Black lives matter because Joy matters SASSY SUNDAY 23 of 52

Today’s JBL Newsletter My dear friends, Sometimes I feel exhausted. As an ordinary person who simply wants my loved ones to be happy, the world doesn’t make any sense. To fight for equality and for joy feels ridiculous sometimes because these qualities are so clearly and obviously important! And yet I find myself repeating the … More Black lives matter because Joy matters SASSY SUNDAY 23 of 52

Do I like making people feel uncomfortable? No not really – but …

Do I like making people feel uncomfortable? No not really – but … Hiding my truth is way too fucking exhausting. Plus, expressing my truth attracts my true peeps to me. A few people recently left my Instagram page because my messages pushed their buttons. My messages are about radical self-acceptance and self-love. They’re about … More Do I like making people feel uncomfortable? No not really – but …

SANCTUARY audiobook is now available !!!

My dear friends, I hope this message finds you and your loved ones safe and well. This is a timeless offering for anyone who is courageously healing emotional trauma in their lives. A few people have asked me to turn the SANCTUARY ebook into an audiobook. I dreaded the logistics of this task and so … More SANCTUARY audiobook is now available !!!

the good stuff AND the hard stuff at Joy-Based Living

It’s hard to feel joyful when inner shackles keep you small. That’s why I’m so dedicated to helping people set themselves free! This video explains some of the hard stuff that’s part of the journey. The first rule in the art of war is to know thine enemy. But what if the enemy is you? … More the good stuff AND the hard stuff at Joy-Based Living

Celebrating 50 Podcast Episodes!

Yesterday, Michele Stone and I published Episode 50 in the SASSY SOUTHERN YANKEE podcast. Today, I updated the podcast description to proudly include her: Debbie Happy Cohen, personal coach and founder of JoyBasedLiving.com, invites you into a lively conversation that boldly engages topics such as spiritual development, healing emotional trauma and doing what it takes … More Celebrating 50 Podcast Episodes!

Strengthen your love, level up your joy at my Social Media channels

Your time really is your life. Who you are. What you do. Who you hang with. Choose well. At JOYBASEDLIVING we love strengthening the big love in awesome people. Much love, Debbie Debbie Happy Cohen, author and coach, is also the founder of Joy-Based Living. Her Master’s Degree is in counseling, specializing in family systems, … More Strengthen your love, level up your joy at my Social Media channels

A celebration of our contributions, our joys and our power #lioness Episode 44

Just prior to this podcast, Michele was in tears. Tears of JOY because of an overflowing amount of appreciation she was so lovingly given by a few different people from all around the world.

We hope this conversation inspires you, lifts you and moves you to celebrate the very best in you and to bring your best gifts to the world. Thank you for being with us on this journey. Cheers and blessings to all of us!! … More A celebration of our contributions, our joys and our power #lioness Episode 44

Thoroughly enjoying this series of modern fairy tales

I’m listening to The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Warwick Davis, Noma Dumezweni, Jason Isaacs, Jude Law, Evanna Lynch, Sally Mortemore, Bonnie Wright on my Audible app. Try Audible and get it here: https://www.audible.com/pd?asin=1781103798&source_code=ASSORAP0511160006 Thoroughly enjoying this series of modern fairy tales. Empowerment and kindness uproot passivity and waiting to … More Thoroughly enjoying this series of modern fairy tales