Acceptance & Surrender

Rachael CrowMenopause, Menstrual Health, Musings

I’ve been posting over on my Instagram about #selflove and #selfkindness which to me feels a huge part of acceptance and surrender. For me, my cycle awareness has taught me a lot about acceptance- especially now I’m in peri-menopause and I just don’t know what’s going on with my cycle! Because I have practiced listening to my womb for so … Read More

Cycle Charting when Life isn’t Supporting You!

Rachael CrowMenopause, Musings

Did any of you see this on my Instagram this week?? Well my cycle is streeeeetching out (day 39 as I type!) and when your cycle does that, well, you can’t just sit around waiting for the blood to come!! Life goes on!! But, I am definitely still feeling highly premenstrual, now and again I slip in to a ‘voidyness’ … Read More

Pre Menstrual Kindness

Rachael CrowMenstrual Health, Musings

Back in 2013 I wrote a blog post called “Take a Sacred Day Each Month” and as I’ve moved into my peri-menopause journey it’s become even more important to give myself much more self care and self kindness premenstrually. Whilst taking time out (if possible) is a good practice during your moon time, if you suffer from premenstrual symptoms, this … Read More