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Featured, Spotlights

Spotlight: Tracy Puhl on Eco-Friendly Alternatives and Happier Periods with GladRags

Spotlight: Tracy Puhl on Eco-Friendly Alternatives and Happier Periods with GladRags

Contrary to what we’re led to believe, there are actually other options for your period needs besides tampons and pads that are more comfortable, cheaper, healthier and eco-friendly. GladRags makes it their mission to bring you all of those alternatives in one convenient place while promoting period positivity. Say what? [...]

by × September 25, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Body, Featured, Issues, Self, Social

Would You Like a Breast Bra to Match Your Vagina Panties?

Would You Like a Breast Bra to Match Your Vagina Panties?

Being the women’s parts and period nerd that I am, seeing these female reproductive system panties floating around the intertubes made my uterus-shaped heart skip a beat. Now that I know there’s a breast bra to match?  I will take 7 pairs, please! Sadly, none of us will be receiving [...]

by × July 29, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Featured, Issues, Self

Week 4, Day 25: Headaches, Near-Misses and Eating the Chocolate Elephant

Week 4, Day 25: Headaches, Near-Misses and Eating the Chocolate Elephant

Welcome once again to The Periodical where I chronicle living life in ladyhood. If you’re not sure how you got here or why I’m slinging so much period talk you may want to start with my first couple of posts: Period Pants and Feeling the Fire and Embracing the Feisty. Today [...]

by × July 3, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Featured, Issues, Self, Social, Spotlights

Spotlight: Molly Hayward On Cora, Crowdfunding and Her Global Mission for Period Empowerment

Spotlight: Molly Hayward On Cora, Crowdfunding and Her Global Mission for Period Empowerment

This week’s Spotlight is a fierce combination of entrepreneur, human rights activist, women’s rights advocate, determined go-getter and fearless leader. As Founder and CEO of Cora, a new period product subscription service, Molly Hayward demonstrates not only how to grow a business from the seed of a brilliant idea, but [...]

by × June 26, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Featured, Issues, Self

Tween Fakes Period, Gets Righteous ‘First Moon Party’ in Hilarious New Hello Flo Ad

Tween Fakes Period, Gets Righteous ‘First Moon Party’ in Hilarious New Hello Flo Ad

Hello Flo is back with another hilarious menstrual marketing ad-spot. “First Moon Party” is the sequel to last year’s brilliant and funny “Camp Gyno,” which I was sad I couldn’t write about because Salted was still in the womb. What can I say, I’m a sucker for period humor! And maybe [...]

by × June 19, 2014 × 0 comments

Featured, Issues, Saltie Shakers, Social

Brilliant New Subscription Box Brings ‘Month-for-Month’ Feminine Products to Girls In Need

Brilliant New Subscription Box Brings ‘Month-for-Month’ Feminine Products to Girls In Need

What if the tampons, pads, and pantyliners you purchased every month automatically provided free supplies to a girl living in a developing country so she can stay in school, play with her friends, and be proud of her womanhood?

by × June 4, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Self

Feeling the Fire and Embracing the Feisty

Feeling the Fire and Embracing the Feisty

Welcome to my period column tentatively titled The Periodical where I muse about living life riding the waves of the female menstrual cycle. Because contrary to popular belief, it’s NOT only about PMS. Grab your period pants and let’s get started. They say hell hath no fury like a woman [...]

by × June 1, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Mind

Period Pants: Welcome to My Column About Menstrual Musings and Living Life in Ladyhood

Period Pants: Welcome to My Column About Menstrual Musings and Living Life in Ladyhood

Which came first: the cycle or the egg? I have to be honest. The times I most feel like writing about the menstrual cycle is when I’m about to get it. Hey, where are you going? Come on, come back! I need your help. Nothing “icky,” I PROMISE. So I’ve [...]

by × May 9, 2014 × 1 comment