Compassionate Eye Foundation/Martin Barraud via Getty Images
Can you bottle up Vancouver's women into seven categories? A video posted to YouTube earlier this month titled "7 Types Of Girls In Vancouver" pokes fun at the city's neighbourhoods and the women who...
As an adolescent girl, I was awed by the notion of becoming an adult woman. Like Margaret in Judy Blume's classic coming of age novel, "Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret," I was obsessed with all the details, particularly menstruation, and on a semi-conscious level hoped that there would be some sort of fanfare when the momentous time came.