Sex/Relationships (Women)

Women Crave A New Kind of Hero

by Shaz Kahng Today more than ever women are not only ready for but are starving for a new kind of hero. In real life many women have been victimized, harassed, and discriminated against. Despite how hard so...

5 Traits to Know About Pisces this March

Photo Credit: museemagazine.com March is upon us, so that means it’s the Pisces month! I am a Pisces myself, so I know these traits to be true. Plus, I have met and spoken with hundreds of other Pisces throu...

Domestic Abuse – A Well Kept Secret

Why is it that it takes a well-publicized domestic violence case such as Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens, knocking his fiancée (now wife) out in an elevator, to shine the light on domestic abuse? As if that wa...

Valentine’s Day: Why do we girls want diamonds?

“I don't understand about diamonds and why men buy them. What's so impressive about a diamond, except the mining?” This is one of my favorite strings of lyrics ever, from the talented Fiona Apple, and her so...
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Sex, Sleeping Beauty & Seven Year Olds

My 7-year-old daughter asked me a question yesterday that sparked a conversation about sex, pleasure, consent, rape, marriage, sexual fantasies, communication and respect. I want to share it with you for a c...

October is Let’s Talk Month

October is Let’s Talk Month, so, let's talk about sex (among other things). I thought I was ahead of the curve. I really did. I’ve talked to my kids about their bodies, about dating, about making out, about se...
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FYI, Teenage Boys

This is in response to a letter posted to teenage girls, at which I took umbrage. Dear boys, I have some information that might interest you. Last night, as we sometimes do, our family sat around the dining r...
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C is for Clitoris

This is the first in a weekly series on sex-positive, feminist parenting from Sexual Health Educator and mommy blogger Bree Ervin.   We live in a culture of hyper-sexualization—especially of women—paired...