The fine art of bathing

I can live without most luxuries but I’d be hard-pressed to give up my bath. I know the world is split between shower people and bath people – and I …

Re-discovering feng shui

Feng shui – ‘acupuncture for homes’.  Back in the 90s, it was all the rage.  Well, to be fair, back in China, 5,000 years ago feng shui was all the …

Do our homes reflect our psyche?

Do our homes reflect our psyche?  It’s pretty much a no-brainer.  How could our living spaces not mirror our inner world?  We personalise, decorate, embellish even the simplest spaces. Inevitably …

The feelgood home

I’ve finally moved into my new home. It’s taken a long time and a lot of hard work to bring this neglected little Victorian terrace back to its bones and …

Purging – decluttering your way into the future

Right now my home looks as though a cyclone has torn through it. There are boxes containing hundreds of books lining the hallway, several huge parcels are waiting to go …

What does your hall say about your personality?

Colour therapist Marie Louise Lacy, author of The Power of Colour to Heal the Environment (Rainbow Bridge) says that you can tell a lot about your personality – and those …

Ghost-free guarantee for homes?

Should all houses come with a clean bill of spiritual health? A decent neighbourhood, great local schools and a watertight roof are all taken for granted – but shouldn’t you …

What’s your home personality?

What does your home say about you? You may think it gives away no more than your taste in curtains or whether you’re tidy or messy: but in fact your …

Raw vegan hot cross buns from Yobaba Lounge

So.  Sometimes when I feel low, lost, alone, I take myself back in mind to places where I felt secure and serene.  Yobaba Lounge is such a place.  For me, …

Smudging – clear your home, your aura, your life

I was introduced to smudging at a workshop by the wonderful Denise Linn.  The scent of the burning bundle of herbs sent tingles through my body and I could feel …

Clear your clutter – kickstart your life!

Decluttering your home is vital for health, psychological wellbeing and even your spiritual welfare. Clearing clutter also makes way for new fresh energy.