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Mommamental: Talking About Sex With Our Sons

Welcome to Mommamental, the place you come to talk about the things that should have been in the parenting manual that absolutely did not come Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   04.22.18   |   SHARE
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It’s beautiful. It’s part of you. Viva La Vagina!

Viva La Vagina: I Named My Vagina Helen

Is your relationship with your vagina complicated by past trauma or unmet expectations? (yep.) It might be time for a course called Viva la Vagina! Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   04.9.18   |   SHARE
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Mommabare: Talking About Sex With Our Daughters (image credit: Julia Green)

Mommabare: Talking About Sex With Our Daughters

When talking about sex with our daughters, please remember that way boys and girls experience sex, both socially and actually, is often vastly Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   04.6.18   |   SHARE
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Photo by henri meilhac on Unsplash

Navigating The Complexities Of My Sexuality As A Black Woman

I don’t know how long it will be before I stop allowing others' fears of sexuality as a black woman from affecting my views on sex. Read...
Rochaun Meadows-Fernandez    |   03.27.18   |   SHARE
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illustration by Julia Green

Mommabare: How Do I Talk To My Kids About Sex?

Your kids need your openness and vulnerability as they navigate the confusing maze that is puberty. So don't be afraid to talk to your kids about sex Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   03.26.18   |   SHARE
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Photo by Matheus Ferrero on Unsplash

When Married Sex Gets Stale 

When my husband and I talk about our sex life, we tend to be forgiving and rely on humor to describe our current state of being - married sex. Read...
Sarah Cottrell    |   03.19.18   |   SHARE
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 I’ve always had a healthy sex drive, but once my IUD was implanted, sex was the furthest thing from my mind.

Hormonal Birth Control Tanked My Sex Drive

My libido pulled a disappearing act. I’ve always had a healthy sex drive, but once my IUD was implanted, sex was the furthest thing from my mind. Read...
Deanna deBara    |   03.6.18   |   SHARE
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Ah, masturbation. One of life’s greatest cost-free pleasures.

How Much Masturbation Is Too Much?

Ah, masturbation. One of life’s greatest cost-free pleasures. Can you really have too much of a good thing? Read...
Kassi Klower of SHESAID    |   03.5.18   |   SHARE
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