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Food to Help Fight that PMS

I don’t know about you but during that time of the month I become a human garbage disposal, with no amount of food ever being enough to satiate the cookie monster lurking in my uterus. But instead of mindlessly smashing another pack of Tim Tams on the couch, lets get those bodies and minds active […]

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The Tax is Axed!

It’s official. Say Goodbye to the Tampon Tax Australia. This morning the Treasurers of the states and territories unanimously agreed that the tax needed to be scrapped. The GST will no longer be applied to pads and tampons by January 1st 2019. This means you stand to save 10% at the checkout. Woohoo!   The […]

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The Business End – September Update

We are oh so close to having TABOO branded sanitary products to sell!!!! The past month has been promising, as we’ve had some awesome, affirming conversations with our manufacturer and other partners.  We are still working hard to complete a few more jobs and receive some quotes before we can order this product in confidence […]

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Why Choose Organic Pads and Tampons?

Wellness and clean eating currently have us all very concerned with what we put into our bodies. We are told that we do not ‘love ourselves’ if we choose the Macca’s drive through over an acai bowl and a run along the beach. Self-care is a trending topic but have we really thought carefully about […]

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Getting To Know Endo – Kylie Johnson

As women we often hide our physical and emotional pain, to the discredit of ourselves as well as those around us. We simply don’t have the time to rest our tired and hurting bodies. We work full-time and still do the lion’s share of the household chores. We’re mothers, with or without a co-parent, that […]

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Let’s Talk About Free Bleeding

A period is not something that most of us have much choice in. It happens to us one confusing but poignant day in young adolescence and then we’re kind of stuck with it for around 40 years. It can be seen as a beautiful right of passage into womanhood. But let’s face it, it’s super […]

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The Business End – Another Update

Since the TABOO team has been back from Kenya and India, it’s been heads down, tails up – especially with our order being oh so close to Aussie shores! Thanks to our very successful crowdfunding campaign, and very generous campaigners, we have enough money to purchase our first big batch of TABOO branded sanitary products! […]

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Paloma Ellery – Seeing Red

Art has the intangible quality of making humans feel so many emotions. It can transport our tiny brains to another time or place. It evokes emotions we thought we’d buried deep enough to hopefully never see the light of day again. But something particularly extraordinary happens when art challenges us and becomes a platform for […]

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Artist Talk – Rachel Ey

Rachel Ey is an Adelaide based artist whose work is inspired by  what you might see under a microscope. Rachel then interprets the scientific images and then turns them into beautiful and unique works of art. You might remember Rachel from our silent auction last year where she donated one of her works. What a […]

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Meet Our T-Shirt Design Competition Winner – Tilly Balding

After much deliberation the Taboo team has finally decided on the winning design of our t-shirt competition! First and foremost we would like to thank every single talented artist that entered the competition, you made the job of choosing just one design incredibly difficult. We were blown away by the response and all the beautiful […]

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