled the thought away and continued as I had for years. Better choices in tampons. Thankfully […]

Part one of a long hard painful struggle.

Part one of a long hard painful struggle.

The last year I have been having an increasingly hard time coping with the pain of my periods. I have always had painful periods and thought that my aging, body post two-ceasarians was simply letting me down more than usual. The truth will set you […]

Have you struggled to return to work after a baby?

Have you struggled to return to work after a baby?

Calling all ex-stay-at-home-moms. Tonight I was taking some time out and watching a series I have really come to enjoy. Younger. It has amused, entertained and delighted me on many occasions. However tonight something really hit home for me about the entire overarching storyline. Liza […]

The Bold Type: Women Keeping It Real

The Bold Type: Women Keeping It Real

I was looking for something new to watch. The show’s poster caught my eye. That, plus because I loved the write-up and because of one of my best friends blog is called The Boldest Type I watched it. Must have been a sign, because I […]