Free Period! ……. Newsletter

Rachael HertogsGuest Writings, Newsletters

Hello Sistars, I opened my Facebook this morning to see this powerful little film that highlights the plight of girls in poverty. Free Period  Ever since being a teenager I’ve wondered why menstrual products aren’t free…well these Scottish campaigners are urging their government to make some changes! Perhaps it’s time the UK followed their example! “The Scottish government funds the … Read More

Deepening Woman Workshop

Rachael HertogsMenarche, Menstrual Health, Workshops

DEEPENING WOMAN  Recovering ourselves – holding our future generations in strength. in beautiful Pembrokeshire in the Red Tent Yurt….. A circle for women held by Rachael and Angharad Varda October 21st  10-5pm £70 for the day  A journey of healing, prayer, drumming and deep truth helping us to connect with our authentic selves and recover our maiden and teenager. This … Read More

Journey into Womanhood- Mother and Daughter Camp 2017

Rachael HertogsMenarche, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent

Journey into Womanhood- Mother and Daughter Camp 2017 25th – 28th August 2017 £300 per mother and daughter (includes camping and all meals-veggie) For Mothers and daughters (age 8 to 14 ) to spend a magical weekend in Pembrokeshire, sitting in circle, sharing stories and cooking around the fire, being together on sacred land, spending time in the Red Tent … Read More

Imbolc Blessings……..Newsletter

Rachael HertogsNewsletters, products, Workshops

Dear Ones, As we welcome the first signs of Spring here in Wales…buds are on the trees, daffodil bulbs are springing up green stalks all over the place, I ponder what insights the quiet winter months have brought and how I will carry them across this Spring Passageway. In the Shop   Changing Woman Moontime Story & Colouring book I … Read More

Know your Flow……Newsletter

Maisie BateMenstrual Health, Newsletters, Workshops

Dearest Sistars, Happy New Year! Hope you had a lovely festive break and are entering the new year with resolutions of self care, sustainability and sisterhood! This week, I’m excited to share our winter sale, some tools for cycle charting (whether you’re a words person or prefer to learn visually) and a call on the blog to protect and fight … Read More

Birthdays, Special Gifts, Moon Charts and Diaries for 2017….Newsletter

Maisie BateMusings, Newsletters

wanted: a circle of sisters

Dearest Sistars, Today I celebrate my youngest sons 4th Birthday! He’s excited about having an outdoor party with baked potatoes and a fire….and his new party game “The Lucky Box” (similar to pass the parcel…except lucky dip style!) We are wishing for dry weather this afternoon! It’s certainly getting chilly here in the beautiful Pembrokeshire countryside and soup and snuggling … Read More

Menarche “Catch Up” Ceremony for Women

Rachael HertogsMenarche, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

What’s a “catch up” ceremony? In Gail Burkett’s Gifts From The Elders and Nine Passages books she speaks about the importance of women holding young girls, creating girls groups and circles, celebrating rites of passages with girls… But how do we women, who have never been honoured and celebrated, hold girls in this way? How do we move through our … Read More

Making Plans and Celebrating your Menarche

Maisie BateMusings, Newsletters

Dearest Sisters, With Autumn equinox just around the corner, there’s a definite autumnal chill in the air here at Moon Times HQ. We’re busy dreaming up big magic and putting plans in place for next year’s Thirteen Moons Journey. For all of you that love to plan, we’ve got some rather special diaries and calendars in stock so you can … Read More

Celebrating Girls, Zero Waste and Back to School! Newsletter

Maisie BateMusings, Newsletters

Dearest Sistars, I’m still processing the amazing, powerful and emotional weekend I just shared with 12 mothers and girls….we had such a special time together and even the weather gods shone on us! One mother shared her experiences of the weekend with us: “What peacefulness, gentleness, acceptance and love from beautiful women and beautiful land. Having my daughter held, seen and … Read More

Thirteen Moons Journey 2017

Rachael HertogsMenarche, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Next Journey Starts April 2017…..   This years Thirteen Moons journey will guide women though the Nine Passages /Life Spiral of womanhood, as well as including menstrual recapitulation, shamanic drum making, rites of passage ceremonies, meditation, Red Tent and Moon Lodge wisdom, Sacred Scars*, journaling, circling, chanting, crafting, touching nature, staying up to watch the sunrise, all night vigil and connecting … Read More