Monthly Archives: February 2012

Garden Feng Shui

erics pool 2    When most people think of Feng Shui, they think of the inside of a building, but the truth is, Feng Shui is everywhere, all the time.  Feng Shui is a system by which we can analyze the features in any environment and determine whether or not that space is going to feel right.  When we apply Feng Shui principles to our exterior surroundings as well as our interiors, we are creating a natural environment that is inspiring and supportive to our goals and desires.     Whether you are a gardener or not, here are ten quick tips you can use to make the most of your outdoor areas.
1. Optimize your front yard. Your spirits should rise when you arrive home. If that isn’t the case, attend to anything in the front that makes you feel frustrated, tired, depressed or irritable. How you feel when you first see your home influences the way you feel and what you experience inside. Continue reading

Feng Shui for Love and Romance

Feng Shui is a wonderful tool for freeing up the energy in your life so things will flow more smoothly. While it (unfortunately) can’t solve all romantic woes, it can help create a most positive environment for love to grow. Whether you are single and looking for a relationship or already involved with someone, Feng Shui can help you increase the positive flow of energy for love and romance. Below are ten tips to get you started.
1. Locate the Southwest portion of your home. Find the location where the Southwest meridian point intersects the wall of your home. If you don’t know how to do this, you’ll find easy-to-follow directions in my book, Feng Shui that Makes Sense. This is your “Love and Romance” location. The element for the Southwest is earth (rock, stone, tile, etc.). One of the easiest ways to bring stone into this area is by adding a pair of Rose Quartz hearts in the Southwest area. The rose quartz hearts are available for sale HERE. You can also use regular stones, items made from earth like ceramic, pottery, cement, quartz, granite, etc. Statuary and figurines made of earth are nice too. Remember that in feng shui, and especially in the romance section, we like to have things grouped in “pairs” so be sure to have two items made of earth in this area instead of one.
2. Choose artwork carefully. In order to enhance romance, choose artwork that Continue reading