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Feng Shui Paint Color Guide for Each Room in Your Home

The ancient art of Feng Shui acknowledges the profound affect of color on our physical, emotional and spiritual well being. According to Feng Shui, colors are connected to the five elements from the n…

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Steal This Look: Painted Drawer Sides & Interiors

Here's an idea for the color shy: Dressers painted in an array of cheery colors (or in gray, for the truly color avoidant) in stealth locations, such as drawer interiors and drawer sides. After …

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5 Sly Ways to Add Color in the Home

If you tend to stray from color in the home, painting a door frame is one way to add a dash without fully committing. Here are five clever examples. Above: A wide border painted around a door frame…

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A Hint of Pink for the Home

Recently, the editors of Remodelista got a bit obsessed with the color pink. To keep it from being too girly, they realized the color has to be perfectly pale; just a tinge of blush. Then it's not to…

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Feng Shui Tips for Romance & Better Sleep

In Feng Shui, the bedroom is considered one of the most important rooms in the home. We spend most of our time there and its chi, or energy, will affect us more powerfully. In this article I will add…

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The Psychology Behind What (And Who) We Find Attractive

Eyes are the window to the soul. We eat with our eyes first. "A thing of beauty is a joy forever," gushed Keats. But how do we decide what's beautiful? "Beauty is in the eye of the beholder," ex…

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Food Tastes Different Depending on the Utensil You Use

Many people in the food service industry will tell you that presentation, while not everything, is a huge component of how someone experiences food. There is nothing like a dirty spoon or a dirty glas…

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Empower Your Life With Color

Are you working on a new project? Seeking mental clarity? Or looking to be more assertive? Colors can help us activate certain characteristics that empower our lives. Most of us feel passionately a…

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4 Ways to Use Pastel Colors in the Home

At Remodelista, the warm spring weather has us thinking about pastels, but we'd like to avoid a cloying overdose of them. Here is a roundup of four interiors that combine pastels with brighter colors…

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How Color Affects Our Mood

Jeanette Chasworth is a designer who specializes in color and the author of the book, What's Color Got To Do With It. She is often called a “color whisperer."¯ She can go into a room and communicate w…

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Having and nurturing an "attitude of gratitude" (not an original from me) has given me a life of bei…

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Thanks for this extremely important info.

I haven't slept worth a crap in years so I don't feel it has any effect on me. I do love the extra e…

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