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    We’re here to debunk some of the out-of-date myths about washing your reusable sanitary pads.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...
  • 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 ...
  • 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...
  • Summer period survival

    Do you find your summer periods just as unpredictable as the British weather? Believe it or not, a change in your menstrual cycle, throughout the d...
  • 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...
  • Calling all dads! Have you been avoiding puberty and period chat?  

    Let’s be honest, talking about periods to young adults can be awkward, especially if it’s not something you’ve experienced first-hand!  To all dads...
  • Eco-disposables: The reality behind the marketing

    Are eco-disposable products all that they claim? When making choices on products with the idea of being more eco-aware, it can be challenging to ge...
  • Allergic to Tampons - Diagnosis can be the hardest part of the cure

    Are you allergic to tampons? A users story on switching to our Bloom & Nora reusable sanitary pads.  No amount of period positivity can surf...