[guest post] Preserving Your Fertility (whether you choose to birth or not)

Rachael CrowBook Reviews, Guest Writings, Menstrual Health

The Art of the Chart and its importance for your natural health and wellbeing Preserving Your Fertility (whether you choose to birth or not) by Lorraine Ferrier Let me guess you’re on the Moon Times site because you’re either an advocate of natural products or perhaps you are researching making the switch for whatever reason – which is great.   You may … Read More

Ask Aunt Flo….I get thrush every month!

Rachael CrowAunt Flo Answers, Menstrual Health

Dear Aunt Flo, I often get a creamy discharge which I’ve been treating with canesten, but it only goes away for a few weeks and then comes back again. Can you offer any advice for me? Thanks Janie. Dear Janie, Since you have only mentioned a “creamy discharge” and no other symptoms (with thrush you get itchiness and soreness around … Read More

Ask Aunt Flo…..Coming off the Pill…..

RachadminAunt Flo Answers, Menstrual Health, Musings

Dear Aunt Flo, I’d like to ask about coming off all hormonal contraception, a place to read positive stories of this maybe, or a book? And learning to know your cycle..natural birth control. Katrina Hi Katrina, wow, thats a big question- but a really good one! I’ll start with recommending 2 books- The Pill Are You Sure Its for You? … Read More

Take a Sacred Day Each Month.

RachadminMenstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Take a Sacred Day Each Month. I see PMT as a modern day disease/dis-ease. In cultures where women are more in tune with nature and their cycles, where they eat ‘real’ (natural) foods, where they work hard but not in offices, not in front of computer screens all day- PMT doesn’t exist! So if we break it down in to … Read More

Sponges for Contraception

RachadminMenstrual Health, Musings

Following on from my Natural Contraception post: I get asked all the time, “if I come off the Pill (remove my implant, IUD, stop my injections) what should I use?” Of course, until your cycle regulates once more (which for some women can be as little as 4 weeks, for others over 1 year) then you definately need to use … Read More

ponders on contraception…

RachadminBook Reviews, Menstrual Health, Musings

Having been reading the Selling of Contraception… (see article here https://www.moontimes.co.uk/blog/2011/06/03/ ) It’s left me wondering how it came to be that women began to hand their health over to men? After a herstory (history) of women healers using their intuition, along come men and science who then take the power (remember the ‘witch’ burning?) and start feeding us drugs and … Read More