Getting My Head around Menstrual Cups

This week we have heard from five different people. Reusable Menstrual Products Week 2016 is drawing to a close and maybe it’s about time you heard something from me. So here you go, here is the story of me, Anna, getting my head around menstrual cups and discovering CSP! “So, I remember when I first…

MENsturation

  So this week we have heard from three different women and a wonderful 10 year old girl, but now it’s the gents turn. Here’s Peter from Babi Pur talking about periods and menstrual products from his point of view: “Menstruation isn’t something men usually talk about but do you know what, I think we…

Non Menstrual Bleeding Part Two: Postpartum

Something else people don’t like to talk about is postpartum bleeding. But it happens to everyone who has a baby, be it a vaginal birth or a c-section. It can be very heavy to begin with and can last for up to 6 weeks. Today, we’re hearing from a mum who has experience of using…

Cloth pads

Yesterday, we heard from Lucy, an adult using cloth pads. Today we are hearing from the wonderful Lily, because after all, it’s not just adults that need to use menstrual products: “Cloth pads are period pads that are reusable, so you just wash them in a washing machine and dry them on the washing line….

I love Cloth Pads

The lovely Lucy from The Pie Patch  is telling us today about how much she loves cloth pads! If you also love cloth pads, or maybe your unsure about cloth pads, in fact, whatever your stance on cloth pads is, this is a fab read: “I love cloth pads. No, really. I mean I LUUUURVE them….

Sea Sponge Tampons and Me

We’ve got a guest blog post here from the lovely Victoria talking to you all about Sea Sponges and her… “I first heard about sea sponges as a menstrual product in a conversation about having sex when bleeding. Something that you can use during sex! What a bloody revelation! (…..Sorry) While I was in love…