Manifesting & Life Design

A Change of Scenery

Inspiration from a small, mountain town… Have you ever wanted to try living somewhere that’s entirely different than where you currently live? Recently, I’ve been thinking it would be fun to try something new for awhile. For the last 15 years, I’ve lived in big cities… New York, Boston and Los Angeles… I love the […]

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Back To School: Setting Intentions for the New School Year

When I was a child, I used to think the New Year began with the start of school.  In many ways, for parents and children the first day of school is as significant as New Year’s day. As with the new calendar year, the new school year is a great time to reflect on the […]

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The Best Path to a New Home, Is Embracing Your Current Home

IEL News… Before getting to this week’s blog, we wanted to share some exciting updates. We were truly honored when Terah Kathryn Collins, founder of the Western School of Feng Shui and our mentor, recently interviewed us for the WSFS blog. If you’d like to listen, click here! Also, we are absolutely thrilled that one of […]

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Feng Shui Your Office

Take a moment to consider all the time you spend in your office; if you’re happy at work, you are spending a good part of your life happy. When you think of your job not just as a means to make money, but as a large part of your journey through life, then naturally you […]

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Embracing the Unknown

Recently my husband and I took a leap of faith. We put our house on the market, and not because we had a plan for what or where our next home would be, but rather because we had a calling that selling was the right thing to do. Our motivation stemmed from intuition. For the […]

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Looking and Feeling Good at Home

Although you may not realize it, your home can actually influence how you feel about your appearance. And your appearance can go a long way when it comes to how you feel about yourself. Most of us have had a bad hair day, and although it’s doubtful that others pay much attention to the state […]

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Simple Steps to Clear the Energy in Your Home

Clearing energy is something that at first may seem a little “out there.” But how many times have you watched a scene in a movie where someone is sitting in bed depressed or sad and the best friend walks in the bedroom, parts the curtains and opens the windows to start the process of cheering […]

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Feng Shui and the Power of Visual Affirmations

If you read our blog regularly you know that Feng Shui is one of the many tools we use in our overall approach to creating a home, which we call Life Design. For those who aren’t familiar with Feng Shui, it’s the 4,000 year old Chinese art of arranging your home to enhance your life. […]

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Spring Clean with Feng Shui: A New Beginning for Your Home and Life…

In California, we have been experiencing some beautiful spring, even summer-like, weather. And our friends and family back east and in colder climes tell us it’s finally getting warm after a long, snowy winter. So you know what that means…. it’s time for spring cleaning! Spring is a time of renewal and rejuvenation. Feng Shui […]

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Bringing the Energy of Your Vacation Home

A Room at the Eco-friendly Xinalani Yoga Resort I’ve just returned from an amazing yoga retreat at an eco-friendly resort in Mexico. The beautiful surroundings, the healthy and delicious food, the strong yoga practice, and the wonderful people I met made the trip an experience that truly inspired me. But now that I’m home and […]

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