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Boxers Under The Tree - An Initiative in support of transgender youth

Boxers Under The Tree - An Initiative in support of transgender youth

The effects of gender dysphoria vary from person-to-person but many people told us that that gender-affirming period underwear like our period boxers makes having a period a little more bearable. Many appreciated knowing we offered plus size period underwear that would truly fit their body. The security of wearing absorbent and leakproof period underwear also gave them comfort. These are the reasons our #BoxersUnderTheTree campaign exists. 
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How Unplanned Pregnancy Can Affect Your Sex Life. The image is of a woman with fair skin, hugging her legs into her chest.

How Unplanned Pregnancy Can Affect Your Sex Life

This blog post is not about access to abortion or the lack thereof, nor is it about sex education. This is about what most sex education misses - the trauma that can come after an unplanned pregnancy.
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A photo from 1993 - Madeleine sits at a table displaying Lunapads products at an event.

The Lunapads/Aisle Backstory

A lot of people ask about the earliest points of inspiration for Lunapads (our company’s and product’s original name): where did the idea come from, back in the early 90s, long before it hit the mainstream radar?
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A mother in a white T-shirt holding a black mug sitting with her daughter on a bed. They're looking at each other and smiling, as if mid-conversation.

Sexuality Chats in the Back to School Season

There’s never a bad time to discuss sexuality and identity with your children. But it’s normal to be intimidated by when and how to bring it up. Thankfully, back-to-school might just be the perfect opportunity to start the conversation.
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Managing Anxiety in a White Supremacist World

Managing Anxiety in a White Supremacist World

"I’m not a problem to be solved. I’m a person who is coping as they work to change a broken society."
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Menstrual Equity 101

Menstrual Equity 101

New to menstrual equity? Keep reading for a brief overview of what the term means, and what you can do to help eliminate period poverty in your community. 
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An Interview with Lydia Morrow

An Interview with Lydia Morrow

Did you miss our IG Stories interview with Lydia Morrow? We talked about disability and what she's learned from pivoting her business from sewing underwear to digital design.
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Finding the Perfect Fit: About the Aisle Undies

Finding the Perfect Fit: About the Aisle Undies

The vision for Aisle was a place where you could find what you needed for your period, no matter your flow, gender, body shape or size. Here's a blog covering what we've learned about size grading and the rebrand process.
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Jude looks directly at the camera. We can see they're wearing red lipstick and their hair is dyed blue.

An Interview with Jude Valentin

Did you miss our IG stories interview with Jude Valentin (Mermaid Queen Jude)? Read on for insights on building internet communities and creating safe spaces for you followers!
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Lydia Okello standing outside. They're wearing sunglasses and laughing.

An interview with Lydia Okello

Did you miss Lydia Okello's takeover last weekend on our Instagram? We talked sustainability, joy, inclusive period products, and more!
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A young transgender woman looking in a bathroom mirror.

6 Transgender Women Talk Menstruation

We spoke with six transgender women about their experiences with menstruation, from dysphoria to PMS. 
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A woman and a young person are outside standing in a field. The woman cheers at something off-camera

Young People and Periods

Some tips for having empowering conversations about menstruation with the young people you care for!
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