When the Consultant Consults the Master

2020 has been a year for injuries in our household. Finding myself unable to Feng Shui Floyd, because life is Read More…

Autumnal Equinox and Feng Shui

Fall is my favorite season of the year. It’s warm in the day but cold at night. The earth’s ecliptic is at a lower angle so the light is not as intense, and the colors are beautiful. The earth is crispy.

Masks and Selling – The Struggle is Real

I lived in Sendai, Japan from 1992-1994, working as a conversational English teacher. One of the first things I noticed Read More…

Balancing Elements

Tom and I both grew up in Palos Verdes. We are back, staying with Tom’s parents as we were evacuated Read More…

Floyd’s Floors

So, yesterday the guys finished laying the floors and we moved back upstairs last night! Finally, a bathroom 10 feet Read More…

A worrier’s guide to love in the time of COVID

I’ve always been a worrier. When I met Tom in 6th grade, I was already an experienced worrier. We went Read More…

Showroom Spruce

It’s time for a Showroom Spruce! Check out my 2nd vlog post full of tips for you. Watch:

Bye, Bye Cujo

I’m getting a paint job in my secret room, also known as my Cujo room! Here’s my before and after Read More…

What Homes Reveal

America’s exuberance with “the perfect home” is affirmed by the myriad of pins, boards, blogs and sites dedicated to reaching Read More…

Dreaming of Japan

I’ve been talking about Japan in my last couple of Feng Shui Fridays in reference to their design aesthetic. The Read More…

Wabi Sabi…what?

Wabi Sabi took the interior design community by storm in 2020, and endures in 2021. But what is it and Read More…

Rainbows and Butterflies….and Feng Shui

After my dad passed away, every time I saw a double rainbow, I decided that was him saying “hi.”

6 Feng Shui Tips For 2021

Seasons Greetings! As we enter into 2021, the year of the Metal Ox, there are some Feng Shui tips that Read More…

Here Comes the Metal Ox

2021 ushers in the year of the Metal Ox and we bid adieu to that Metal Rat that literally plagued us in 2020!

A Year of Restoration

2021 ushers in the year of the Metal Ox. This year is supposed to be a year of restoration. Phew! Read More…

Elements and the Visible Planets

I learned today that the 5 elements integral to Feng Shui come from the five observable planets we can see Read More…

Floyd and Stove Position

We have a kitchen!!!!! Yes, a rough stage, but we can cook, wash dishes and we have counters… plywood until Read More…

feng shui book cover - the pillars of destiny

Destiny and the art of learning something new

This is my first book on the list for my course-there are at least a dozen books in my course Read More…

Can Anything Protect Us From 2020?

We have an evil eye above our front door. We got it in Greece in 2012, and, according to legend…,