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

Moon Time Support….

Rachael CrowMenstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

I’m lucky to have a few wonderful neighbours who are happy to chat all things “Moon Time” with me….often this is all we talk about!! A common topic is how, as mothers, we can get some “me time” around our moon time…. we came up with a few ideas… Create a “red box”…. this box would hold things to entertain … Read More

Half Term….balancing work and mama time….Newsletter

Maisie BateMoon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings, Newsletters, Workshops

Dearest Sisters, It’s half term and I’m balancing being a mama, crafting, writing, packing up orders and preparing for my Thirteen Moons Samhain vigil this weekend…luckily I’m in my ‘Summer phase’ in my cycle…so it’s all possible! I’m so looking forward to circling with my group; connecting with the ancestors and silent time on the land! Our Red Tent group … Read More

Drumming, what’s it all about?

Rachael CrowMoon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings, Workshops

Lots of women ask me why they might ‘need’ a drum….. My passion is connecting women to their cycles and through their cycles they become connected to the Earth Mother…for we mirror her seasons in our wombs. Through your drum you can connect deeply to your inner wisdom (during your moon time is a perfect time to try this) and … Read More

Menarche “Catch Up” Ceremony for Women

Rachael CrowMenarche, 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

Gateway to Menopause….Standing at the Threshold to Wise Woman

Rachael CrowMenstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Gateway to Menopause….Standing at the Threshold to Wise Woman- Rachael Crow As a woman who has been working with my cycle for most of my adult years, with a particular passion for celebrating women- young and old…I was noticing a fear arising in me about menopause….I wasn’t really sure what it would bring, not many women where speaking about it, … Read More

Thirteen Moons Journey 2017

Rachael CrowMenarche, 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