Posts Tagged "vintage advertising"

Transition without tears

Posted by on Aug 17, 2009 in menopause | 0 comments


I am constantly struck by how menopause was positioned back in the day. One pill and voila; life returns!

‘Transition without tears.’ In only minutes…. Says it all, right?!

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Wednesday Bubble: “Severe depression? Apathy? Psychomotor retardation?” How about a bennie?

Posted by on May 11, 2009 in emotions | 0 comments

Every now and then, a post deserves a second viewing. This week, I’m bursting the bubble on more vintage advertising. Nothing like an upper for the mid-week blues, right?


“In the severe depressions of the menopause, marked by apathy and psychomotor retardation…”just use a bennie. You’ll be speeding through your day in no time! (And will probably lose that extra weight too!)

Really! What WERE they thinking?!


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