What is an archetype?

Carrie JordanLife Design, Womens Wisdom

what is an archetype?

Archetypes are ancient patterns of human consciousness that are ingrained in us rather than something that we developed. We can think of archetypes as psychological patterns that are ingrained in us as human beings. When we understand the degree to which a certain archetype lives inside of us, it helps us to identify the patterns that in our work and … Read More

The Best Everything Of 2017

Carrie JordanWomens Wisdom

Happy new year! I'm reflecting on the best music, books, streaming television shows, and tools for your business of 2017.

Happy new year! I’m reflecting on my favorite stuff from 2017 and I’d love to hear yours in the comments. Best Music/Songs of 2017 Toad Lick by East Forest Dark Necessities by RHCP Mr. Magic by Amy Winehouse Find your cloud by Papadosio Show Yourself by Ayla Nereo Make it Holy by The Staves Gold by Kiiara Lean in by … Read More

How I arrived on the Medicine Path

Carrie JordanLife Design, Shamanism, Womens Wisdom

medicine path

I arrived on the Medicine Path in 2011 after I was sexually assaulted.  I was twenty-three and was consequently blindsided by confusion, shame, depression, somatic dissociation, and disconnection from my intuition. Thankfully, Great Spirit guided me to find my way to a group of sisters. They were willing to help me pick myself up by my bootstraps and begin my … Read More

The key to unleash your sparkle and self expression

Carrie JordanLife Design, Womens Wisdom

The key to unleash your sparkle and self expression

Do you struggle to be seen how you want to be seen? Do you struggle with expressing yourself in a way that truly honors your being? You may be repressing emotions which is preventing you from fully expressing and shining your brilliance in the world. If you think you’re not repressing emotions, I bet you’re wrong! That’s because I thought … Read More

The pervasive nature of emotional repression

Carrie JordanLife Design, Womens Wisdom

Emotional repression is rampant in our society. Think about it: What scenarios is is “ok” to have a big emotional experience? In a therapist’s office behind closed doors. Maybe with your best friend or a family member if you’re lucky. Maybe with your intimate partner. But still, in my experience I have often been “shushed” and “fixed” in these scenarios … Read More

The 3 keys to building your business

Carrie JordanLife Design, Womens Wisdom

On a few occasions, I have received frantic phone calls from potential clients in the midst of launching a business. They are speaking super fast and asking me all kinds of questions: Hello?! Do you do websites? I am so overwhelmed! I need to launch this business and I need all these things! How much do you charge?! …Needless to … Read More

How to enter the flow state of life

Carrie JordanLife Design, Womens Wisdom

At many times in my adult life, I have tried to live according to my own desires rather than what I had been taught by society or familiar patterns. For example, when I graduated from college, I had every intention of owning my own business and freelancing, but without a mentor to help me, I was lost and baffled on … Read More

How to honor your moon cycle

Carrie JordanWomens Wisdom

When you were a little girl, there was no wise old woman who taught you about the secrets of your womb. It probably remained a mystery until your moon cycles began and you started to bleed. And maybe once you started to bleed, you resented it, and the people around you did, too. Because our society perceives menstruation as a … Read More

A new view of jealousy

Carrie JordanLife Design, Womens Wisdom

how to reframe jealousy and envy

We can know that someone is jealous when someone is making fun of us, demeaning us, it seems like they are trying to bring us down a notch. That is often a sign of jealousy, or wanting something that someone else has. We can look at it a few ways—it can be a negative thing, or we can look at it with … Read More