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articles by: Erica Sofrina

9 Tips for Entertaining Guests in Small Spaces

Many people think they can't entertain because their place is too small. I thought this was the case when I downsized from my four bedroom home into a cute little cottage by the sea. I was the one …

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7 Ways to Avoid the Emergency Room This Holiday Season

During the month of December, over 25 percent of home fires are caused by holiday decorating -- claiming over 500 homes in the U.S. annually. Kitchen fires are also more prevalent during the holidays,…

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Tips for Moving and Setting up Your New Space

I have always been fascinated by what makes a house a home and why we are so connected to them. If you research the word "home" you will find it is defined as a place of residence or refuge. A plac…

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Attract Work You Love Using Feng Shui

"Most people go to their graves with their music still inside them." -Oliver Wendell Holmes In feng shui, our career is integral to our life's journey. In this article I will show you how to locate…

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Essential Fall Garden Tips

Avis Licht is a landscape gardener, educator, and author of the wonderful book, The Spring Garden Made Easy. Her passion is to create beautiful gardens that incorporate edibles that can be harvested y…

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Feng Shui Fixes for Windows & Doors

Feng Shui addresses the simple, even obvious solutions for inviting in the chi (energy) and circulating it evenly throughout the home. Windows and doors are very important because they let in and r…

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9 Feng Shui Fixes for Your Kitchen

By the author of Small Changes, Dynamic Results! Feng Shui for the Western World If we like our kitchens, then we will likely want to spend more time there, creating meals that nurture our bodies a…

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How Feng Shui Can Make You Happier in Fall

Fall is one of my favorite times. Every year, I look forward to my fall ritual where I fill my trunk with an abundance of the multicolored, unusually shaped pumpkins and gourds that richly grace the…

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4 Home Decorating Ideas for Fall

I love the bounty of nature during the fall months. Shorter days and a chill in the air remind us that we will be spending even more time in our indoor spaces. Because of this, it is more important th…

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Top 10 Feng Shui Tips

Western Feng Shui offers practical, useful suggestions for creating an inspiring, safe and inviting home. It adapts the centuries-old philosophy and brings it into the modern world.  It is culturally …

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about Erica Sofrina

Erica Sofrina is an Internationally recognized Speaker and Teacher and Author of the book Small Changes, Dynamic Results! Feng Shui for the Western World. She is also a life coach and motivational speaker and is the founder of the West Coast Academy of Feng Shui. She has run a successful business as a Professional Organizer, Interior Designer and Certified Feng Shui Consultant for over a decade and resides on the charming coastal town of Half Moon Bay in Northern California. Find out more at www.ericasofrina.com.

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