It is a certain that we have to live by rules, create rules, and slather ourselves with rules at every opportunity. At every opportunity, we would roll in piles of rules which are tangible. We like information to be packaged neatly, delivered in measurable doses. Just like a diet and it’s rigid rules, [...]
If you live up here in Maine or, well anywhere in the Northeast you have seen your fair share of brutally cold winters. So as November approaches you wonder how many days of shoveling snow and power outages that you will be forced to deal with. I remember many times as a young man some [...]
Feng shui has always had both a mystical and a practical aspect. Even the mystical aspect has always had a practical purpose: to make life better for the living.
Over the centuries some of the applications of feng shui have changed. They have been extended from the original purpose of situating the tombs of powerful [...]
Modern, simplified feng shui is often associated with the decluttering movement. But in typical commonsense feng shui fashion, it also means keeping the home and surroundings, the office, and the family business in good working order and good repair.
Good maintenance and cleanliness are practical. They are good for business and good for health and [...]
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This morning I had a ton of things to do. I felt that the best multi-tasker on the planet thanks to my clear tv bundle. I got to watch my shows that I watch in the morning. I really was looking forward to catching a segment on the “Today Show” that Martha [...]
Practical feng shui means doing the logical things to assure the security, safety, maintenance, energy efficiency, and functionality of your home. For a house, several of those requirements are met by double-glazed windows.
What do I mean by that? Here are some of the benefits of double-glazed (double-paned) windows:
Energy-efficiency. Windows are one [...]
Moving, or house removals, requires a whole new feng shui analysis and different remedies at the new dwelling place. The decor in your old home or apartment may not be compatible with the new location. Prevent unpleasant surprises by planning in advance.
The moving process itself can be stressful, too, and that is not good [...]
The purpose of feng shui is to enhance a person’s innate luckiness, whether they are born with low, average, or extra good luck. Good luck includes health, wealth, family, and general happiness. Making an extraordinary deal or finding a tremendous bargain that allows one to buy something for a pittance that is usually very costly [...]
Feng shui makes great use of water features such as fountains and pools. Water features are beautiful, and if properly placed and maintained, they attract very good chi.
The only catch is: They must be well maintained and kept very clean. Stagnant or dirty water is an equally powerful attractor of negative chi, or sha chi.