Still life of my summer vacation.

It’s been a minute since I put together a Shark Week Round-Up. I’d like to say I’m sorry, but I’m not since I’ve been very busy enjoying summer. And by enjoying summer I mean hanging at the splash pad, reading borderline trashy novels, working hard on a new project and, like always, eating chips and drinking wine. Also, reading the internet. Here’s what’s good this week.

Sharks aren’t attracted to menstrual blood after all. And 38 other weird period superstitions from around the world.

Scotland will provide free menstrual products to those in need.

What little girls are made of.

Tracking your period isn’t just about fertility.

Kind of obsessed with Cindy Sherman’s Instagram.

The only cleanse I’ll be doing anytime soon is The Sex Myth Detox with Sarah Barmak and Natrishka Pather later this month.

Listening to rap caviar.

What motherhood taught me about my plus-sized body.

This 5-year-old kid included his mom’s period in his family portrait.