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The Summer Solstice and the Tropic of Cancer

Posted by: carol On June 11, 2018

In 2018, “Wu Wu,” the Yang Earth Horse, rules the month of June. I love that name! Wu Wu said aloud in English seems to sum up the current fake news we are all swimming and/or drowning in. The Heavenly Stem 天干 this month which is Yang Earth 戊 mirrors the Heavenly Stem 天干 of …

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Invisible Sha Energies

Posted by: carol On June 7, 2018

When looking at the Feng Shui of a home or business, we are always concerned about the building’s shape, magnetic direction, it’s interior environment, the flow of qi within the structure, the placement of furnishings, electromagnetic fields and the impact all of these energies have on the occupant’s health and well being. Feng Shui is …

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Mason Dixon Line and Korea

Posted by: carol On May 4, 2018

Last week, we witnessed a tremendously important event! The leaders of North and South Korea stood on – are you ready – the “Mason Dixon Line,” and shook hands for the first time in 63 years, promising to finally end the war and reunite their citizens. You may be wondering why I said their handshake …

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Copper - The Metal of Venus

Copper – The Metal of Venus

Posted by: carol On March 29, 2018

In the next few blogs, I am going to explore the fascinating relationship between planets and metals in ancient astrological lore and the effect this correspondence has on us today. Each planet has a metal assigned to it: Sun – gold, Moon – silver, Mercury – mercury, Venus – copper, Mars – iron, Jupiter – …

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Geography of Time

Geography of Time

Posted by: carol On March 6, 2018

I recently read a fascinating book called “The Geography of Time.” We’re so used to equating geographical locations with space that we overlook the possibility that time is also geographical. In Classical Feng Shui, both space (the magnetic direction a structure faces) and time (the year the building was built) are used to determine the …

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Feng Shui Help With Sleep

First Sleep, Second Sleep

Posted by: carol On February 22, 2018

Getting a good night’s sleep is a very common concern that many of my Feng Shui clients experience. In fact, forty nine percent of Americans report difficulty in sleeping. Anxiety and stress over waking up during the night and not being able to go back to sleep, often leads to taking prescription sleeping pills etc., …

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West Coast Dowsing Conference

Posted by: carol On February 22, 2018

June 29 – July 3 Santa Cruz – University of California Campus “Intuition into Action” This year, presenters at the conference will focus on how dowsing and intuitive practices are applied to improve our lives and the lives of others. My talk will be: Invisible Architecture There is more to seeing than meets the eye! …

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2018 - Year of the Brown Mountain Dog

2018 – Year of the Brown Mountain Dog

Posted by: carol On February 12, 2018

February 15th, 2018 ushers in the Year of the Male Brown Mountain Dog. This year is not ruled by a dachshund, poodle, or terrier, but by a strong, stubborn, powerful, straight-forward, tough, conservative, no nonsense Dog, who is resistant to change. The underlying elemental energies are yang earth (mountain) over the yang earth (mountain) energies …

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Winter Solstice

The Winter Solstice

Posted by: carol On December 22, 2017

PAINTING BY CHARLES BURCHFIELD (my favorite American Painter!) Today we are crossing over the magical threshold of the Winter Solstice on our annual journey from Darkness into Light. From now until the Chinese Solar New Year that begins on February 4th, 2018, we are in a period of flux, as one cycle winds down and …

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Walking on Air

Posted by: carol On November 22, 2017

We have a few more months of the strutting, crowing and chaos of the annual Yin Fire Rooster energies before the Brown Earth Dog arrives on February 16, 2018. Although the Rooster is the male of the species, it is considered a yin symbol. This is why you often see this year referred to as …

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