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How to be Happy – Now

Published on June 4, 2014 By JoanK

      No matter where No matter when No matter why No matter how There is always a focal point for happiness   Give yourself permission to experience it You are worth it Allowing yourself to experience happiness is worth the ‘leap’ - Joan Kappes ________________________________________ Subscribe to “Come to the Edge Today” to receive [...]

Living In The Moment!!!

Published on April 16, 2014 By JoanK

Some songs are perfect. The artist hears Life’s joyful tone and beautifully translates its vibration into perfect melody.  The lyricist hears Life’s truth and transcribes it into flowing lyrics.  The videographer senses Life’s symbols and simply, powerfully projects its meaning onto the video for all to see and absorb. The artist creates the space for [...]

‘Come to the Edge Today!’ Radio Show

Published on January 24, 2014 By JoanK

__________________________________________________ What is joy?  Where does it come from?  Why do some seem to ‘have it’ and others struggle to ‘find it’?  I asked for inspiration and wisdom around this ever present, yet sometimes illusive essence called joy.  Well, inspiration took over and I have uncovered some amazing truths about joy – where it lives [...]

The ‘To-Do’ List Takeover

Published on December 18, 2013 By JoanK

I felt it coming.  Sweeping into my life, predictably showing up 5-10 days before Christmas, the annual Christmas ‘To-Do’ list takeover.  Through the years it has become an expert in overwhelming my thoughts, actions, feelings, schedule and everything else connected with the last two weeks of December.  I become a robot, transfixed with checking off [...]

The Best Halloween Costume – Ever!

Published on October 30, 2013 By JoanK

I love Halloween!  It brings out the magic and playfulness in all of us, doesn’t it?  It’s no wonder Halloween has become a $7 billion dollar event! So, what to be this year?  I can be anything!  It’s a field day for my imagination!  I can be a genie, a princess, a doctor, a pirate, [...]

Strangers That Warm Our Heart

Published on October 17, 2013 By JoanK

“There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.”  ― John Holmes _________________________________________________ This is a short story as most pay-it-forward stories are, yet their impact lasts a lifetime for both the receiver and the giver. Last week, we met my in-laws for breakfast at a local restaurant.  Irene is [...]

Voila! Your Bounty Just Showed Up!

Published on September 9, 2013 By JoanK

Surprise, delight and unlimited bounty stand right in front of us (!), yet many times we don’t see it until we look, relax and naturally open ourselves to the moment, and………….voila!  There it is! My delightful surprise came recently as a gift from my garden.  My daughter planted seeds earlier this season and didn’t remember [...]