#SwitchStories: Kit’s experience using organic cotton period care

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#SwitchStories: Kit’s experience using organic cotton period care
  Our customer Kit shares her experience switching to TOTM organic cotton period care. Read her switch story below #SwitchStories   The tampons didn’t leave me feeling like I’d been scratched inside   What is your first name?   Kit   Why did you choose to switch to TOTM products?   Curiousity   Had you used organic cotton period care products before using TOTM?   No   When using conventional period care products (non-organic) did

Periods in 2019: Why this has been a powerful year for periods

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Periods in 2019: Why this has been a powerful year for periods
  We’ve rounded up the big period news stories of the year. 2019 has been a powerful year for periods!   Menstrual wellbeing to be taught in English schools:   It’s SO exciting to see that children in both primary and secondary school will now be taught about menstrual wellbeing. Instead of a brief overview of what a period is, children will now learn all about what is and isn’t normal for their menstrual cycle.

This EndoLife: The book helping you to live and thrive with Endometriosis

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This EndoLife: The book helping you to live and thrive with Endometriosis
  In this blog we are chatting to Jessica Duffin, author of ‘This EndoLife, It Starts with Breakfast’: A nutrition guide and cookbook for living and thriving with endometriosis.   Jess is an EndoWarrior who since being diagnosed has dedicated her time to finding a way to live and thrive with endometriosis and help others to do the same, through holistic lifestyle and diet changes. She has healed her own endometriosis symptoms and built a

How to Naturally Prepare Your Skin for Winter

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How to Naturally Prepare Your Skin for Winter
  We all know winter is coming and that means it’s time to brace for colder weather. The colder weather can have a big impact on our skin, so it’s important to prep our skin as we head into the Winter. To help us do this we spoke to Hannah from natural skincare brand, Naturally Tribal.   The impact winter has on our skin:   “The colder weather can have a negative impact on our

Period Powerful University: Why QUB provides free period care

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Period Powerful University: Why QUB provides free period care
  We’re super excited to be working with Queen’s University, Belfast, to provide free organic cotton period care to all students! We caught up with Tara Woodside who brought the period power to QUB. Here, Tara tells us all about how this came about and why it’s so important.   “Last year, I came across the figures about each conventional menstrual pad containing the equivalent of 4 carrier bags worth of plastic. I was completely

Period Powerful Profile: The girls targeting period stigma for Girlguiding UK’s ‘Action for Change’ scheme

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Period Powerful Profile: The girls targeting period stigma for Girlguiding UK’s ‘Action for Change’ scheme
  For Girlguiding UK’s ‘Action for Change’ scheme, 4 young period pioneers have launched a campaign called ‘Be Positive, Be You’ to tackle period stigma and encourage body positivity. Here, we caught up with the girls behind the campaign to find out more and get to the heart of why this is so important.   First things first, could you please tell us a little bit about yourselves and how you all know each other?

4 ingredients to be aware of in conventional period care

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4 ingredients to be aware of in conventional period care
  Do you know what’s in your period care products? Chances are you’ve probably always picked up your period essentials on autopilot, not thinking to question these trusted products. If this is the case, then you’re not alone. Our survey revealed 8/10 women aren’t aware of what their products are made from. In this blog, we are covering why it’s crucial to know what you’re using, by giving you the lowdown on 4 ingredients to