Feng Shui Articles

We’re closing in on the end of the year. This typically begins a time of frenzy as holidays approach and we get ready for the Western year, and the Chinese year (Feb), to change. Then it seems all of the sudden we are thrust into...

Recently a friend invited me to the new condominium she had just purchased. It was on the 9th floor and overlooked the Minneapolis skyline and some of our city lakes. The view was breathtaking for sure. It was quite a commanding position from which to...

In my previous life (before my 6’7” husband was in the picture), I typically drove small convertible sports cars. The inconvenience of having a small car like that in the winter was offset by the delightful experience of driving my convertible around in the summer....

I remember when I was first learning about Feng Shui I bought books, read articles, and began moving things around. Energy started shifting and things started happening! I remember wondering at what point, if any, I should hire someone. At the time, things were going well...

Those of us in Feng Shui celebrate both the Western New Year and the Chinese New Year. In Chinese astrology, every year is identified with one of 12 animals (Rat, Ox, Tiger, etc.) and one of 5 Elements (Fire, Earth, Metal, Water, Wood). On February...

PHEW! I think for most of us, 2020 was a year not to be forgotten. The pandemic shifted many of our priorities and several of us had to shift gears in multiple ways. As we look towards the beginning of the new Western Year, this...

The dragon is a legendary creature that has taken on various meanings depending on the culture in which they are portrayed. In Western cultures, they are viewed as monsters that breathe fire and hoard treasures in caves. In China and East Asia, however, the dragon...

For those of us with school-aged kids, this year looks a bit different for back to school. There are a variety of scenarios: distance learning, in person full time, hybrid (in-person some days, distance learning the others), and homeschooling. Adding that many of us are...

In Feng Shui, one of the most important features (if not THE most important feature) is the front door. We refer to it as the mouth of ch’i----a place where opportunities, positive energy, good luck and prosperity, to name a few, enter the home. We...