Always look forward to that that wonderful hairy love patch. By then I was much more comfortable with my period because I had talked about it with friends and read articles that reassured me it is OK. She's really the first consistent girlfriend I've had in my life, and one of the things that, I don't want to say it was a fear, but that I thought about, is what if our cycles aren't the same, and we don't have sex when we have our periods? Honestly, I think it took me being drunk that first time to be OK with it -- but it's something I've been comfortable with ever since. It's about giving my body that restful time. I had to make a sacrifice most people could not conceive of. I couldn't tell you if he was really comfortable with it, or if we were just super horny teenagers [laughs].
Sexual Health Deconstructing Sex Drive:
Having Sex During Your Period
Research from Alfred Kinsey onwards has shown that, on average, they have about three orgasms per week — but in some cases many more. At least not when we stay physically fit and eat well. But if it's a lighter day, with no serious cramping on my end, we'll go for it! One time she announced she had her period. How is that even possible? I was never fully relaxed.