Back Pain, Part 1 of Many

Welcome to the Back Pain series of posts! After lots of coughing and bending over a bucket last week, thanks to a bad case of viral gastroenteritis, my back hurt a LOT. This sweet Christmas gift helped me get through the worst of it. Your mileage may vary. It reminded me of my absolute favorite part…

Let’s talk about bra sizes!

In 2015, when I had lots of back pain, my doctor said that I was definitely a candidate for breast reduction. I opted for bras with firmer bands, physical therapy and improved posture instead. It worked! My back only hurt once or twice a month… until recently. I decided to write this post because wearing…

Women less likely than men to receive CPR from passerby, study says

Women less likely than men to receive CPR from passerby, study says “If you suffer cardiac arrest in public, just being a woman means you’re less likely to receive potentially life-saving CPR from a passerby, according to a new study. One theory to explain the discrepancy: Strangers may be reluctant to undo a woman’s clothing…

“Getting an ‘F’ in Biology”

Getting an ‘F’ in Biology By Rachel Manteuffel Sunday, November 12, 2006 “The first time I heard about the pencil test, I wasn’t even remotely tempted to try it. I’d read about it in a book. The 13-year-old protagonist and her friends went off in secret to try to hold a pencil horizontally under a…

Boob Meme of the Week

This was supposed to be the Lululemon Vestigan, not the Lululemon Breastigan… At least it works as some kind of extra-low-impact breast shelf. How convenient!  

Race Car Big Boob Problems, Part 1

I dug up this post from October 2014 because it’s time to cross that bridge… While “race car” and “big boob problems” may not sound related, the following excerpt from Hot Rod Magazine will get you up to speed quickly. I first read this article in 2014, and it has stuck with me ever since. We recently heard of a…

$32 Panache Sport Swimsuit? Yes!

Hey! Amazon issued me a $33.56 gift balance so you can guess what happened next… I got this Panache Sport Swimsuit for a whopping 72% off from the $115 (USD) MSRP. You can click any picture to go to the link. My first summer with big boob problems, a group of car friends and I decided to take advantage…