By Kathryn Weber Although spring seems like a great time to pare down as you prepare for spring cleaning, winter is also a great time to purge your excess. Feng shui experts will tell you that clearing out clutter is a great way to unburden your life and add more energy to your home. But…
PODCAST EPISODE 63: Do Less Have More New Year To some, the New Year is a clean slate, a chance to start over fresh. And yet, to others, it’s a mix of the two. Regardless of where your leanings fall, one thing is for sure: you can do more by doing less. In other words,…
EPISODE 21: Prepare for Chinese New Year for Good Feng Shui All Year Long How to prepare for Chinese New Year with tips and suggestions for the days leading up to Chinese New Year. LISTEN TO MORE EPISODES READ MORE ON THIS TOPIC
EPISODE 17: Feng Shui Ways to Prepare Your Home for the New Year Use these tips on how to prepare your home for the New Year that includes decluttering, cleaning and restocking your home for an auspicious start to the New Year! LISTEN TO MORE EPISODES READ MORE ON THIS TOPIC
Tired of take out or frozen dinners for one? Maybe you don’t know how to meet someone after a long relationship has ended. The good news is that the Chinese New Year is an auspicious time to begin the New Year with an eye toward the future – and that includes the future of your love life!
The Chinese New Year is the annual celebration that coincides with the first New Moon of the year. For the Chinese, this is a very auspicious time — a birthday, actually, of the New Year. This birthday, when observed correctly, is believed to usher in good luck and abundance all year long.
It’s resolution time. How fun. But let’s forget about those for a moment. Getting to the end of the year and greeting a brand new calendar, a new birthday, another anniversary or just another year may seem overwhelming. To some it’s a clean slate, a chance to start over fresh. And yet, to others, it’s a mix of the two.
At the beginning of the New Year we buy a new calendar and flip to the first page marked January. We pack up our Christmas decorations, put away our new sweater and gifts and look guiltily at the boxes of chocolates that we leave out “for company.” But few of us really expect a truly new year.
At the beginning of the New Year we buy a new calendar and flip to the first page marked January. We pack up our Christmas decorations, put away our new sweater and gifts and look guiltily at the boxes of chocolates that we leave out “for company.”
As the New Year approaches, you may find yourself thinking over the past year and you may be thinking about making New Year resolutions. Maybe you’re counting your blessings or thinking about what you could have done differently. If you’re like me, you might do a little of both. Whatever the case, it’s important to start the New Year off on a positive, hope-filled note.This can include everything from stocking the refrigerator to clearing out old junk from the closets. If you’ve missed the January 1st deadline, don’t worry: the Chinese New Year isn’t until a few weeks later…. so you’ve still got time!