Spring is Here!
How to Make the Most of the Spring Energy by Stephanie Surach Spring is here! Most people think of the coming of spring as a time for Spring Cleaning and Decluttering, but you can also personally harness the energy of spring to your advantage! In this post I will explain how to use energy of…
Quiz: What Element Are You?
Feng Shui for Love
Enhancing Your Love Life with Feng Shui by Stephanie Surach Feng Shui can be a useful tool to help your love life, whether you want to strengthen an already existing relationship or you are ready to open yourself up to a new one. In either case, in matters of the heart it’s important to be…
New Year, New You
by Stephanie Surach Congratulations, you have made it to the year 2014! If you didn?t know it already, this year is going to be great and if you think otherwise, I will outline some ways to ensure that this year will be just swell. This is the year that you will open up new pathways…
by Stephanie Surach The definition of meditate is : ?to think deeply or focus one’s mind for a period of time, in silence or with the aid of chanting, for religious or spiritual purposes or as a method of relaxation.? Meditation in extremely important. In BTB Feng Shui, we may give certain specific meditations to…
How to Use the Elements to Create Harmony
by Stephanie Surach In the Chinese tradition, there are five elements: Water, Wood, Fire, Earth, and Metal. These elements are connected to many things, ranging from the organs to the seasons, and also of course the ba gua. Although they are referred to as elements, they are better thought of as phases in a part…
Basic Feng Shui Tips
by Stephanie Surach Follow these basic Feng Shui tips to create a more harmonious living space. Make sure all doors and entryways, particularly the main entrance to the home, are fully functioning and clear of obstructions. Doors represent how the qi enters the home. If there are difficulties opening the door or entering the home,…
Is Clutter “Bad” Feng Shui? by Stephanie Surach When I tell people the I am a Feng Shui Practitioner or Consultant, one of the first things they ask me is, ?what does clutter mean?? I usually then reply with, ?well, what does it mean to you?? Clutter can mean different things to different people. Some…
by Stephanie Surach So after my freak out and my newfound experience of wu wei, I began to feel and express a great deal of gratitude. Now, it?s not like I was a wretched ingrate before, but it definitely increased my awareness of the many things that I could and should be grateful for: my…
In which I freak out
by Stephanie Surach Not too long ago, I had what I believed at the time to be a nervous breakdown, which would be more accurately described as a freak out. Prior to that, everything seemed as though it was all falling into place, everything was unfolding as it should, just as I wanted and planned…