Health Update: Is It Safe to Skip Your Period?

For the first time in my two-year health journey, I'm happy to report that my doctors and I are making progress on my treatment plan -- and damn, does it feel good to be heard. The latest development on my health journey? I just started taking the progesterone-only pill on top of my hormonal IUD…

Cute Ways to Get Creative During Quarantine

Let's get real here: we've all got a lot more time on our hands now that the coronavirus has hit. And as much as some of us may want to (guilty!), we can't spend every second of every day drinking coffee, cuddling with our dogs and (attempting) to work from home. Getting creative with DIY…

Your Ultimate Guide to Manifesting Your Dream Life

The idea of "manifesting" change in your life might sound a little woo-woo, but it's more than making a wish and idly standing by until it comes true. Manifestation can be defined as "bringing something tangible into your life through attraction and belief" -- but it's also the act of taking radical steps toward change.…

What's in My Endo Survival Kit?

My (figurative) endo survival kit is a collection of resources and tools that has helped me through the hardest times with suspected endometriosis. Today, I'm here to share what ride-or-die items I couldn't live without when I'm really struggling with my endo. To those who have been suffering with endo for years, these items might…

How to Use Tarot Cards for Self-Care

Tarot, like yoga, is more than a practice: it's a way of life. You don't have to stop yourself at reading tarot cards for the day or week ahead. You can integrate tarot and its ideas into every aspect of your life, creating a sacred self-care ritual that no one can take from you. Whether…

Self-Care Resources for COVID-19 Anxiety

*If you need immediate help coping with coronavirus anxiety, please text "HOME" to 741-741 to speak to a trained crisis counselor. For the first time in my life, I can say that most people I know understand what I am going through. We are all experiencing this pandemic together -- and all the anxiety and…

What You Need to Know About Fertility and Endometriosis (When You’re Not Ready to Have Kids!)

There's no feeling like finding out you might be infertile. Even though I don't want to have kids for a long time, finding out that my endo could affect my fertility was rough. As much as half of women with endometriosis experience trouble getting pregnant. For the longest time, I didn't want kids until I…