Bookshelf Recs: Fertility Awareness

I recently did a stories chat on my Instagram, where I talked all about my top recommendations for books on Fertility Awareness and body literacy. You can find that chat in my archived stories on my Instagram account (go check it out!). Here are those books, along with a few more because I'm a bookworm …

2018 Holiday​ Gift Guide with a Conscience

Around this time of year, I find myself becoming internally devastated by commercialism. Plastic toys glare with all their toxicity from chain store shelves. Television advertisements grovel to sell their products and services while shamelessly claiming that spending on whatever it is will bring your family closer together, or that some item is inherently more …

Five Reasons to Chart Your Cycles (video + infographic)

Happy Wednesday! This week, I created this short and pithy little video sharing just five amazing reasons why you should be charting your fertility cycles. There are soooo many more reasons, but for the sake of brevity I just included the five most basic reasons! If you have wondered why your fertility matters, because you're …

Fertility Awareness: Knowledge is Power + Freedom

Fertility Awareness refers to different standardized systems for observing and recording your biological data. By recording and tracking your unique biomarkers, you are able to assess your health and are alerted to any unmet needs your body may have. With this data, you can also know each day whether you are fertile or infertile. Fertility …

Hormonal Birth Control is Not Inherently Feminist​

Browsing the many articles and informational pages on popular and mainstream feminist websites, I notice that access to birth control and sex education is an issue that often stands at the forefront of their individual agendas and ideologies. It is often not difficult to find dissent among different feminist writers about topics such as whether …