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New Year 2017 Quick Tips

At the end of the year, whether you celebrate Chinese New Year or not, there are a few things you can do to allow for “clean chi” to enter your home, office or wherever for a fresh start to the upcoming year: DECLUTTER!  I say it a lot, but particularly now, it’s a wonderful way […]

It’s “Hungry Ghosts Month”!

It’s “Hungry Ghosts Month”!  Here’s the deal: The seventh month of the Chinese calendar year is considered Hungry Ghosts Month. The dates this year are August 7th through September 4th. Hungry Ghosts Month is when it is believed the spirits and souls of the dead who are in their stage of “limbo” and can occupy […]

Feng Shui Within: Feng Shui and Fitness

*** Please consult with your doctor before taking on any kind of new physical activity. *** When most people think of Feng Shui, they immediately think of energy (Chi), furniture placement, changing colors and patterns, de-cluttering even the interactions of the five elements. They may consider their external surroundings such as gardens and landscaping; or […]

Smudge Spray is Here!

If you are reading this you probably already know how important it is to clear your space of stagnant or negative energies.  Now you don’t have to put up with the smoke to do it!  Earth Home Smudge Spray is an effective alternative to the fire hazard, and keeps the air fresh and clean. It […]

Long Live Cicadas!

After a whopping 17 years of brewing underground, cicadas will emerge this spring in the northeastern United States.  It is said that their numbers will be in the billions!  Yes, BILLIONS, with a B!  They may very well be viewed as pests, but the good news is that they don’t bite or sting, and they […]

What Are You Saving It For???

This is one of those things we all do: save things for just the right “occasion”. Maybe it’s for a holiday, for “company”, for when we have kids, for when we have grand kids, in case we buy a puppy, or there is a zombie apocalypse…. USE IT!  If you cherish it so much to […]

Feng Shui Basics: Clutter Part 4 – “Hidden” Clutter

It’s time for Spring Cleaning! We all know to de-clutter our closets, drawers and cabinets. We’ve been through the basement a hundred times weeding out what we no longer need. We’ve kept clothing to a reasonable capacity in our closets. I’m here to remind you that clearing out old, stagnant items increases the Chi in […]