Episode 2: Our first periods - Oh, how little we knew …


We re-live our awkward pre-teen days and talk about the things that saved us during such an exciting, nerve-wracking time in our lives. Then we share the stories of our first periods. Plus, why you may want to consider thinking back to your own first period experience.

Resources + Links

100 Most Frequently Challenged Books 1990-2000 - American Library Association

Judy Blume Grants ‘Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret’ Screen Rights To James L. Brooks & Kelly Fremon Craig - DEADLINE

What was your first period like? Readers tell their stories - The Lily

One in Four American Women Were Unprepared for their First Period, Survey Finds

The Know Your Cycle Masterclass with Stefanie Kleinburd


Our theme song is Crimson Wave, performed by Tacocat, courtesy of Hardly Art Records.

Additional music used in Episode 2: “Windows” by Chad Crouch, under an Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License

Jessica Weiss