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Girls and Teens

  • Making Period Education Cool Again

    Cool project alert! We are working with Kristen Lilla and Christian Hoeger, two badass sex educators from Nebraska who are working on a touch-and-feel pop-up book to normalize menstruation and bodies to…

  • Thoughts from a Mother to a Moon Maiden

    In my previous post, I shared about the advent of my daughter’s first period, how it was celebrated and touched those around her. As part of an oceanside circle where her Godmothers…

  • A Magical First Period

    I don’t know about you, but my first period was not awesome, probably made worse by the fact that I had so eagerly anticipated it. The short story: following 3 days of…

  • Hello Flo’s Unhappy Period Party

    Monthly subscription period providers Hello Flo have done it again, creating yet another provocative and hilarious video about menarche, the sequel to last summer’s hit “Camp Gyno“. For all of its gumption…

  • My Autistic Daughter has Period Independence

    Over the years, we’ve received a number of messages from autistic customers — and from the parents of autistic kids and teens, too — telling us that Lunapads are more comfortable and…

  • I Met My Hero: Tavi Gevinson of Rookie Magazine

    Guest Post by Alysha Seriani A few weekends ago, I met my personal hero: Tavi Gevinson. Blogger, actor, style icon, feminist, model, singer, and founding editor‐in‐chief of RookieMag.com — the ultimate media…

  • Motherhood, menstruation and men

    I had always planned on having kids and feel very blessed to have 2 wonderful boys. As much as I would have loved to share the whole ‘first period experience’ with a…

  • Hannah’s First Period Story

    What’s your first period story? Tell us in a comment below! The following post is part of the My 1st Period Story Blog Hop hosted by Eco-Crazy Mom and Lunapads retailers Be Prepared…