It’s all blooming at Moon Times! … Newsletter

MoonTimesMusings, Newsletters

Warm greetings sisters! With the powerful equinox-eclipse-supermoon last week everything is buzzing here at Moon Times HQ! And everything is bursting into life outside as well, fantastic! Community Red Tent Auction & Raffle The Community Red Tent Auction went incredibly well, we made over £1000! Thank you so much to all those who donated items and to all who took part. … Read More

Tampons, what’s the alternative?

MoonTimesAunt Flo Answers, Menstrual Health

So you like the convenience of tampons over pads, but you don’t like the chemicals?  So what’s the alternative? Well, actually there are three alternatives so there is bound to be something that will work for you. Menstrual Sponge Menstrual/moon sponges are natural sea sponges that can be inserted just like a tampon.  Women have been using sea sponges in … Read More

Ditch The Disposables 2015!

RachadminMenstrual Health

Once again Moon Times will be joining in the #ditchthedisposables campaign this year and I’m really excited that Tamsin has come on board with me to support homeless women in the UK by providing them with menstrual cups! This is a campaign close to my heart as I spent some time in my early 20’s being homeless with 2 young … Read More

If you only make one New Years resolution …

MoonTimesMenstrual Health, Musings

…let it be making the switch to re-usable menstruation pads and products and here’s why…. Disposable products are full of chemicals and toxins that are bad for you and bad for the environment.  Manufacturers are under no obligation to let you know what they have made your pads with on their packaging.  Wouldn’t you rather know what your putting on … Read More

We wish you a Merry Xmas….Moon Times Newsletter

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Hello lovely ones, So this is my last newsletter for 2014, just before we all start winding down for the festive season. At least I hope it is a winding down and not a winding up for you! Seasonally speaking this is definitely a time for going inward, taking stock, resting and preparing in the winter months until spring comes … Read More

Does your Moontime know its Xmas?….. Newsletter

MoonTimesMusings, Newsletters

Hello My Lovelies Well I don’t think it can be denied any longer that Xmas (or Solstice depending on your preference) is just around the corner now.  I’m sure your fed up with being bombarded with bad Xmas music and flashing lights everywhere you go.  Here at Moon Times we won’t assault your senses but we can offer you some … Read More

Time to Ditch the Disposables?!… Newsletter

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Greetings Dear Ones, The weather is definitely turning on us at last, the temperatures are much cooler and you can’t help but notice that Xmas is suddenly around the corner!  Don’t forget we have a gifts section in the shop, but to be fair almost everything we sell would make a great gift for the natural woman! Our involvement in … Read More

Releasing the old, calling in the new…. Newsletter

MoonTimesMusings, Newsletters

Greetings Sisters! Samhain is upon us!  The ending and the beginning of the Celtic year. A liminal time when the veil between the worlds is thin, we may feel our ancestors are close.  A time for releasing all your old ‘stuff’ from the year that is ending and a chance to call in something new that can germinate in the … Read More

Is your period making you skint?

MoonTimesMenstrual Health, Musings

Disposable sanitary towels are a relatively modern product, first produced in 1896, they didn’t really become popular till the 1920’s, which is also when the first commercially available tampons went on sale in the US. Before that women used cloths or rags which they washed and re-used! On average a woman will use around 17,000 disposable menstrual products in her … Read More