The Ghetto Tarot

The Ghetto Tarot is a photographic interpretation of the well-known traditional Rider-Waite-Smith Tarot deck. Set in the Haitian ghetto, these fresh scenes were inspired by those originally created in 1909 by the artist Pamela Colman-Smith. The Ghetto Tarot scenes were replicated by award winning photographer Alice Smeets with the assistance of a group of Haitian…

the Shadowland Tarot Deck review

Have you ever been like ‘meh’ about a deck but then it turns out to be the best thing ever !?! That pretty much sums up my review thanks for reading! lol Just kidding… But seriously, this one is a bit outside of my norm with decks but I was overly surprised at how amazing…

the Alchemical Visions Tarot review

Wooooo…… So much to say about this deck and I am NOT smart enough to say it! lol See… I’m a simple Squirrel! So some things are just WAY too far over my head. But that’s OK! Not everything I have to understand 100% in order to appreciate it! …that’s my exact feelings about the…

5 Quick Tips on How to Learn Tarot

Hey Squirrel Fam and welcome back to the Squirrel Nest! 🙂 Today I’m giving you 5 quick tips on how to learn tarot! We all love simple tips and tricks in order to help us improve certain skills in our lives. Things can be extremely overwhelming because of all the information out there. I feel…

Spirit Within Tarot

The Spirit Within Tarot by Steven Bright is a 78 card tarot deck that although I wasn’t initially attracted to turned out to be such a wonderful deck. This is a classic case of looks can be deceiving and I’ll tell you why: The cards come in a durable magnetic box with string and accompanying…

Decks LEAVING my collection- Tarot PURGE

Hey what’s up Squirrel Family, Pappa Squirrel here aka Brian 🙂 For those of you that know I’m a planner, always thinking ahead. This morning I was having my coffee and planning my content for the future, anxiety raising at the thought of my next tarot deck collection video. At this point I have basically…

Tarot Journaling- my process, resources and inspiration

So it’s been a long time since I’ve made a tarot journal video and I know quite a few of you really have enjoyed this series, which I want to continue. I am the type of person that prefers for things to happen organically, I don’t want to force anything when it’s not there. Creativity…

the Top 10 Mistakes new tarot readers make

As a new tarot reader it can be very overwhelming when trying to learn all the things! I wish we could just download information into our brains like that scene in the Matrix and be done. Wouldn’t learning be so much easier that way? lol Although the learning process can be stressful it doesn’t have…

Oriens Tarot review

The Oriens Tarot by Ambisun is recently makings its grand debut in the world. A Kickstarter project brought to life is slowly making its way to backers and being seen. I’ve got mixed feelings on it but let’s just dive in… The box is a durable magnetic closure box with gold foil inlay, no guidebook…

Modern Witch Tarot

The Modern Witch Tarot by Lisa Sterle is a 78 card deck in a quality two piece durable box accompanied by an embroidered tarot bag. This deck had been on my wishlist for quite some time, so it’s finally nice to welcome her into my collection! One thing that Pappa ALWAYS pays attention to is…