Have you read my Menarche book?

RachadminMenarche, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Those of you who have my Menarche book- I’d love your comments, feedback on it….was there anything you thought of that should be included that wasn’t? more pictures, photos, art? I am updating the front cover- to a beautiful photo of a young girl emerging from a red tent and thought I may as well re-edit it at the same … Read More

Menarche- a Journey into Womanhood

RachadminMenarche, Menstrual Health, Musings

Menarche- a Journey into Womanhood Published in Juno Magazine issue 20, Spring 2010, and an excerpt from the book  ‘Menarche a Journey into Womanhood’ by Rachael Hertogs. Rites of passage have begun to reappear in our society as we recognise the importance of honouring our young people and guiding them gently into adulthood. Ceremonies, vision quests, men’s and women’s lodges, … Read More

Menarche in Schools

RachadminMenstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Menarche Work in Primary Schools (written 2005) Imagine a school that embraced Celebrating Menarche- a school that invited mothers of young girls to come and talk openly about the changes women face in puberty, to honour their daughters rite of passage and explore their own journey with their moon flow, a school that promoted eco sanitary wear and allowed their … Read More