Water is represented with using tumbled stones in a walkway.

Create a Water Feature, Without Water!

Create a Water Feature without Water! Many of my clients look at me sideways when I suggest a water feature; my own husband included. (But, he is coming around slowly.) The ‘representation’ of water in feng shui is related to Career, your Life Path and also helps with Wealth and Family…

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Collecting local crafts while travelling is always fun, but be aware of the energy coming back into your house.

Ask Kathryn About African Art

Q: Kathryn, I’m getting ready to move and clearing out a few things. I came across a box of souvenirs we picked up from our trip to Africa years past and I don’t know if they are good for feng shui or not. I have a couple of masks, some animal…

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Melissa's Red Door commands attention, yet secures privacy.

Ask Kathryn about A Red Door

ASK KATHRYN about Front Doors Painted Red. Q: Is it true that I should paint my front door red for good luck? A: That depends what your intention is for the front door and your family. Painting your front door a red colour will certainly attract attention to your home, right…

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A cold, crispy day in January.

Shake Out The Blahs…

The month of January is one of the darkest months; And, usually, there isn’t anything special going on. However, this year Chinese New Year will be celebrated over the next two weeks beginning Jan 28, 2017! (You get a second chance to make resolutions!) Yep… the January blahs can set in.…

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What's wrong with sleeping under a fan?

The Truth About Ceiling Fans

Placing a ceiling fan over a bed can be detrimental to your health! If you are having restless, sleepless nights, have a look UP at your ceiling. Many ceiling fans are purchased with the logic that these items can save you money on air conditioning. True. But, are there other hidden…

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A fireplace brings people together.

Reconnect With Fire

Nothing beats the warm cosiness of a fireplace. Why are we so fascinated with campfires, barbeques, and fireworks; so much that we wish to bring fire into our homes? Fire and fireplaces have been part of our lives as long as man has been cooking their own food. In the past,…

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Frustrated working on a computer all day?

Ask Kathryn about Computer Stress

Q: Kathryn, I’m an entrepreneur who quit my boring job in the corporate world only 10 months ago. The issues I’m having with technology, passwords, updates, viruses and social media take up all day! I don’t have an IT GUY at home to help. I’m thinking of punching out my PC…

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Buried at work? Clutter grows on your desk and inside your in-box!

Piles and Piles of FILES! (Oh My!)

I thought we were headed towards becoming a paperless society…but…OMG! What is a person supposed to do with it all the ‘paperwork’ that turns into clutter? There are people that pile, and people that file. Which one are you?? Paper clutter is one of the biggest irritants in business. It’s not…

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Blue Quartz heals both the physical and spiritual heart.

Blue Quartz Can Tame the Blues

Are things in your life spinning out of control? Too many distraction when trying to work? Need something different to cultivate calm, ground energy in your space? If the year is beginning to unravel, and it’s not pretty, check out one of these blue quartz rocks to bring balance and harmony into…

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