Welcome to the Purple Tent

Rachael CrowGuest Writings, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Welcome to the PURPLE TENT: a new, visionary space, birthed by my colleague DeAnna L’am, as a place for our Wisdom Years! This is the NEXT STEP after the Red Tent… While in the Red Tent women bleed together, rest, renew, and simply BE… in the Purple Tent – women practice their Inner Power, embody FREEDOM, and dare to be … Read More

Changing Woman Mandala

Rachael CrowGuest Writings, Menarche, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent

new on our Moon Times shop– Changing Woman Mooncycle Mandala By Hannah Gwawr This beautifully illustrated chart is a visual journey to assist with the remembering of and re-connection to the ancient mysteries and wisdom of the divine feminine and the Moonlodge. A womans nature is cyclical and rhythmical, within our cycle are archetypes of the Goddess/feminine energies which we … Read More

Experiencing such beauty in a different culture

Rachael CrowMoon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

I’m landing back from my yoga holiday and the cultural experiences I had over there…..I have to say my highlight of the week was my visit to the Hammam where I was scrubbed within an inch of my life! I’ve never been so clean! It was actually a very emotional experience being rubbed with henna, soap, mud and a scrubbing … Read More

Prepare the journey toward menopause, and learn to Embody your Wisdom in full Freedom and Joy!

Rachael CrowMenstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings, Newsletters

Dear sisters, A Native American saying proclaims: “At her first bleed a woman meets her power. During her bleeding years she practices it. At menopause she BECOMES it.” My colleague DeAnna L’am made a life study of this journey and she wants to share it with you freely… When you started menstruating – you probably weren’t welcomed, honored, or celebrated… … Read More

Autumn Weavings in our Women and Girls Lodge

Rachael CrowMenarche, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

This month our focus in our lodge has been the Autumn Equinox…sharing the harvest and giving thanks! So we decided the perfect way to celebrate with our Women and Girls Lodge would be to make soup of our vegetable harvest…which everyone helped with the chopping and stirring on the fire! We collected wild berries to make into a delicious jam, … Read More

Menstrual Healing

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

Back in July I posted about my Menstrual Staff, well since then the process has become much deeper and more healing than I could ever have imagined! I decided that I would consciously tune into each strip of 12/13 rags at the age I would have been at that time, so I began with a strip that represented my first … Read More

Women and Girls Lodge- Pembrokeshire

Rachael CrowMenarche, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Workshops

…..and the women of the Red tent gathered….but this time they brought their daughters…. Dear Sister, Does your heart sing when you sit in a circle of women? Do you feel you are part of the earth, part of the whole? Do you believe all beings need to be treated with respect? Do you want to walk down a path … Read More

Helping you to prepare for her first period

MoonTimesMenarche, Moon Lodge/Red Tent

As you may know, here at Moon Times we are passionate about helping reclaim womens rites of passage, especially Menarche.  The way a young woman is supported at the time of her menarche can have long reaching effects on her life as she grows into womanhood.   As a mother you might be wondering where to begin to help her … Read More