The Feminine Housewife: Vintage Enthusiast or Extremist?

TW: Contains mentions of spousal abuse including marital rape. Also contains mentions of right-wing extremism and the harm it causes. Reader discretion is advised. So recently I've been indulging in my more, what might be considered more 'traditional' interests. I'm knitting again (hopefully socks at some point!) reading up on Home Economics. We didn't have …

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A lot of work to do

CONTENT NOTE: This goes into very heavy, sensitive themes regarding current events. Reader discretion is advised. “An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind…” – Mahatma Gandhi Unless you've been living under a rock this last week, things have been absolutely insane in the world with the build-up and ultimately, outcome, …

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No shame in this house

“A man can sleep around, no questions asked, but if a woman makes nineteen or twenty mistakes she’s a tramp.” ― Joan Rivers *Stretches and cracks knuckles* Oh, I have some opinions on this! I have a confession to make: Back in my formative years, I very much held this way of thinking. That women …

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Yes! Yes! Yes! Say hello to my new favourite lubes

Before we start, I just want to say that this review is in partnership with Yes: The Organic Intimacy Company, who have very kindly sent me a wonderful box of lubes to try and other goodies, as part of their Organic Intimacy Week Campaign. So a massive thank you to the team at Yes for …

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Reusable period products: 8 months in

CONTENT NOTE: All things period related. This post contains an affiliate link with Mooncup. So, it's been around eight months since making the transition to using reusable period products. For a while, I've been wanting to make changes in my lifestyle to be more sustainable, because I want to do my bit to help out …

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