When I heard that feng shui was 3,000 years old, I had to stop and think about it. Wait, the Declaration of Independence was less than 250 years ago. 3,000 years! I had to let that sink in. Life in ancient China at that time would obviously be totally different from our lifestyles of today.
“Is feng shui real?” “Is it fortune-telling?” These are common questions that I get asked when I tell them I’m a feng shui consultant. With the internet expanding to all corners of the world, it’s no wonder that there are so many different theories. I’ve come across feng shui astrology that forecasts the Chinese Zodiac,
Where do I put the fireplace? This video is a case study I did for a client who wanted to add a fireplace to her living room. It shows the whole process from her initial idea to the final design.
Why does my bookshelf look so unorganized? What do you have on your bookshelf? Books? Ornaments? Photographs? Vases? A bookshelf is a great place where you can express who your are. Many people have photos of loved ones. But, most of all we have books! This is a quick way to show you how organizing
Being a business owner and a mom is no easy feat! Plus, having a husband who’s job requires him to be away for months at a time, means dad is not around to help. My client has a lot to juggle! This family of four, with a boy aged 9 and a girl aged 7,
The powder room is a little private space where you can have a little fun with design because guests spend only a short time in there. Here are three different types of sinks to consider.
“I inherited expensive chairs but they don’t match my house. What should I do?” “My mom bought these chairs a long time ago. Back in the day, she paid quite a lot of money for them because they’re really good quality. But they’re old and the fabric is ripping. Also, it doesn’t match the rest
“What kind of art should I put on my wall?” is a common question I get from clients. Your home should be about YOU! It’s your sanctuary where you feel protected, safe, comforted and relaxed. So, the questions I like to ask is, “who are you? and where are you from?” I have clients from
There comes a time when a home needs an update. Over time, we begin to notice that the kitchen cabinets are scratched and look tired or dated, the counter tops take a beating and have lost luster, the paint is chipped here and there and has faded and the window seals have broken down and
Your home should be a place that restores your whole being: your body, your mind and your heart. But unfortunately, sometimes, it instead becomes a headache, a burden, and a stress trigger. If that is the case, it’s time for change. First thing to ask is, what is causing the stress and problems. Many times