Go with the flow

Carrie JordanLife Design

In the past couple of days, I had the pleasure of chatting with two artist friends who have been in the field of graphic design and illustration for many years. Eric and Lynn. Lynn started her career working as an illustrator for fashion catalogues, then moved into art direction for a large toy company and travelled the world. Now, she … Read More

Why 30 is not the new 20

Carrie JordanLife Design, Womens Wisdom

“Claiming your 20s is one of the simplest, yet most transformative things you can do for your work, for love, for your happiness, maybe even for the world.” — Meg Jay PhD

How to thrive in your 20s

Carrie JordanLife Design

The voice constantly asking “am I doing this right?” doesn’t stop throughout life. This is what I have learned so far.

In pursuit of simplicity

Carrie JordanShamanism

In today’s day and age, it is hard to find a moment of solitude. Everything is easy. Easy transportation, easy communication, easy entertainment, easy and fast food. To live a mindful life takes an extra step to sometimes avoid the ease with which you can skip some steps and get more done. However, the beauty of life is usually found … Read More

Digging and blooming

Carrie JordanShamanism

The name “January” is derived from the name of the Roman god, Janus, the masculinized form of Anna Perenna, the goddess of the coming year as well as all the years before and all the years ahead. Like Anna, Janus looks into the past and future at the same time. This makes January a great time to examine where we … Read More

The Importance of Optimism

Carrie JordanLife Design, Shamanism

Optimism is really a way of life or a path; and if you fall off of it, it can be like a downward spiral. Our lives are not written in the stars; I really believe that we manifest our own lives and that which we focus on, no matter if it is good or bad, becomes a reality. That’s why … Read More

Healing and grounding foods for health

Carrie JordanWomens Wisdom

Photo Source  I have had a nasty cold for about a week now, and in the past I have found that a good way to help your body recover is by grounding both with root vegetables and grounding foods like chocolate (not too much sugar though!) and nuts. I have been making huge pots of what I call Root Soup … Read More