Who are Your Allies?

Rachael CrowMenarche, Menopause, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent

For those of us who have been pioneers in the menstrual health field its been a lonely journey for the last 20 years, and it’s been vital for my sanity to have friends who ‘get it’ and support my work, but even with friends who are cycle literate, not many really dive deep and live by their cycle. So then … Read More

Our first on-line teachings!!! Red Girl

Rachael CrowMenarche, Workshops

        Red Girl (Mid Girl & Menarche Passages)  How many girls are taught that their menstruation is her power? How would your relationship to your cycle have been different if you had been celebrated at menarche? What if society was set up to support women living by their cycle instead of encouraging us to ignore it, medicate … Read More

Books I read in 2017

Rachael CrowBook Reviews, Menarche, Menopause, Menstrual Health, Musings

I love having books recommended to me, so I thought you might like to have a peek into some of the books I read in 2017… In no particular order! I just LOVE that this book exists! Its a great one to share in your red tent, mum and daughter group and womens circles, the old fashioned ads will have … Read More

Why “Catch Up Ceremonies” are Important…

Rachael CrowMenarche, Musings, Workshops

Having taken many, many women through ‘catch up ceremonies’- whether they are birth, mid girl, menarche, leaving home, closing the bones, croning….whatever ceremony or ritual it might be, the response is always “THAT WAS POWERFUL!” ….and then there’s the positive after effects! For women who have taken part in a menarche ceremony and reconnected to their maiden self, its huge! … Read More

Womens “Catch Up” Ceremony, Bristol, Feb 2018

Rachael CrowMenarche, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Workshops

A womens “catch up” ceremony: the opportunity to revisit your mid girl and menarche thresholds, gently holding, listening and creating space for healing we will witness each other in sacred space. The Bristol Goddess Temple February 4th 2018, 10-5 pm, Cost £65 *limited places* (early bird price £55 if booked by 14 Nov) all bookings must be received by Dec 21st … Read More

Deepening Woman Workshops

Rachael CrowMenarche, Menstrual Health, Workshops

DEEPENING WOMAN Recovering ourselves – holding our future generations in strength. A 4 month journey of healing, prayer, journeying, drumming and deep truth ……helping us to connect with our authentic selves. A circle for women held by Rachael Crow and Angharad Varda at the Red Tent Yurt, Hebron, Carmarthenshire Each day runs 10-5pm Oct 21st, Nov 18th, Dec 16th and … Read More

Mentoring Our Girls…..Newsletter

Rachael CrowMenarche, Musings, Newsletters, products, Workshops

Hello my dears, Last Sunday I was privileged to sit in circle with our Mothers and Daughters Lodge where we explored the cycles of life, the seasons, our Moon Time cycles, Thresholds of Womanhood….all taught through the process of making a beautiful earth altar mandala, creating soft clay figures to gift to the earth and willow spirals to hang in … Read More

The Gifts of Knowing your Cycle

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

Wow, well, I’m home from a Wild Power day with the wonderful Grandmother of Menstruation Alexandra Pope and the exuberant Sjanie Hugo Wurlitzer. Oh how these women (and the women we sat in circle with) inspire me! No matter how many years we’ve been doing “this work”, there are always more layers to peel, more discoveries of the self to … Read More