Blog

  • We are launching the new Period Wear brand NORA

    Building on Bloom and Nora’s 20 years of experience in reusable period wear, we are launching a new brand – meet NORA.
  • Reusable Sanitary Pad Washing Myths Busted

    We’re here to debunk some of the out-of-date myths about washing your reusable sanitary pads. The idea of washing reusable sanitary pads is some...
  • Can stress affect your period?

    Ever wondered if stress was the reason for the change in your menstrual cycle?  Let’s be honest a missed, late, heavy, or painful period when you’...
  • Are reusable pads hygienic?

    Have you thought about making the switch to reusable period pads but not quite taken the plunge? We wanted to talk to you about reusables and expla...
  • Reusable vs Disposable Sanitary Pads

    Thinking about dipping your toe into the world of reusable period pads but wondering whether making the switch is really worth it? Whatever period ...
  • What is endometriosis?

    Heard of endometriosis but don’t know much about it? You're not alone.  If someone close to you has been diagnosed with endometriosis, we’re sure t...
  • Keen to save our seas? 6 simple ways to protect our oceans

    Did you know that, if we do nothing, by 2050 our oceans will have more plastic in them than fish?  And we’re not only talking discarded bottles and...
  • Zita shares her reusable period pad experience

    We caught up with eco-conscious Zita to hear about her journey switching from disposable to reusable period pads.   What does your perfect weeken...
  • Tips for a worry-free period at school

    Haven’t started your period yet, or have, and feel worried about getting your period at school? Don’t worry you won't be the only one! Others in y...
  • Inspirational female entrepreneurs making a difference

    Ready to be inspired? To celebrate Women's Equality Day we're putting the spotlight on four ambitious female business women. We're excited to intro...
  • The Period Lady talks reusable pads

    Do you want to make the switch to reusable pads, but are worried about the care and washing routine?  A bit of advice from those who use reusables ...
  • Best ways to encourage your friends to live more sustainably

    Have you made some eco-friendly swaps and now want your friends and family to make some lifestyle changes too?  We know how challenging it can be t...