For Women by Women, Why Does that Matter? Part 2

For Women by Women, Why Does that Matter? Part 2

As women we, like you, used the period products we grew up with the ones you find in every supermarket in every country.  We unwittingly found out what was in those products and what we found out shocked us, we did not want to continue using those same products....
For Women by Women, Why Does that Matter? Part 1

For Women by Women, Why Does that Matter? Part 1

As women, we know that buying period products is a hassle, it is a chore none of us enjoy. Some of us forget to restock regularly and often un-thinkingly throw the products we’ve used for years into our supermarket trolley. At Mondays we believe in making life easier...
Why the Name Mondays?

Why the Name Mondays?

Monday is named after the Moon and our periods follow a lunar cycle. Monday is often a day we dread, as many women dread their period. Mondays wants to help ease some of the pain by removing the need to continuously buy pads or tampons. At Mondays we’re about making...
Luxury or Necessity?

Luxury or Necessity?

Are period products a luxury item? It is taxed like one, yet Viagra is not considered to be a luxury and is therefore taxed at a lower rate. What can possibly be an argument for ‘luxury’ rated VAT charges on period products? As complex as it may be, if countries such...
It’s Period Products …

It’s Period Products …

After listening to the podcast by Wen.org.uk on Sustainababble  we decided that we no longer want to use words like hygiene or sanitary when talking or writing about our period products. There is nothing unhygienic about having a period, and perhaps by changing the...