Celebrating the ancient Celts

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom

The Seer, From The Wildwood Tarot Deck

The ancient Celts of Ireland, Wales, and Scotland were pagan people of the earth. The ancient druids were well respected members of society—poet-priests and -priestesses who studied divination, magic, astrology, theology, nature, music, poetry…and much more. The Celts lived by the cycles of the seasons, the movement of the planets. This explains why celtic poetry is full of the intensity of … Read More

Life without plastic: How to reduce your plastic use

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom

how to reduce your plastic use: life without plastic

Some of the most-found items that are found on beaches and in the ocean are plastic water bottles, cutlery, and straws. I’ve been carrying these items around in my purse so that I don’t contribute to the plastic waste…when we decide to stop using plastic, we realize how it is in everything. It is hard to get away from. And of course, plastic is … Read More

Information integration for book worms

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom

A wisdom keeper is hungry for wisdom, that’s for sure! As a former book-devourer myself, I see lots of people in our conscious community reading a lot of the same books. Are we really taking in the information as part of our being, or just parroting what we read? In the video I talk about how to integrate the information we … Read More

Respecting the elements: Water

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom

This leaf gathering drops reminded me just how sacred water is. It’s easy to take it for granted because it flows so easily through our faucets. So much water is wasted in our society… Building a relationship with the four elements invites a lot of gratitude. I often thank the water while I’m showering. When I fill my water bottle at … Read More

Halloween Ritual

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom

Halloween, or Samhain as we call it for cross-quarter holidays, is a sacred day where we honor our ancestors. We honor their wisdom, we honor our oldest ancestors, the elements (air, fire, water, earth) because we are made of them. We are made of the DNA of our ancestors and they have passed their traumas, their lessons, and their stories … Read More

Medicine keepers of the city

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom

I was getting off the bus and getting my mail, pondering the medicine keepers of the city. It can be a challenge to be a medicine keeper in the city. We belong in the wilderness. We want to live in the backcountry, maybe in a cabin deep in the woods or the mountains with a fire burning and a slower … Read More

What were your kid dreams?

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom, Feminine Leadership

What did you dream you could be as a kid? An artist? An archaeologist? A secret agent? What did you dream of doing while you were in college, preparing to enter the “real world”? Have you “gotten there” yet? It’s a trip to look back and remember what your plan or your dream was…because often our plan doesn’t work quite … Read More

Mother Mary, Our Lady of Guadalupe

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom, Feminine Leadership

I went to Austin, Texas a couple of weeks ago with my girl friends and loved it! It is a beautiful city with lots of swimming holes, live music and dancing, friendly people, and of course amazing Mexican food. The Mexican influence is clear and I loved seeing the beautiful little shrines and altars for the Holy Mother, Our Lady … Read More

Shamanic Skills Workshop for Connecting with Your Guides

Carrie JordanEarth Wisdom

Open Inspired Living in Boulder, CO

You’re invited!! Shamanic skills workshop  Sunday, January 31 @ 11 A.M.-1 P.M. Open Inspired Living: 1655 Folsom St (across from McGuckin’s) Boulder, CO We’ll discuss our connection with the land, healing ourselves, and working with the guides who have been with us since we were born. Shamanism is an ancient spiritual and healing tradition, found on nearly every continent. There is evidence of … Read More