Category: Rites Of Passage

Period Workshop
What is Menarche and why is it important?
Did you know that a girl’s first period is called menarche - mi-NAR-kee. Men derived from Latin mensis (month), which in turn relates to the Greek mene (moon). Arche derives from Greek arkhē (beginning). Our ancestors knew just how much we worked with the moons cycles. If you don’t have a period, either have not yet sta ...