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To Travel is to Live

Six Ways to Create Balance at Home

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Someofyoumayknowthatlastmonthwasmymilestonebirthday AndwhileIam notonewhobragsaboutcelebratingit,thisoneIfeltIneededto ThereasonIdid it is because I am beyond grateful. And when we are truly grateful, we should let the world know The more you are grateful for what you have the more you will havetobegratefulfor, saidZigZiglar.

So, I am grateful for all the amazing people in my life, those who share the joys, and laughter either over the phone, at cocktail hour, or at a delicious meal. I am gratefulforliving-forbeingaliveandhealthy,andforbeinghereinthismoment in time. Life is a wonder and the unknown can be scary but also wondrous. I am gratefulforthehurdles,thesorrows,andtheexperiencesthatmademestronger, wiser and more connected to life and the people around me I am grateful for Mother Nature and its wonders - the animals, the sky, the sun, the stars, the seas and all that surrounds them I'm grateful for adventures near and far - for they open up fascinating worlds I'm grateful for those who support me and my business,inwhichevercapacitytheycan




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Six Ways to Create Balance at Home

Home is the sacred, nourishing place that gives us shelter It is the cherished place thatallowsustoreplenishandrestore, and create lasting memories Keeping the energy in your home balanced has great benefits.

Feng Shui is an ancient practice that uses energy-goodonesofcourse-toharmonize individuals and the spaces they live in It means wind-water and its principle relates to the belief we are connected to and flowing with the environment around us. It aims to help us create harmony in spaces andinlife

Those who believe in the power of energy willbenefitfromthefollowingtips:

Clear the entry - as the first room into your home, the entrance needs to be uncluttered, free of dirt, and well-lit Make sure to keep this area in order, always inviting and spacious. This goes fortheoutsideofthefrontdooraswell. Thiswillwelcomeenergytocomein

Clean the windows - in Feng Shui, the windows are the eyes of the home They need to be cleaned regularly to allowsunshineandlightin, making the homemorevibrantandcolorful.Inturn,

you’ll see the vibrancy of nature around your homewithmoreclarity

Clear your path - ensure your path throughout your home is never obstructed It allows you and energy to flow in your daily path Anything that is obstructive (jammed drawers or closet, adoorthatishardtocloseoropen,etc ) isbadFengShuiforyourhome.Clearit.

Always have plants - green, vibrant plants will always keep you connected to the wonderful energy of nature They willfillyourhomewithfreshenergy.

Be clutter-free - this also applies to the entire home, not only the front door. Getting rid of what is no longer necessary anywhere in your home gives room for something new to come into yourlife

Showgratitude - love the home you live in by showing gratitude Always keep it cleanandorganized Feelfreetoliterally thankyourhomeforwhatitgivesyou

In Feng Shui, energy is always flowing to benefit you. Allowing space for it to flow abundantly will bring more balance to your life


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Ifyouhaveneutralfurnishingsandwouldliketospiceupyourspacewithpopsof color,useonecolororsomecolorsfromafavoriteitem(artwork,rug,pillows,etc...) tobringextrapizzazztoyourspace. Accessoriesarerelativelyinexpensiveandeasy tochange


To Travel is to Live

CapeTown,Stellenbosch,Franschhoek,theCapeCoastandtheKrugerAreaareSouthAfrica's sightstobehold


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...born in Cape Town, South Africa...Gavin works with a logical framework of proportion, light and form. His art captures the very soul of his subjects. With passion, boldness and skill, he portrays a strong impressive style with superb interpretation of light and movement that engage and lure the viewer. He enjoys his constant inspiration for his new work as his love for painting and creating is undying. Gavin hopes that those who view his work will sense his love for his subjects and his pleasure in working in oils."

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Born and raised in São Paulo, Brazil, Regina Corrêa came to visit New Orleans in 1999 and never left She holds degrees in Interior Design and Art History, loves red wine, traveling the world, architecture, museums, music, nature and walking around our beloved City Park




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