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  • How to Raise Period Positive Kids

    Body image, sexuality, strength in the face of societal and peer pressure. Raising kids is a tough job. Add the daunting task of fighting against the menstruation taboo to your #parentinggoals and…

  • Endometriosis: a zine by Dana Kearley

    My name is Dana Kearley — I am an artist and illustrator based in Vancouver, BC. My artwork is a visceral response to personal life, being a woman, and my endless conflict…

  • 5 Tips to Release Period Shame

    Half of the population will likely experience a period at some point in their life. So, why then, is menstruation shrouded in secrecy, embarrassment, and shame? Period shaming is not a new…

  • Janet Kimmel and family

    My 20-year Relationship with Endometriosis

    This is a guest blog post by Janet Kimmel, personal trainer, and founder of  Hypopressives Vancouver. It was in my early twenties during my final year of university that I started having…

  • Scent-Free, Chemical-Free and Sustainable

    Our most recent guest post was written by Katie, who has severe multiple chemical sensitivities and mast cell activation syndrome. Katie is unable to use traditional disposable menstrual products because the fragrances,…

  • A history of pretty.

    Reposted with gratitude from Textile Artist Amy Meissner‘s blog, Spontaneous Combustion. Featured Image: “Girl Story 2: How it could be.” Cotton, silk organza overlay, vintage domestic linens, ink, hand embroidered, hand quilted,…

  • 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…