Category: menstruation

  • UK Sex Education: Why are we so afraid to talk to Children about Sex?

    Since the declaration that sex education will be cut from the UK school curriculum (it will no longer be mandatory to teach sex ed. Source: I’ve been concerned as to where the younger generation are getting their information. Although Nicky Morgan is planning to scrap compulsory sex education from the UK school curriculum, the […]

  • The Cloth Pad Revolution

    Content warning – menstruation and blood.  Instagram: rupikaur Yep, you’ve guessed it – it’s that time of the month again. AND, the lack of conversation surrounding periods is still frustrating me. I mentioned how much I love to discuss my period to my dad (yep, my cisgender father who winced at the thought) and my […]

  • My first time

    On top of all the ways females are endlessly scrutinised, there is an unspeakable, biological impact that has left stains on covers, is soaked up and flushed down toilets. You’ve guessed it – periods! Why do we avoid talking about periods?! The only thing I knew about my period was that sometime, someday, blood would […]