Manifest More of What You Want in Life with these Easy Feng Shui Fixes

When your office cubicle’s blandness is soul-crushing & your work-at-home environment is overly chaotic, balance remains out of reach.

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Clarity Through a Purge

One of the most freeing things I’ve ever done was a complete purge of the items I had collected in my home after ten years there, in preparation for a sabbatical year. My husband and I were thinking about renting out our home while we were away.

Bring Your Surroundings into Alignment

Feng shui offers the promise of clearing energy in our surroundings to manifest more in our lives. Everyone from your next door neighbor to professional football teams are dabbling in it, but why?

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Here are 10 super simple things you can do to harness the energy around you in your home:

  1. For more light, add a mirror or paint the walls in a lighter shade. If you’re feeling really mystical, add some crystals.
  2. For more air, open windows whenever the weather permits.
  3. Introduce houseplants to add life and color to your space.
  4. Use dimmers and put them on timers to create a mood for different times of the day, when you want more energy or to encourage relaxation.
  5. Light candles in the evening to welcome the shorter days of winter.
  6. Create focal points, invitations to pause, think and take a breath.
  7. Get rid of the TV in your bedroom. Using that space for reading, rest and other relaxing, non-screen-related activities will make you more productive when you are working.
  8. Get to the root of your clutter by buying fewer things. When choosing things to buy, be mindful to avoid excessive packaging.
  9. Don’t work in the midst of dirty plates, food wrappers etc. Start composting your food scraps; use the compost to feed your garden.
  10. Keep the air clean by driving less. Add more walking or biking to your life.
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