New research from Anglian Water and FabLittleBag with Mumsnet users reveals a surprising range of attitudes and experiences about how women handle their periods. The respondents were asked to sum up how they felt … Continue reading Just 6% of women feel positive about their periods
Charlie Ross of the Offset Warehouse is our next guest in the Fab 5 Minutes series, sharing her business secrets and the story behind her ethical fashion textiles business with FabLittleBag’s Martha Silcott. Mansplaining and … Continue reading Fab 5 Minutes with Charlie Ross
There’s been a global outbreak of monster fatbergs recently. If you’re lucky enough not to know what a fatberg is, I’m afraid I’m about to shatter your innocence. A fatberg is a sewer blockage formed … Continue reading Fighting a 130 Tonne Fatberg with an Ounce of Prevention
It’s not often you get four fab inspirational women in the same room, spinning paint and sharing period stories. This week we met with adventurer Anna McNuff, yoga queen Shona Vertue, Telegraph columnist Bryony … Continue reading What Barry the Octopus can teach us about periods
For many, poverty is a word associated with faraway places. And girls missing school when they’re menstruating seems like something that belongs in another era altogether. But even in affluent nations, some schoolgirls can’t afford … Continue reading The hidden crisis of period poverty
Brace yourself! A fatberg is a sewer blockage made up of cooking oil, tampons, condoms, wipes and other items that should never be flushed in the first place. All these items are small enough … Continue reading What is a fatberg?
‘Scuse us asking, but are you a flusher or a binner? When it comes to disposing of tampons or pads, we tend to be pretty private. So it can be a surprise to find … Continue reading Which one are you?
Welcome! Let’s hear it from Martha Silcott, inventor and CEO of FabLittleBag… Now here’s a Fab 5 Minutes with Martha interviewing the COO of FabLittleBag, Penny Maystone, finding out what makes her tick! Now it’s … Continue reading The Fab 5 Minutes starts here!
The tragic lament of a tampon contemplating her fate… Thank goodness for le petit sac fabuleux. Flushing tampons blocks sewers, which overflow into rivers and make tampons feel very very sad. Instead, save their souls … Continue reading Je Suis Un Tampon