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A Day In The Life Of Reusables

Three of us on the GladRags team took notes during our recent cycles in order to share with you the products that we use personally to care for our periods.

GladRags Gives Back to Raphael House

Buy One, Give One: Period Supplies for Survivors Raphael House of Portland is creating a future free from domestic violence through advocacy, education, and community outreach, and by providing a safe haven from domestic violence. They help survivors transition from shelter into safe housing, and are with them every step of the journey. This month,…Read more

5 Unexpected Reasons I Fell In Love With My Menstrual Cup

To be honest, I didn’t know that I’d fall in love with a menstrual cup. So I suppose this title is deceptive in that the entire love affair with my XO Flo menstrual cup was unexpected. But these are the five things that keep coming up in my mind over and over again, month after…Read more

Giving Back in February

Hey, remember this fun print? Well, guess what…it’s back!!! In 2019, Rainbow Connection had a special goal: we donated a portion of the sales to The Trevor Project, the leading organization for LGBTQ suicide prevention. Now that we’re bringing it back for February, Rainbow Connection will be helping out once again! This time, we’ll be…Read more

It’s Funky, But Not In a Fun Way

At GladRags, we hear it all: the good, the bad, and the funky. From helping our customers navigate their first C-folds, to stain removal, we’re here to guide you through all of the possibilities of menstrual cup usage. Today, we’re going to discuss what happens when your cup no longer has that “new cup smell”…Read more

Giving Back in January

In 2020, thanks to our customers old and new, we were able to do a lot of paying it forward. Now that we’ve kicked off 2021, you best believe that ball is still rolling! This month, we’re setting aside 1% of our web sales to give to New Avenues for Youth. Being able to give…Read more

PHEW

looking back, going forward Seems like pretty much the whole world is ready to run for the hills of 2021, leaving 2020 to smolder in hindsight. It. Was. A. Year. That’s for sure. Not one that could have been anticipated. No business plans that could have forecasted toilet paper shortages and stay at home mandates.…Read more

Cups and Cloth Pads

Cloth pads and menstrual cups are on the same team. They want you to have the most comfortable period possible, without added toxins, chemicals, or trash. So if you’ve been wondering whether you’re a cloth person or a cup person, the truth is, you might be both!

Who is she: Wangari Muta Maathai

Hello? What’s that? It’s time to announce a new Carry Bag Print?! Well grab your Cloth Pads and get ready to stash em because boy do I have the print for you! Everyone please give a warm welcome to our newest print, Wangari! We name our Carry Bags after our favorite inspirational menstruators throughout history,…Read more

How You Helped

In June GladRags ran a Buy One, Give One campaign. For every online purchase that was made of four of our most popular products, like our Cloth Day Pad and our menstrual cup XO Flo, we promised to give the same product to an essential worker in the community. And so we did. Here’s how…Read more