Women’s Health

This is going to be a brief post, because frankly the fact that anyone’s even talking about this at all is sort of ridiculous. BUT I haven’t come across ONE SINGLE ARTICLE–even from the most reputable new sources–that accurately explains the post baby “mommy tummy” that most new moms will certainly have just a day […]

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I’ve had a relatively easy pregnancy so far–no terrible morning sickness, not too many body aches. But as I’m nearing the end, I’m finally beginning to understand why many women are willing to do just about anything to get labor started in those last few weeks. Anybody else in their third trimester and feeling like […]

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Pregnancy has pretty much confirmed for me that my hormones are the source of all my acne and canker sore woes. Since I hit about 16 weeks pregnant (I’m 7 months now!), my skin has been effortlessly perfect, and I can eat jars full of peanut butter without a single canker sore. The only reasons […]

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Although I’m a big advocated for wearing minimal or no makeup on a day to day basis, sometimes you just need the added confidence and mood lift that a little bit of beauty in a box can give you. Unfortunately, simple, natural makeup can be hard to come by. Many cosmetics contain ingredients that are […]

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Yesterday I wrote about how to have a natural childbirth. Today, I want to look at the benefits of natural childbirth and explain why it’s something I care about. For the purposes of this post, I’m defining natural childbirth as drug-free childbirth. There are many other things that define a natural childbirth (things like being […]

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My husband and I have recently decided we’d like to start trying to have a baby, and sure enough, here I am in my first trimester. Being the research-junkie that I am, I have already set about finding any resource I can on how to have a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby. About a year […]

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Well, if you didn’t think I was hippy-dippy before, you will once you hear about my Diva Cup. Gentlemen, unless you’re a glutton for punishment I suggest you skip this post–it’s about to get reaaalll feminine. So, as I wrote a week ago, I recently went off the Pill, which so far I’m very happy […]

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I’ve decided to go off the birth control pill.  Again. I’ve made this decision countless times. Every time I go on a particular pill I generally end up wanting to go off of it within a year or so. Why? The Side Effects–I won’t get too detailed here. If you’re a woman who’s been on […]

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