Browsing Archive: September, 2010

Teenage Kicks

Posted by Prymface on Friday, September 24, 2010,
I've been meaning to write this post for a while but time passed and it slipped to the back of my mind.

Then something came on the radio that made me so angry I came out in the ugliest heat rash all over my neck and I knew then that the only way to get it out of my system was to do a blog post.

The radio show was about how pregnant girls often feel judged at clinics and therefore aren't getting the support in pregnancy that they should. The answer? Well, naturally the answer, according to calle...
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The lost Story....

Posted by Prymface on Friday, September 17, 2010,
I was listening to the news this morning and I heard something interesting; Some research had been done into girls getting pregnant because older men were pressuring them to have a baby. I turned it up. I know a similar story.  I know some other young mums who do too. But it's rarely spoken about. Sometimes it's more subtle. Sometimes the power imbalance is harder to put you finger on. Sometimes the 'having a baby' bit isn't said explicitly. But ultimately they know that having a baby is anot...
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Something for the boys

Posted by Prymface on Sunday, September 5, 2010,
Boys, I know I neglect you. I have been told off on numerous occasions (well twice) for not mentioning men on my site. It's not like I want to pretend that you don't exit. It's just that I'm not really sure how to play it.  I'm sure most of you are lovely people but, without sounding like a bitter resentful ex, others are not so nice. Don't get me wrong, I'm not a man-hater, I mean my lil baby will be a man one day so I can't really follow that logic without creating a lot of problems for mys...
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