Tag: menopause


What The Actual F*** Is Perimenopause?

You know how you go your whole life never hearing a word, and then maybe you read the word “panoply” in a book, and all of a sudden you’re hearing “panoply” in songs, and in the muffled conversations between particularly eloquent passersby, and it’s like all of a sudden the word “panoply” was just born?…Read more

Period Pieces: Getting to Know Your Flowers

Welcome to Period Pieces, our journey through the bizarre and beautiful cultural history of menstruation. Inspired by #throwbackthursday, we serve up our favorite ads, images, and factoids about periods throughout the ages. Menstruation throughout history has always fascinated me, in part because it’s kind of a mystery to us now. Since most history was recorded…Read more