All Boobs Welcome… But Not Mine

Honestly, my boobs have always been something that have annoyed me. For as long as I can remember I have had a large chest and at 14 I was teased quite a lot because of it. On a school trip to Germany other kids made fun at the size of my bras and it made me feel awful about the size of my boobs. At the time, I was around a 36D and they haven’t gotten any smaller since. Now, at age 32 I wear size 22 clothes with a bra size of 46D. I cannot remember the last time

Why Are We Afraid To Talk About Periods?

I think it was a couple of weeks ago now that I saw a news story pop up on Facebook about a high school aged girl from somewhere in the UK. I really can’t remember where she was from now, or how old she was exactly, but there was something in that story that stuck with me. The girl in the news story had gotten to a point where she was scared, worried and embarrassed about going to school while she was on her period. I get it. I’ve been there. That was nearly 20 years ago now though. It

Should Bounty Reps Be Banned From Maternity Wards?

Over the last week or so there has been a lot of talk in the media about Bounty Reps and whether or not they should be allowed on maternity wards and I have heard quite a lot of opinions on either side. Erin was born at 7:56am on 1st January 2016 after what felt like a really long induction (admitted on 30th December). I ended up having an emergency section and I don’t remember most of it. I remember being half awake in my room and having a couple of family members there. I also remember the EDP (local newspaper)

Are School Rules Too Strict?

Erin is only 21 months old so doesn’t go to school or nursery yet but with the summer holidays now being over, social media has been flooded with stories of school rules being broken and children being punished. It made me think back to when I was at school and whether or not school rules are now too strict. When I was at school things were probably a bit more relaxed than they should have been. I got away with far too much. I went to school in far more make up than I was supposed to, I had more