Henna Tattoos: Safer Body Art

      When it comes to body art, I’ll take pure Henna tattoos over dangerous, scarring inks any day. Henna ink, when mixed from pure, natural ingredients, provides a long lasting, beautiful design without the risks or side effects of chemical ink tattoos (ie Parlor Tattoos). How-To at the bottom of this post....more

My Inked Life: An Update (Or, Part 2 of 'On Tattooing')

A few months ago, I wrote a post on Blogher called 'On Tattooing', which was my first exploration into how I got started on my current tattoo project. Eleven months into this I’m pleased that I can look back and see the progress of my full-back tattoo through the brief bit of journaling and photography that I’ve done (well, clearly other people did the photography, but you know what I mean)....more

Three Interactive Ways to Spice Things up in Bed

Fall is gaining ground, but that doesn't mean things need to cool down one bit. In fact, now that summer is drawing to a close, we think it's time to take things up a notch, and here are some ideas for going about doing just that. ...more
*eyeing your wall art suspiciously*more

Own Your Beauty: Why I Got Inked

For many years I wasn't into the idea of permanently marking my body with tattoos –- what if I changed my mind? And then, of course, I had children and my body was permanently marked in a way I really didn't choose. Suddenly, the permanency of ink didn't seem so intimidating. It's all a part of my story, anyway, isn't it? My scars speak of injuries or pregnancies; my tattoos speak of my children and my personal growth. ...more
Great story and very nice replies. My wife-to-be got two tattoos before we were married because ...more

Vajazzling is So Yesterday. What Your Vulva Needs is a Vajajay Tattoo!

When you were a kid, did you ever pick up a marker to add crazy eyes to your fist, designing an impromptu puppet? Maybe even add a little lipstick to make your fist puppet talk much to the delight of your friends. No need to give up that kind of fun or friendly delight even though you are now a grown-up lady! ...more

What a great way to skank up your made-to-be-beautiful to some lucky man already body!
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Tattooed You at BlogHer 09

I got my first tattoo when I was 25, and I still love it. ...more

The additional backstory on your blog today really touched my heart. Your grandmother sounds ...more