The Difference Between Yes and YES YES YES!

Chloe Pedley Dec 19, 2013 1 comments 0

Enthusiastic consent. It’s a really simple term, and it’s a really simple concept – but somehow, the lines got blurred.  Enthusiastic consent very simply means that both participants are excited, willing, and able to say yes to sex. Which in my opinion is pretty sexy. What if a woman says yes, but then says no… – That’s NOT enthusiastic consent…

Your Vagina Is Gross (But Thankfully There is a Billion Dollar Industry Built on Fixing It)

Chloe Pedley Dec 8, 2013 1 comments 0

Do you own a vagina? Want it fresh as a daisy, smelling like a summer breeze? You’re in lucky, ladies! No longer do you have to put up with a less-than-flawless vajay, thanks to these amazing, and totes necessary, products. Deodorant Your vagina smells, and if you’re not regularly using a vaginal deodorant you’re doing it wrong. Feminine sprays, wipes…

A Newbie’s Guide To Female-Friendly Porn

Chloe Pedley Nov 30, 2013 0 comments 0

Porn isn’t all dirty moustaches and gangbangs, you know. In fact, a growing sector of the porn industry is focusing on female-friendly and feminist porn, created by women, for women. Porn has different connotations, depending on your experiences of it. Some people love it, some people hate it, and some people find it uninspired, but still use it to help…

Nikki Tells: What Is Feminism To Me?

Chloe Pedley Nov 11, 2013 5 comments 0

Hi, I’m Nikki. I wear lip-gloss. I shave my legs and armpits. I got married and took my husband’s name. Pink is my favorite color. I take pouty selfies. I use the c-word. I own a Britney Spears CD. I buy bras, rather than burn them. And yes: I consider myself a feminist, thank you very much. ‘Feminism’ has become…

What Is Driving Women To Surgically Alter Their Labia?

Chloe Pedley Nov 3, 2013 1 comments 0

Most of us are aware that the celebrity on the cover of the glossy fashion magazine has had her blemishes digitally removed, her hips and thighs narrowed, her breasts lifted and her hair smoothed. What might be less acknowledged is the role Photoshop plays in shaping our beauty ideals when it comes to the most intimate parts of our bodies….