A Period Coloring Book Now Exists And It’s Bloody Delightful

A new coloring book is making menstruation easier to talk about, one sex-positive illustration at a time.   Created by Toronto-native Andrea Yip, the Period Coloring Book is a sex-positive coloring book that aims to normalize menstruation. Yip, a public health practitioner and design strategist, told The Huffington Post she…

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‘Halloweentown’ Isn’t Just A Classic Disney Movie — It’s A Real Place You Should Visit

Come October, everyone starts squealing about how utterly obsessed they are with Halloween. But we assure you, no one is as dedicated to the spooky holiday as the quaint town of St. Helens, Oregon.  The riverside city was used as the backdrop for Disney’s “Halloweentown” ― the iconic 1998 kids flick…

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It’s Not What We Tell Our Children, It’s What We Show Them

Yet again, parents are asking the question, “What do I tell my children?” after the tragic deaths of Philando Castile, Alton Sterling and five police officers. In the past, I’ve written about how to help children in the aftermath of terrorist attacks, school shootings and the like, but this time,…

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Why It’s OK If You Mistake Me For Pregnant

That morning, I had carefully tucked my three cameras in a bag, strapped on my camera harness and headed to a birthday party. Dressing for sessions is always a little tricky because I restrict myself to neutral colors and styles compatible with the Olympics of photographing kids. I went for…

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A Doctor’s Dilemma: It’s Not Just Funny Teeth and Bunny Ears

I unknowingly created a tool for children who needed it the most. Being a dentist wasn’t enough for me. The impact I make as an oral health educator makes me feel truly accomplished. Professionally, I feel complete! I still recall our elementary school in India requiring that our nails be trim and clean, hair…

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Prince George And Princess Charlotte Play In The Snow For The First Time, And It’s Adorable

Britain’s Prince George and Princess Charlotte played in the snow for the first time during a recent family skiing holiday in the French Alps. And from the adorable photographs released by the British royal family on Monday, they loved the new experience. Two of the staged pictures showed the youngsters smiling…

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