A Hypochondriac in A Pandemic + A Vaginal Update.

Well, hello. Long-time no speak. Since we last spoke, Christmas came and went in a tornado of left-overs and booze. The hashtag #2020 was bringing hope for the new year far and wide. Spring was starting to spring and then the world went into complete and utter meltdown.  Welcome back to Gash Gossip. I hope … Continue reading A Hypochondriac in A Pandemic + A Vaginal Update.

High Fanny Five, it’s Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month.

*Correction, it isn't Gynaecological Cancer Awareness month, I'm lying. It was last month. I won't pretend I wrote this in September, because I didn't. So let's look past this little mishap and carry on with the post!    IT WAS GYNAECOLOGICAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH and I was all over it on the Gash Gossip Instagram. … Continue reading High Fanny Five, it’s Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month.

“ANXIETY, is working against me. Whoooa, ANXIETY wants to bring me down.”

Firstly, if you sang the title of this post to the tune of John Mayer's song, "Gravity", then you get a gold star. If you didn't (*sigh*), have a quick listen, come back, and read it again to see how clever I have been by replacing the word 'gravity' with 'ANXIETY'! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iGOWk-r614) So. Anxiety. I know … Continue reading “ANXIETY, is working against me. Whoooa, ANXIETY wants to bring me down.”

Things I Wish I’d Been Told About My Vagina (and other related things).

Life has been a bit more vagina friendly this year. I feel like I finally know what I need to know, but it's taken me 25 years to get here. So let's jump straight in there and find out what I wish I'd been taught, shown, whispered to, allowed, told, about this strange body part … Continue reading Things I Wish I’d Been Told About My Vagina (and other related things).

Contraception – 11 Years of Pill Poppin’

Contraception. Where do I even begin with this one? It's a minefield, init? Lots of different options, for every kind of person, with a whole list of side-effects depending on the form, and the person! Cor. It gets me out of breath just typing it!  I never remember learning about the different forms of contraception … Continue reading Contraception – 11 Years of Pill Poppin’

A Love Letter… to the most unlikely to become a Mum, Mum.

Before I start proclaiming my love as the title suggests, a bit of background information for y'all. Last year during some tricky moments, I started writing a series of silly love letters to the important people in my life. I wasn't writing for any purpose other than to write about things and people that make … Continue reading A Love Letter… to the most unlikely to become a Mum, Mum.