As we all know, it’s far too easy for us to criticise parts of our bodies we’re not happy with. We can hate things as prominent as our stomach or nose, to the smaller things like the fact that our underarms never look like the ones in magazines and why do they always grow back … More The Other Side Challenge
When I turned about 14, my hair pulled a fast one on me and went from sleek and slightly wavy to all aboard the frizz train. So naturally, when I hit about 16, I bought some hair straighteners and they soon became my best friend. For the last 5 years now I haven’t spent more … More Embracing my Natural Hair
I feel like I own the worlds biggest guilty conscience like I’m pretty sure my body is overly desperate to hit me with tummy jumps approximately thrice hourly for things beyond my control probably more desperate than i am for constant reassurance and compliments anyway combined with my ocd i’m tellin ya kids its a life worth … More Guilt
seeing as its mental health awareness week here in the UK i thought I’d give anyone worried about their mental state 5 initial steps to take to get started on getting better it’s so important to ask for help, because it’s usually something you can’t fix alone and the longer you leave it, the longer … More first 5 steps: Mental Health Week
At the age of 18, all Israeli men and women must register to join the Israeli Army, for 3 or 2 years respectively, unless they take the option for a year out to volunteer on social grounds for joining the army, or if they declare that they cannot serve for religious reasons. Most Jewish religious … More Refusing the IDF
Having tried every contraceptive pill under the sun and a condom incident that led me to the emergency room, I recently decided it was time to get serious about contraception. Having initially started on the pill age 17 to ease my period pains, I continued to use them for the next 3 years as a … More The Coil and other contraceptives
Today, women and their relationship with body hair is becoming more and more widely spoken about. With social media’s aid in the boom of feminism, more and more women are exploring their choices and realising that whether or not they remove their body hair is their choice, and not one to be determined by their partner … More Should women have body hair?