Pre Menstrual Kindness

Rachael CrowMenstrual Health, Musings

Back in 2013 I wrote a blog post called “Take a Sacred Day Each Month” and as I’ve moved into my peri-menopause journey it’s become even more important to give myself much more self care and self kindness premenstrually. Whilst taking time out (if possible) is a good practice during your moon time, if you suffer from premenstrual symptoms, this … Read More

Guest Post “I Opted Out Of Surgery: Here Are 7 Things I Did For My Endometriosis Instead”

Rachael CrowGuest Writings

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I Opted Out Of Surgery: Here Are 7 Things I Did For My Endometriosis Instead This article is by Mizan practitioner Gemma Barry Endometriosis changed my life…for the better It may be hard to believe this statement, but hear me out. I was diagnosed with endometriosis last year—along with adenomyosis, fibroids, and an ovarian cyst. And I want to say this … Read More

Moon- Pause…..Newsletter

Rachael CrowMusings

Hello Beautiful Sisters, How has your half term holiday been? It was such a treat to have the sunshine! We spent a lot of time outside in the garden, at the beach and hanging out with friends. It feels like summer has begun early! I also launched my Broken Basket Woman, moon-pause teachings and it’s been lovely to have a … Read More

Recipe- Healthy Cacao Bites

Rachael CrowMenopause

Cycle day 6, inner spring. My inner girl wants chocolate biscuits! My hearth goddess (see pic above) watches over me and guides me to make tasty nutritious foods…. And for those of us in perimenopause it’s really important we look after our health which means having a good diet!! So here’s my raw ultra nutritious cacoa bites… I blended some … Read More

The Journey

Rachael CrowMenopause, Musings, Workshops

While I was away on the Welsh Isle of Enlli I attended a short writing workshop hosted by the “artists in residence” who were a group of poets, writers and photographers. We took part in a few different writing warm up practices- one of them in which we were given a paper boat and we wrote where we were going … Read More

Island Life…….Newsletter

Rachael CrowMenopause, Newsletters, online teachings, products, Workshops

Hello dear ones! I’m in post Bardsey bliss after the most beautiful week away on Bardsey Isle- Enlli in Welsh 🙂 There was no electricity, nor hot running water- definitely no wifi so it was a weeks immersion into nature. (also a risk of the winds whipping up and being stranded!! Luckily it didn’t happen but I don’t think I … Read More

Broken Basket Woman

Rachael CrowMenopause, Musings, online teachings

Standing at the threshold of what our society labels ‘menopause’ can be a lonely and scary time. Something is changing, we are slowly wrapping ourselves in our cocoons and preparing for the Initiation into Wise Woman, knowing we will emerge as something different, a beautiful butterfly…but sitting inside the soup of the cocoon, in a place of limbo, a void … Read More

Women Share their Words to Describe the Inner Seasons…

Rachael CrowMenstrual Health

#innerspring #preovulation women share words about the post bleed/ pre ovulation phase of thier cycle….. #innersummer #ovulation Some words shared by women about this time in thier cycle… See how some women feel powerful and they can take on the world at this time while others feel anxious and overwhelmed? This is why it’s important to know your own cycle, … Read More