New version of Menarche a Journey into Womanhood PUBLISHED!!!

RachadminBook Reviews, Menarche, Menstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent

oh, I am soooooo excited to share with you my updated version of my Menarche book! it’s now available WORLD WIDE from CreateSpace  and will be on Moon Times and Amazon very soon!! Do spread the word for me! I have been blessed with some wonderful reviews: “Rachael’s Menarche book is a veritable feast supporting any young woman on her … 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

Womb Blessings, my experience

RachadminMenstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Womb Blessing, My Experience by Rachael Hertogs On the full moon in Feb 2012 I experienced my first Womb Blessing; Miranda Gray’s website had put out an offering to any women to take part in receiving this free distant healing- a ‘Womb Blessing’- the name called to me, I had no idea what it would be, but it called to … Read More

Moon Times Charting Journal sample pages….

RachadminBook Reviews, Menstrual Health, Musings

Ever wondered what is in the journal?    …here are some sample pages… Moon Times® Cycle Charting Journal For women who want to chart their cycle naturally: Includes information on your cycle, your hormonal changes throughout the month, natural methods to chart your fertility and has a 400 page journal to guide you through your cycle! Set includes a moon calendar and moon … Read More

In Search of ‘Natural’ Contraception

RachadminMenstrual Health, Musings

Unedited version of the article published in issue 30 of Juno Magazine I feel let down by medical contraception, doctors ‘sell’ it to you as a simple and convenient way to enjoy sex without getting pregnant, well that certainly hasn’t been my experience. If I asked my doctor about ‘Natural Contraception’ her response would be that the dose of hormones … Read More

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