Being a life-long Midwestern girl living in Kansas City, heat and humidity is a necessary evil of summer. (We won’t even talk about winter!) A forecast of 90 degrees is rarely the whole story once you factor in the humidity percentage. At 70% humidity, 90 degrees can actually “feel like” 105 degrees. And, according to the National Weather Service, since heat index values View Post
Honestly, how prepared were you for all the changes that you’d go through when you started the journey into menopause?!?! Me…well, my mother had a hysterectomy before I even had my first period so I was clueless! I knew about hot flashes and night sweats, although when they hit me over 10 years ago and I literally felt I was drowning some nights, more knowledge would have been useful. But, another sign of this aging process that I wasn’t ready for was how much my skin would change! Dry like the Sahara! View Post
Really? Who knew?! Me, for one!
I’ll admit my naïveté when I first started alvöru to make clothes for peri/menopausal women, as that was when I first experienced hot flashes and night sweats. There were plenty of websites to provide statistics, facts, and figures that validated a need for clothing to help menopausal women. But, with research and talking with women customers who weren’t experiencing menopause symptoms, I foundView Post