[guest post] Red Tent Retreat in Germany with DeAnna Lam

RachadminGuest Writings, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent

A Red Tent Retreat Women’s inspiration, renewal, and transformation Women are fed a diet of negativity about their menstrual cycle from a very young age. Since most women were never welcomed into womanhood, their “Inner Maiden” is left inside often embarrassed, ashamed, or afraid. As a result, many women view menstruation as a “nuisance,” “bother,” or “the curse,” thereby giving … Read More

[guest post] finding gentler sanitary protection

RachadminGuest Writings, Menstrual Health, Musings

Finding gentler sanitary protection: a personal story by Caroline Cole (see her blog Stone Age Parenting) The seeds of change I stumbled upon eco-menstrual products after giving birth to my son in 2010. In the birthing centre I remember worrying about the number of postnatal sanitary towels I was using, which lay stacked up in a small bin in the … Read More

Great Rites of Passage film “The Year Dolly Parton was my Mom”

RachadminMenarche, Musings

I watched this film last night (we subscribe to The Spiritual Cinema Circle and this was March’s feature film) I totally wasnt expecting it to be an amazing rites of passage film! The film is described “It’s 1976 and Elizabeth is a painfully average suburban 11-year-old awaiting her adolescence when she discovers her whole life has been a lie. With … Read More

Join Moon Times at the Danu Dance of Life Camp

RachadminMenarche, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Danu Dance of Life Weekend Festival for Women & Girls July 20th – 23th 2012 Would you like to come to a weekend camp in the Herefordshire countryside dedicated to women and girls? Campfires, talking circles, singing, crafts, healing, dancing, drumming, sound healings, yoga, and many more wonderful activities. A space to be inspired, nurtured, and to deepen the bonds … Read More