Coming off the pill – a real story

October 17th, 2017 | no comments

Over the years I’ve shared my experiences with coming off the pill for health reasons and transitioning to using factor to manage my periods. I haven’t come back to this topic in a while, and it’d be easy to think because I haven’t mentioned it…

Your body always knows

September 10th, 2017 | 4 comments

Your body always knows. Remember the last time you saw a band with your friends – the lightness and joy you felt dancing to the music. It wasn’t just an emotional reaction. Now recall  the last time you met someone you ended up not getting…

We’re all just stories in the end

July 27th, 2017 | no comments

Yesterday, I temporarily broke up with social media. All those apps got deleted from my phone, and I’m making friends with a new one (QualityTime, which you’ll be unsurprised to hear is helping me focus on what is in front of me by restricting access…

I could never…

April 19th, 2017 | no comments

  Have you ever looked out in the world at something, an activity, and thought, “that looks kinda cool, but I could NEVER do that!”. You satisfied yourself by watching from the sidelines, or doing something that is a little step on the way to…

You use a what for your periods?

February 22nd, 2017 | 4 comments

Today’s post is all about menstrual products – pads, tampons and menstrual cups. As a woman with a bleeding disorder, I’ve had more than a few experiences with menstrual products. I’ve been wanting to share my experience with my menstrual cup with everyone for a…

How to get what you want

September 12th, 2016 | 2 comments

Life can really suck when you’re in a situation where you need to make a change, but you need someone else’s cooperation, and they’re resistant. (I was going to word that more professional-like, but y’know what, it just sucks!). I’ve encountered this before many times…

The simplest way to change a life

August 30th, 2016 | no comments

The simplest way you can change your life or that of someone around you? The simple act of talking, sharing your story and experience, of taking what has happened to you and making something good from it, that will do the trick. I know, because…

The dark side of healing

March 16th, 2016 | 1 comment

A bit over a year ago, I came off the contraceptive pill – not because I’ve been trying to get pregnant, but because my health was at risk (I shared a lot more about that in a video a little while ago, I’d recommend taking…