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Category: Diamond Feng Shui

Have You Mortgaged Your Brain?

Friday, August 7th, 2015 by Paul Scheele
Is the clutter in your life taking up valuable real estate in your brain? That barely discernible desk covered with piles of paper you’ve ignored week after week, month after month, may be crimping your mind… A guestroom full of unused exercise equipment could be blocking your brain from flexing its powerful muscles… My friend […]

Pets Energize Your Health and Your Home

Monday, March 24th, 2014 by Pete Bissonette
Having a four-legged friend in your household might just be the prescription for what ails you. Pets can decrease your blood pressure, cholesterol levels, stress, and feelings of loneliness, says the Centers for Disease Control. At the same time, pets encourage physical activity and boost socialization and happiness. But did you know pets actually play […]

What does your space say?

Friday, November 30th, 2012 by Pete Bissonette
What does your home or office say about you? What message does your environment send to the universe? What can you do to send a different message. Coach Wendy Greer gives you ideas from our Diamond Feng Shui course in this video.  Enjoy!  Pete

Holding your light for others

Thursday, August 30th, 2012 by Marie Diamond
The Law of Attraction was at work on a grand scale during the London Olympics. Although the flame has extinguished, the games remain a wonderful expression of how we hold our light for others and collectively make our world a better place. In ancient times the flaming torch was more than a symbol of peace […]

Feng Shui for your mother

Friday, May 11th, 2012 by Marie Diamond
The greatest gift you can give yourself is uplifting your relationship with your mother. Today I will give you the missing link to make your relationship with your mother sparkle again. These tips from my Diamond Feng Shui personal learning course can also be used by mothers to improve relationships with their children. This article […]

Feel like the Queen or King of your life

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 by Pete Bissonette
Marie Diamond has been saying that for years:  when you Feng Shui your home you will feel as if you are the Queen or King of your life. She was recently featured on the Gregory Mantell Show giving things you can do right now. If you’re already a Diamond Feng Shui student, I think you’ll […]

“Dear Learning Strategies”

Monday, September 19th, 2011 by Pete Bissonette
Dear Learning Strategies, I would like to thank you for being so fantastically great! Your vision and mission is truly commendable and effective.  I love that you combine so many areas of learning and life to a beautiful symphony of growth and expansion. I have been fortunate to participate in the PhotoReading Seminar in April […]

Room-by-Room Feng Shui

Thursday, September 8th, 2011 by Pete Bissonette
We’re offering a brand new webinar for students of Marie Diamond’s Diamond Feng Shui course. If you haven’t done the personal learning course, you can read this article, but the webinar isn’t for you. In that self-study course you learn Diamond Feng Shui by first examining personal Feng Shui, then the Yang aspects of space […]

“I am earning over $20,000 a month”

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 by Pete Bissonette
Last week we received this note from Ernesto Bernal of Beverly Hills, California: “I am writing this testimonial inside the Polo Lounge of the Beverly Hills Hotel just arriving inwards from Lisbon, Portugal.  What can I say about Marie Diamond and what she has done to change my life. “Three years ago, I was earning […]

Difficulty falling asleep

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 by Paul Scheele
The “Sleep Deeply” session of my new Sleep Deeply/Wake Refreshed Paraliminal can be of great assistance when you have difficulty falling asleep. Bedtime is one of the few times in the day some people have quiet time to think. When this time is used to solve difficult problems or issues, it can interrupt sleep. Instead […]

Marie Diamond talks about opening your heart

Monday, June 20th, 2011 by Pete Bissonette
There’s been a lot of talk about opening your heart, what does it mean, how do you do it, and what are the benefits in day-to-day living such as at work. A few weeks ago Marie Diamond, creator of Diamond Feng Shui and a variety of our other programs, called me for one of our […]

Study supports good Feng Shui

Monday, April 18th, 2011 by Pete Bissonette
I heard an interview with Siegwart Lindenberg on “The World” public radio program. He’s a cognitive sociologist at Tilburg University and the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. He studies how our physical surroundings shape our thoughts and behaviors. I immediately thought of Feng Shui. He asks, if an urban environment is covered with graffiti, […]

Which courses have Paraliminals?

Thursday, April 7th, 2011 by Pete Bissonette
Paraliminals are part of most of our personal learning courses. They help you resolve common issues and integrate what you learn on a deeper level so that the benefits show up in your daily life. When we create a Paraliminal specifically for a course, we ask over and over, “What can we do to increase […]

Hearing the flow of your life

Friday, February 25th, 2011 by Marie Diamond
As a child I was very lonely. My siblings were much older and I didn’t have that many young children around me. But I had nature, and I had God, and I listened to the world. I loved being in silence and hearing the sounds of the birds, the wind, the animals, and from Spirit. […]

Happy Chinese New Year!

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 by Pete Bissonette
We began our celebration Saturday evening by attending a Chinese New Year Celebration Show called “Enchantment of Dance” with the staff of Chunyi Lin’s Spring Forest Qigong Center. With a huge smile Chunyi said he likes the Chinese New Year celebration better than the western New Year celebration “because in China we celebrate for fifteen […]

Body/Home Connection … Feng Shui & Health

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
Every part of your home is connected with a part of your body, says Marie Diamond, creator of Diamond Feng Shui. Chaos in an area of your home might create problems in the related body parts. Your face is represented by the entrance to your home. The cleaner you keep your entrance, the better your […]

Light for the dark months

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
When you use candles to light up the darker days here in the Northern Hemisphere as well as for the celebrations, use colors that represent the qualities you would like to bring into your life or to enhance. Here 12 recommendations from Marie Diamond. She is creator of our Diamond Feng Shui and Diamond Quantum […]

Feng Shui for Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
Marie Diamond, creator of our Diamond Feng Shui program, has tips for your Thanksgiving dinner. Make sure all five elements are present on your dining table. For example:  for wood, a flower arrangement; for earth, ceramic plates or crystal glasses; for metal, beautiful silverware; for water, a beautiful carafe with water; and for fire, candles […]

King & Queen, part 2

Monday, November 22nd, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
A client wrote me on Friday after reading Thursday’s post about using Diamond Feng Shui to be the king or queen of your life. He said, A few years ago I bought Marie’s course. I only did three things I learned from the first CD, and had to put the course down because I had so […]

Be the King or Queen of your world

Thursday, November 18th, 2010 by Marie Diamond
Diamond Feng Shui lets you master and direct your life in ways that you haven’t been able to before. You will be the master of your home, your office and your world—the king or the queen of your life. When I studied the powerful principles that the Feng Shui masters use, I uncovered easy, practical […]

Peace in your heart

Friday, November 5th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
"Peace. It does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble or hard work. It means to be in the midst of those things and still be calm in your heart." That sentiment was on the cover of a catalog that made its way into my mailbox this week. How […]

Quantum Color Crayons

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
Color is integral to Diamond Feng Shui and Diamond Quantum Colors. To help you with your activations, cures, and vision boards, we’ve come up with the color crayons that match the 24 quantum colors from Marie Diamond’s courses (each color is connected to a quality of life, called the Diamond Facets). Quantum Color/Facet Crayola equivalent […]

Autumn and Relationships

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
Today is the first day of fall, and it is time to draw on the season’s energy to harvest the blessings and gifts from all of your relationships. It is also time to strengthen your associations within any project, job, or venture. To free yourself from energy that no longer serves you. To balance the intensity […]

Aligning with the Universe

Monday, August 16th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
We filmed Marie Diamond at February’s Four Masters event here in Minnesota. We put together a 10-minute video clip that gives you tips and insights on aligning with the universe, including: * Is your environment working for you or against you? * Maximize your Heaven, Human, and Earth energy * Declutter for more inspiration, joy, […]

The interplay of feng shui and dowsing

Monday, June 28th, 2010 by Wendy Greer, Success Coach
Most people have never had an assessment of whether their home supports their goals and dreams. It has just been a physical space that contains their stuff, and where they return at night to eat, sleep, and get ready for the next day. When they start working with feng shui, there is usually an incredible […]

Challenging Personal Energy Number Directions and Flying Stars

Friday, June 18th, 2010 by Wendy Greer, Success Coach
When I first went through and reviewed the Diamond Feng Shui course, I was not very happy with the “less good directions” associated with the Personal Energy Numbers—”frustration, loss/theft, disease, total loss”—who wants to be focusing on and energizing names like that?  When I got to the Flying Stars I was appalled —”illness star, conflict […]

Clean Your Room…Empower Your Mind

Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 by Paul Scheele
It’s well understood that the best way to achieve peak performance in anything you do is to get yourself into an alpha brain wave state. This is the “flow” state where athletes break world records, scientists make profound discoveries, and musicians compose glorious symphonies. One way to quickly change your brain state is to change […]

Does your home or office reflect your goals

Monday, June 14th, 2010 by Wendy Greer, Success Coach
Does your home or office express where you’ve been … or where you’re going? We all know how important it is to set goals for what we want to create in our lives and then do visualizations, affirmations, vision boards or whatever activates the energy and results we want.  How often, though, do we assess […]

Finding love with Diamond Feng Shui

Friday, June 11th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
To improve or find great relationships, surround yourself with images of people who give you loving support and encourage you to be yourself. Also consider the following suggestions for love snipped from the Level One scripts of Marie Diamond’s Diamond Feng Shui personal learning course. You are a king or queen so honor yourself with […]

Do “Poison Arrows” wreck your focus?

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
Your focus and concentration can be interrupted by poison arrows, according to Marie Diamond, creator of Diamond Feng Shui. Poison arrows are architectural features, furniture, and pointed objects that aim toward you. They can be the corners of tables or desks or a corner jutting out where two walls meet. They can also be a […]

The mysterious symbols on Marie Diamond’s logo

Monday, June 7th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
Marie Diamond’s “Diamond” logo is layered with ancient symbolism. I thought you might like a glimpse into its meaning. The circle at the top stands for Heaven. The square on the bottom stands for Earth. The triangle on the right with the point down represents Water. The triangle on the left with the point up […]

How to release anger using Diamond Feng Shui

Saturday, June 5th, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
“I am not so angry anymore” is one of the comments I often hear from people who use Diamond Feng Shui. Today let’s talk about a few of the things you can do right now to release anger in your life. Antiques may have mental, emotional, and even spiritual impressions attached to them that could […]

How to be more powerful using Diamond Feng Shui

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
Good Feng Shui increases your power, especially when you feel it is depleted.  Let’s go through some easy things you can do in your home or workplace right now.  This comes from Course One of the Diamond Feng Shui personal learning course. Reasons to “”activate” your power include: * Your actions, feelings, and thoughts will […]

Have you considered the Feng Shui of your home or workplace?

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010 by Pete Bissonette
I knew about Feng Shui but did not pay attention to it until I heard Chunyi Lin speak about it in 1997. This was almost eight years before I met Marie Diamond. In the Spring Forest Qigong personal learning course Chunyi says: Feng Shui shows us how different parts of a building have different energy. Each […]