Regular Posts Tagged : ‘menopause’
Having roused the ancient mystic, healer and tribal elder in me, I am on the journey towards Cronehood, and I love it. Caryn Franklyn
3 months ago 0
Posted in: Menopause

  Written by Caryn Franklyn first published by Refinery29  “Your boat is on a very choppy sea,” said Maryann knowingly. She is one of the select older and wiser women in my life, who got me through a turbulent period, back there. I was recounting my story to her with my head in my hands. Life had suddenly become very confusing. Continuing the travel analogy, one minute I was cruising a marvelously lit highway in a 4×4. The next, without noticing, [...]

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Welcome to your new beginning. Amy Raphael checks into a ‘menopause retreat’ – the latest trend in rejuvenation holidays
4 months, 3 weeks ago 0
Posted in: Featured, Press, Retreats

We sit outside overlooking the sea. Twelve women in our 40s and 50s, discussing our journeys to the East Sussex coast. We’ve travelled from across the country and have one thing in common: we are all peri-menopausal and have come to the three-day Menoheaven retreat at Florence House at Seaford. It is run by Tania Smith (nutritionist Amelia Freer’s PA) and Paula Gallardo (a yoga teacher and doula who also co-runs the Refugee Community Kitchen in Calais), and their vision [...]

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Happy Birthday Mamaheaven
3 years, 2 months ago 0
Posted in: Blog

It will be hard to narrow down the most important things that I have learnt in the ten glorious years of caring, guiding and listening to new mums at our Mamaheaven Retreats. As founder of Mamaheaven, the most extraordinary element that has stood out and made Mamaheaven such a unique and wonderful experience for both the mothers and ourselves has been the Mamaheaven team. A wonderful group of women that magically came together to create little moments of bliss, care, [...]

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Julia Behrens, Herbalist
6 years, 10 months ago 0
Posted in: Practitioners

Julia Behrens is a qualified practitioner in Herbal Medicine with a degree from the College of Phytotherapy in Hailsham graduating with honours in 2000. A member of the College of Practising Phytotherapists (MCPP) and with diplomas in Nutrition & Therapeutic Massage Julia has taught at the School of Herbal Medicine, lectured at East London and Westminster University, consulted for the WWF and Neal’s Yard and runs a range of courses in Herbal Medicine. 

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