This story begins with me, 16 and sexually active. Fed up of pregnancy scares, the pull out method and condoms, I decided it was time to go on some form of contraception. Contraception is a minefield and at 16, I wasn’t that informed. My knowledge consisted of horror stories, of girls getting fat on the… Continue reading Is it me, or is it Microgynon?
This is a post that I wrote almost three years ago now in support of the No More Page 3 campaign in 2015. I totally forgot about it until I came across this inspirational woman on ITV’s This Morning. Chidera Eggerue embraces her natural, saggy breasts in an interview and explains how she learnt to… Continue reading For the love of boobs
For every dollar a man earns, a woman earns 70 cents and for every 3 orgasms a man has, a woman has just 1. I’m talking about The Orgasm Gap. The Orgasm Gap is a massive social problem affecting the majority of women, yet many of us have never even heard of it. Statistically there… Continue reading The Orgasm Gap
Leos are best in bed. Is there a name for someone who relentlessly obsesses over star signs despite knowing that there is not one smidge of factual evidence in their favour? Because I am that gal. It’s bad. To the extent that I have been known to say ‘I could never date him he’s a… Continue reading What are you like in bed according to your Star Sign?
When it comes to life and love and everything in between my Nan, a lovely little lady of 80 years of age, is a woman filled with the most adorable yet outdated advice. Can’t get the boy of your dreamz to text you back? Simply bake him a fruitcake; “No man can say no to… Continue reading A Nana’s Perspective
His bio said he made a good gazpacho. I had no idea what gazpacho was. He was 5 years older than me and his pictures painted him to be interesting and well travelled: hanging out a train, sitting in a trench, being handcuffed by a serious looking Asian man. I was all kinds of intrigued.… Continue reading Tinder Date no. 1 Gazpacho boy
On Valentines Day many of us sent our loved ones a cheeky little V Day gift in the form of a nude. A suggestive caption, the perfect angle, lighting, and filter, nipples censored seductively with heart emojis. On the day of love we were loving our bodies and using technology to let our loved one… Continue reading A little piece in support of Mrs Arthur