Sunshine, Sponges and Drums! Newsletter

Maisie BateMusings, Newsletters

Sunshine greetings from Wales! It’s such a pleasure to have the sun out after the strange April weather! I’ve been spending a lot of time outside- my husband and I have been cladding my workshop…it looks like a little log cabin now! While I was restocking it, I realised how much Moon Times has grown over the years and to … Read More

Connection and Celebration…Newsletter

Maisie BateMusings, Newsletters

Dearest Sisters, Spring is in full flow here and I’m so excited to be preparing for the upcoming mother and daughter camp. It promises to be a beautiful weekend of connection to the land and to each other and a blissful celebration of women’s wisdom. I’ve been overwhelmed by the amazing response from all the mothers wanting to share this … Read More

What’s a Purple Tent? … Newsletter

Maisie BateMusings, Newsletters

Hello there! So you’ve heard of a Red Tent – but what’s a Purple Tent? “On her first bleed – a woman MEETS her power. During her bleeding years – she PRACTICES her power. And at Menopause – she BECOMES her POWER!” (Native American saying) DeAnna L’am created the Purple Tent as the place where you learn to BECOME & … Read More

Are your tampons hurting you?

MoonTimesMenstrual Health, Musings

Many women don’t think twice about using tampons, they’re easy, convenient and let you keep going with normal life when you bleed. Sure, we all know about the potential risk of Toxic Shock Syndrome, but the risks are relatively small if you use your tampons properly. So they’re safe, right? Well, unfortunately, no they’re not. Most of us probably presume … Read More

Ditch The Disposables ……Newsletter

Rachael HertogsMusings, Newsletters, Workshops

Hello my beauties! This newsletter is dedicated to the #ditchthedisposables campaign that launches on Aug 14th and runs til the 31st. The main aim of the campaign is to raise awareness of reusables and so here at Moon Times  we are offering 10% off ALL our cloth pads, moon sponges and cups (but not sale items, books, herbal blends, wraps etc- … Read More

Supporting women…Newsletter

MoonTimesMusings, Newsletters

Greetings Sistars As ever things are busy here at Moon Times, we had a volunteer weekend for our community at Temple Druid and I’ve been making more drums with my Thirteen Moons women since I last wrote to you and am creating some for sale. I’ve got some fabulous new offerings for you in the shop, check them out below. … Read More

Supporting Homeless Women….Newsletter

MoonTimesMusings, Newsletters

Greetings SiStars! This comes to you at the end of a deliciously busy fortnight, I held a drum birthing on the land here at Temple Druid and then have just returned from a wonderful weekend with the Moon Mothers on Miranda Gray’s training here in Wales! We’re getting ready to wind down in to the school summer holidays, how about … Read More

Summer Festivals – Manage your Moon Time on the Move

MoonTimesMusings

So you’ve bagged some tickets for your favourite festival, your tent is sorted, you’ve got a lift and the weather forecast is looking good and then you realise that your going to have your period while you’re there.  You’re not going to want to miss the festival but dealing with disposable pads and tampons at a festival can be a … Read More

Menarche and Red Tent Celebrations ….Newsletter

Rachael HertogsMusings, Newsletters

Blessings SiStars! Goddess what a month May has been so far! Read below about the ceremonies I’ve taken part in….I’ve had a month of finding more balance in life, evenings with my family having food and fires on the beach, as well as time in the garden planting foods and flowers. We are in another Mercury Retrograde so I’m being mindful … Read More

If you only make one New Years resolution …

MoonTimesMenstrual Health, Musings

…let it be making the switch to re-usable menstruation pads and products and here’s why…. Disposable products are full of chemicals and toxins that are bad for you and bad for the environment.  Manufacturers are under no obligation to let you know what they have made your pads with on their packaging.  Wouldn’t you rather know what your putting on … Read More