Holidays

Clutter and Overwhelm Go Hand in Hand

Clutter and Overwhelm Go Hand in Hand. If you’ve got clutter in your surroundings, you’ve got overwhelm somewhere in your life – I’ll bet money on it.   You are a product of your environment. That’s just the way it is. What’s going on in your home and workplace is a direct correlation of what’s […]

Holiday Decor with feng shui

Happy Holidays Everyone!  I get these questions every year about holiday decor, so I thought I would share again 🙂 Now is the time of year when you can temporarily add all kinds of chi-enhancing things to your home and no one thinks a thing of it!  Need wood in the Family gua to have […]

Be the Change You Want to See in the New Year!

There’s a whole lotta change a comin’. But that should be no surprise. Every moment is different no matter how hard you try to deny it. And after a collection enough of “moments,” we proclaim it a NEW YEAR, and then do it all over again – usually with a few New Year’s resolutions announced.  […]

Feng Shui Tips for Sanity with Holiday Prep

1. If you don’t have one already, create a little quiet space to refresh yourself and keep your sanity. It could be a whole room or it could be the space under the stairs. Use this space for organizing upcoming temporary events or for simply escaping the noise. Place something there that makes you smile. […]

Preparing for Fall with Feng Shui – Keep the Invitation Open

A hint of fall is in the air, I can feel it. This is a time of transition between the bright, hot “yang-ness” of summer and the darker, cooler yin days of winter. I’ve got a pumpkin growing in the garden that’s looking to be a fine specimen jack-o-lantern decoration for my front porch. When […]

Feng Shui Tips For the 4th of July

I thought I’d share a couple of tips for the upcoming holiday weekend. When I think of the 4th of July I think of not just our country’s independence, but of all the more contemporary iconic symbols we associate with it; firecrackers, outdoor parties, and red, white, and blue. So, for a FUNg-shuied holiday: 1. […]

17 Shades of “Welcome” – What is Your Front Door Saying About You?

As the trick-or-treaters prepare their offense, you might want to counter attack by changing the  level of welcome at your place. Here’s my interpretation of what these houses are saying to the kids (and any other opportunity in life for that matter):                           […]

Time to Sift and Regift! Get Rid of the Holiday Clutter – “Stupid-to-you” Gifts!!

If you are prone to guilt – hold onto your hats…this next statement may blow it right off your head! This week, is deadline week. The deadline is regarding everything you received as a gift over the holidays, AS WELL AS everything you purchased for yourself during the holiday season. If you have not: used […]

Improve Manifesting Odds for New Years Resolutions

Question: Do you have any tips for manifesting New Year’s Resolutions? Answer: Yes, I do! Do NOT just say it. Write it down! Make it real by dreaming about completing it and then WRITE it down on paper. My best advice is to write a story about what it’s going to be like once you […]

The Power of Yielding During Holiday Gatherings

There is an ancient game that I learned years ago while studying tai chi called “Push Hands.” It is all about feeling when you are in a yin or yang movement – while your feet are anchored in one place and you are palm to palm.  The goal is to knock your opponent off balance […]