Sportswomen don’t want to be held back by their periods. The monthly reality of cramps and low energy is something we all have to contend with, but sanitary disposal is one worry we can do … Continue reading The win’s in the bag
Teacher Lucy Lock shares her period experiences, including how to smuggle a bullet-shaped tampon past Egyptian airport security… I got my first period when I was on holiday with my newly divorced father and younger … Continue reading I need a tampon in my pocket
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
The menstrual cycle is a normal healthy part of a woman’s life, right? Not according to some vegan health bloggers who have a somewhat different perspective. They’ve claimed that periods are caused by a ‘toxic diet’, causing … Continue reading Scandal of the ‘toxic’ period
Women don’t often talk about their periods. There’s still a fair bit of awkwardness about the topic, even amongst feisty, fearless types. But Martha Silcott, aka the Period Whisperer, has found that actually, women are … Continue reading Meet the Period Whisperer
Just as women finally get comfortable, hygienic sanitary protection, we find something else to worry about: is it environmentally friendly? When it comes to saving the planet, should you choose organic cotton tampons or a … Continue reading How green is your period?
As a conversation starter, it’s quite a blunt question: “are you a flusher or a binner?”. But these strangers were happy to shed some light on what goes on behind the bathroom door, revealing their … Continue reading Flusher or binner? We go on the streets to find out
When sharing pictures of FabLittleBag in action, some of our followers queried why we were showing a clean tampon. Surely the whole point was to dispose of a used one? Unsure of whether the world … Continue reading There will be bloodshed. Unless it’s censored.
We’ve come across some really fab stuff themed around the humble period and also some items that are pretty, well… judge for yourself… 1. Uterus Earrings Cute enough to wear at any time of the month … Continue reading Top 10 Bizarre Periods-Themed Merchandise