“Feng Shui – that’s about moving furniture isn’t it?”

“Feng Shui – that’s about moving furniture isn’t it?”

When I explain to anyone what my job is, the most frequent response is: “Feng Shui - that’s about moving furniture isn’t it?"  Well it is, but real Feng Shui starts with getting the energy from outside in to a property. Only if you can do this, is the furniture layout...

Renting a Home – a Feng Shui Guide to picking well

Renting a Home – a Feng Shui Guide to picking well

Renting a home can be a balancing act – you want to create a supportive space without investing too much time or energy in a place you don’t own. However, the energy of a rental home could still restrict your future plans. In the UK many rental properties can feel...

Is your property draining your energy?

Is your property draining your energy?

I recently saw a property for a client who'd been experiencing difficulties with life and personal relationships. Even before entering the house I could see that the property was draining her energy. Standing at the door I could see from the front door straight...

Catching the best of Autumn

Catching the best of Autumn

There are lots of positives to autumn – beautiful foliage, blustery walks, cosying up indoors with a hot chocolate and a good book. But the rest of the scenario can be harder to adjust to. Darker evenings and the drop in temperatures can be a bit of a shock to the...

When “Things” become a Burden

When “Things” become a Burden

The last few weeks have been spent clearing a family home full of more than 60 years of parental memories. I have been effectively clearing out the past. Unsurprisingly this has triggered lots of thinking on the subject of our possessions and the way so many of us use...

How to give your business an advantage using Feng Shui

How to give your business an advantage using Feng Shui

There are times with any business when it feels like you need an extra boost to give your business an advantage. You know, those times when you are working as hard as you can but are constantly faced with obstacles. This is incredibly frustrating when you are good at...

It’s not what you think – 5 Feng Shui Myths

It’s not what you think – 5 Feng Shui Myths

Feng Shui has so much superstition surrounding it, even in the Far East where it’s part of the culture, that it’s hardly surprising that there are so many misconceptions about it. This was exacerbated on the 1990’s when a “diluted” version became popular. Those of us...

5 Points To Consider When Extending Your Home

5 Points To Consider When Extending Your Home

The changing needs of a growing family (growing in number or the actual size of the individuals), the blending of families and the cost of moving often mean that extending your home is the most practical and economical option to getting more space. Naturally, the aim...