At birth, women inherit their father’s family name, and at marriage, women take on their husbands family name. Women don’t have their own lineage name.
*this does not apply to ALL women. Some women have their own name, but don’t pass it onto their children. Some women have their own name and do pass it on to their children.
A not so long, long time ago…….
Women didn’t have their own bank accounts
Women couldn’t own their own home
Women couldn’t own land
Women couldn’t vote
Women couldn’t do certain jobs
Women got married, would go and live with their husbands family, take their husbands family name and give their children their husband’s family name.
Women have their own bank accounts
Women own their own homes
Women own land
Women can vote
Women can do any job
Women get married and take their husbands name and give their children their husband’s family name.
Is this last one out of date?
In this episode, I explore this sensitive topic and question if, in 2020 this ‘norm’ is still relevant, and if so, what’s effect is it having on the empowerment (or not) of women?
What are we saying to our daughters and sons with this pattern? what message are are passing on?
What’s the alternative?
Track your menstrual cycle: A downloadable PDF to track your menstrual cycle.
Stress, Trauma & Womb Healing: Getting to the root of all forms of stress & trauma to safely process out the root pain that causes life-interfering defense responses to form. Inc. early attachment work, one’s own in-utero and birth experience, menstrual cycle symptoms, fears / patterns that keeping looping around and generational / past life resolution.
A medicine poem: I’m standing at the edge of a lake The warm water lapping at my feet. My menstruating years on the bank on which I’m standing.
This is a Medicine Poem. The words come with an energy with the intention of shifting consciousness. Become the poem and see where it takes you…
These are some of the key ways I support the health and vitality of my menstrual cycle with nutrition.