Tuesday News Roundup

Dr. Tiller & James Pouillon: The Real Difference – CPC Watcher
Anti-Choicers Launch Campaign Against Komen For the Cure – RH Reality Check
20 Years of Clinic Defense and Counting – Sum of Change
State-by-State Overview of Abortion Laws – Guttmacher Institute
My Top 10 Favorite Sex Toys – Essin’ Em
Gender Verification in Sports: We All Have a Stake in Semenaya’s Medal – RH Reality Check

For your viewing pleasure, there’s a video after the jump discussing gay scientists’ discovery of the Christian gene. [Read more...]

Quick tips on caring for adult toys

Good, clean, fun.

Good, clean, fun.

A few fun tips to keep your battery-operated friends operating at their finest:

After your purchase
When you first purchase your toys you should always make sure that there are no rough edges—particularly if the toys are plastic. Some toys, especially rubber ones, may have an unusual odor when you first open them. This is normal and will dissipate after airing them out overnight.

Storage
Your toys are fun to play with but they don’t play well with each other!

Velvet storage bag by Babeland

Velvet storage bag by Babeland

Always make sure that your toys stay stored separately and do not come in contact with each other. I recommend storing them in plastic baggies, tissue paper, or even wrapped in brown paper bags. I do not recommend terrycloth as the tiny pieces tend to stick to toys. Many adult toy retailers sell satin or velvet draw-string bags (like this one from Babeland) to store toys and are the most ideal option.
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How to green your red hot love life, whether or not you use batteries.

This past Valentines Day and Earth Day I found more articles related to having a “green” sex life than ever before. I put together this fun short list of the best articles/blog posts for my own blog and thought FFC readers may enjoy it. Hope it brings you lots of pleasure!
Janice

In celebration of Earth Day: “green” your sex life.
I have been getting so many articles about “green” sex toys and “greening” your sex life in the past month. I have to say, although I consider myself to be environmentally aware, the notion of greening my sex toy collection or encouraging others to do the same never occurred to me. I find it a fascinating trend and thought my readers may enjoy reading about it and offering some feedback. The following articles are great if you are interesting in learning how to “green” your sex life or sex toy collection: [Read more...]

Tuesday News Roundup

mouse_click_270x270DIY Sex Toys – Queercents
It’s Time for a Stronger Defense of the Right to Choose – RH Reality Check
Sometimes Abortion is the Better Choice – Salon.com
Abortion is More Common Than Heart Surgery & Hop Replacement Combined – Science Blogs
Italy Approves Abortion Pill – Feminist Campus
Catholic Church Threatens Excommunication in Response to Italy’s Approval of RU-486 – Catholic News
Comparing Different IUD’s – Passionate Provider
Experienced Providers Weigh In on IUD’s – RH Reality Check