+ Reply to Thread
Page 6 of 6 FirstFirst ... 456
Results 51 to 55 of 55
  1. #51
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    casino
    Posts
    1,958
    Thanks
    2,916
    Thanked
    333
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I was 10 or 11 I started shaving my legs when I was 10 & had another friend in primary school who also got her AF early so I asked her. My mum gave me some terrible dodgy 1960 esq info book that terrified me lol. So I asked my older sister & she took me to get pads tampons etc I had a friend who started in yr 8 at school in class & she was so terrified. Had the whole patch on her skirt & everything so I told the teacher who discreetly let me take her to toilets gave her pads cleaned her skirt & gave her my jumper to wrap around her waist & took her to office so she could go home.

  2. #52
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    261
    Thanks
    103
    Thanked
    55
    Reviews
    0
    One of my friends got them in year 5 on a class trip so I think every girl in class got the talk after that, I did lol. Mum asked what I knew, which was a fair bit thanks to dolly and girlfriend magazines, showed me a pad and a tampon, opened a pad and showed me how to put it on my undies and told me about tampons. This was like a year before I got them but she showed me where she kept them, in a bin next to the toilet, so I could grab whatever whenever I needed it.

    She was very straightforward about it, this is what it is, this is what you do, you can tell me when you get it or can keep it to yourself kind of thing. I just remember my sister being there because she needed to be involved in everything. I was almost 12 so she would've been 6 and she was so unbelievably disgusted by how to use a tampon lol

  3. #53
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Posts
    1,688
    Thanks
    259
    Thanked
    182
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I got mine when I was 11 - the day before school camp
    I told mum and she went out and bought me pads and just gave them to me expecting me to know what to do with them!
    I didn't want to go on the camp, but she made me. I was crying because I didn't want to go so she told my teacher. I felt yucky and when I told the teacher and asked if I could have panadol or something she just told me to deal with it and not to talk about it again!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Are you a first time, younger mother?
    By KateUQ in forum Research Help
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 20-06-2013, 10:34
  2. How do I deal with my mother? Sorry bit ranty
    By Bethylou78 in forum Family & Friends
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 28-06-2012, 17:45

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
The Little Gym Bella Vista
Get ready for some serious, fun gymnastics! The Little Gym Bella Vista
The world’s premier experiential learning and physical development center for children ages 4 months - 12 years. Create opportunities for your child to try new things and build self-confidence, all with a grin that stretches from ear to ear
featured supporter
Tribalance
TriBalance is a physio, yoga & pilates studio in Brisbane's inner north, offering specialised women's health physiotherapy services. Weekly pregnancy yoga classes are scheduled at the studio on Thursdays 1- 2pm and Saturdays 1-2:15pm.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!