Tonto

Tonto, the Lone Ranger…and Feng Shui

After every death, and there are many in this season’s The Lone Ranger, Johnny Dep’s Tonto places a feather, a few pebbles, or a twig on the dead stranger before he is buried.  He also drives his companions and foes to near madness by constantly attempting to feed the long-dead crow on his head. Why? … Read more…

Apartment

Looking for a New Apartment? 7 Feng Shui Tips to Finding the Ideal New Home!

Summer is when most of us search for that perfect new apartment—but before you sign the lease, consider a few Feng Shui tips that will keep you happy  in your new home long after you’ve unpacked the last box. 1. Look at what surrounds the apartment building.  Is there a large building that looms over… Read more…

2012

The Magical Portent of December 12, 2012

The most cynical of us are intrigued by the magical portent of reaching 12/12/12.  It is so rare that as a culture, we are drawn to a mystical examination of this unique consecutive date sequence, not to be repeated again until January 1, 2101. Even for those of us who expect to be here on… Read more…

elements

Which Element Are You? Understanding Personality Using the 5 Chinese Elements

Our personalities are shaped by the five elements according to Chinese Feng Shui.  The following examples are the extremes that illustrate how each element works to define the personality.  The goal is to have some of every element in our personalities for balance. Mary, the “Water” person, is the deep thinker who is able to… Read more…