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Period Traveling

What To Do With Your Period When Traveling

On Jan 4th 2018, one of the biggest snow storm hit the east coast.   I was on my way to get to JFK from Tokyo, only to find out that JFK got close...
Caring For Your Vaginal Health

Caring For Your Vaginal Health

You’ve heard it before, and you’ll hear it again, make sure you’re taking care of “down there”, the “cave”, your “ladybits” (if that’s your preferred term), your “va-jay-jay”. Your vagina. Take care of it/her/them.
Are you considering purchasing a menstrual cup? FREE: The Ultimate Menstrual Cup Buyers Guide

Are you considering purchasing a menstrual cup? FREE: The Ultimate Menstrual Cup Buyers Guide

Are you considering purchasing a menstrual cup? FREE: The Ultimate Menstrual Cup Buyers Guide
Why Menstrual Cups Are Better For Your Body Then Tampons

Why Menstrual Cups Are Better For Your Body Then Tampons

When many are asked if they know what the tampons they are wearing have been manufactured from, some guess cotton but most folks simply do not know.  Unfortunately, the majority of tampons are NOT made of only cotton or organic material. Are you wondering if there is a better way yet?
Are Menstrual Cups Safe to Use?

Are Menstrual Cups Safe to Use?

It is normal to feel cautious whenever we try something new – especially if it’s something we are using in our bodies.   Menstrual cups are very safe to use as it is worn inside the vagina during menstruation.  Unlike tampons and pads which absorb your menstrual fluids, a menstrual cup collects the fluid.  
Menstrual Cups - What is it like to wear one?

Menstrual Cups - What is it like to wear one?

Menstrual cups are the preferred method for that time of the month for many of us and the reasons vary from being environmentally friendly to the security of knowing you won’t have an accident. But what does it FEEL like? Great question!
Menstrual Cups Equal Monthly Zen Moments

Menstrual Cups Equal Monthly Zen Moments

Menstrual cups are definitely shining in the spotlight these days.  Menstrual cups have been around for years but now they’re being used more than ever – and for good reason too.  Menstrual cups are safely crafted of medicinal quality silicone and easy to use. Plus they may be used over and over for several years which makes them much more ecofriendly and cost effective than tampons or menstrual pads. 
How To Choose A Safe Menstrual Cup

How To Choose A Safe Menstrual Cup

Thinking of buying a menstrual cup? Before you buy one, there are a few things to consider so that your menstrual cup choice is a safe one and works for you.
Menstrual Cups: Five Unexpected Benefits When You Make The Switch

Menstrual Cups: Five Unexpected Benefits When You Make The Switch

When I first made the switch to cloth pads it was enlightening. When I embraced my first menstrual cup I was forever changed.
How To: Picking The Right Menstrual Cup for You

How To: Picking The Right Menstrual Cup for You

Having a hard time figuring out which menstrual cup is right for you? 

  • Check out YouTube! There are tons of YouTube vloggers out there with tons of reviews available to help you pick the cup that is right for you. Don't take the advice from only one vlogger - make sure to check out multiple reviews and comparisons, and keep in mind what works great for one person might not work well for another - every body is different.
Period Cravings: Satisfy the Cravings with these Alternatives!

Period Cravings: Satisfy the Cravings with these Alternatives!

When our periods hit we’re often craving chocolaty, sweet, bad-for-you treats. Sometimes, we have cravings for salty, fried, or fatty foods as well.
Is It Safe To Use A Menstrual Cup When You Have A Yeast Infection?

Is It Safe To Use A Menstrual Cup When You Have A Yeast Infection?

The dreaded yeast infection - we feel ya! It's the WORST! Even scarier? What if you're dealing with yeast infection AND your period at the same time. [cue tears of frustration] Can you wear a menstrual cup?