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Vibrant Happy Women

VibrantHappyWomen is a twice-weekly podcast created for women looking to find themselves after getting lost in the stress of motherhood and life. If you're looking for inspiration, authenticity, and positive thinking with a splash of heart and soul, join Dr. Jen Riday as she chats with inspiring women from all walks of life, including moms, authors, self help experts & happiness gurus like Gretchen Rubin, Mastin Kipp and more. Learn how to build self love, simplify your life, feel balanced, improve your relationships and more! Each episode ends with our guest's list of favorite things and her personal thoughts on what it means to be a vibrant happy woman. Bonus: Jen's HAPPY BITS provide quick + easy tips on how you can feel happier each day.
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Apr 22, 2019

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About this Episode:

Have you ever felt like you are meant for more? That there’s more to your life that you haven’t discovered yet? That you have more to do or give but you are just… stuck? Get ready to be touched and inspired by my guest and friend Donna Simkin who has opened her heart, discovered her talents and found her purpose in a wonderful way.

What You'll Learn: 

  • The best 5 questions to ask yourself to help when you are discouraged and overwhelmed
  • A simple but key way to connect with your kids
  • A fun family tradition to promote the habit of expressing gratitude
  • Ways to discover the greatness you are meant for
  • And many more inspiring things

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Apr 18, 2019

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About this Happy Bit:

What do you want in life? Without commitment, it's nearly impossible to get there. But when you set an intention to SHOW UP and do the WORK of growing and transforming your life, miracles really do happen. Learn more about the art of commitment in this Happy Bit. 

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Apr 15, 2019

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Do you ever wonder how successful people get to where they are? What’s their secret? Ann Marie Sabath divulges some simple, straightforward success secrets that have been the the key to many self-made millionaires’ accomplishments. The best part is, these secrets are skills that you can start using right now to bring more success, fulfillment and satisfaction into your life.

 What You'll Learn: 

  • How you can turn any failure into something positive
  • Why being 10 minutes early improves your success
  • What brain benefit comes from clearing clutter
  • Why it’s a good idea to pre-plan purchases
  • Why “walking the talk” is the secret to living the life you want
  • And many more tips for success!

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Apr 11, 2019

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About this Happy Bit:

Want to make a change that actually STICKS? Rather than relying on will power, there is a better way, and I'll tell you the trick in this Happy bit.

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Apr 8, 2019

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Bravery is defined as having courageous behavior...and being a mother undoubtedly requires heaps of bravery! In this episode with Rachel Martin, find out how to be a brave mother when life throws you curveballs, when you feel constantly bombarded by comparisons swirling on social media, and how you can find ways to joyfully embrace your days before they pass you by.

What You'll Learn: 

  • How motherhood is like a beautiful, but unique, painting
  • The secret of how to let go of “mom guilt”
  • Several strategies on how to be a brave mom
  • Why “93 is a good as 100”
  • How to stop making excuses and “grab the days”
  • And much more

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Apr 4, 2019

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Do you believe in the persona of "good mom" presented from society, friends, and family? In this Happy Bit we'll say HECK NO to the "good mom" stereotype and instead find our own core version of excellent motherhood and womanhood.

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Apr 1, 2019

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Do you ever feel like there’s more to life than what you are currently experiencing? That there are passions and talents inside you that are begging to be discovered? I talk with Jill Stanton all about how to zero in on what sparks you, enlivens you, and brings you fulfillment -- AND how to be courageous enough to get it.

What You'll Learn: 

  • Why it’s important to “go to bat” for your life
  • The secret to figuring out what gives you a spark
  • 6 questions to ask yourself when seeking clarity about your life goals
  • How using the mantra “I’m the type of chick who gets everything she wants” can help you daily!
  • And much more!

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Mar 28, 2019

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If someone asked you what you want to DO, you'd probably have an answer, like take a nap, go to the spa, take a vacation. But would you know the answer if someone asked you who you want to BE? 

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Mar 25, 2019

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Does the energy in your home make you happy? Or are you experiencing more conflict and negativity than you’d prefer? In this episode guest Patricia Lohan shares how the principles of Feng Shui can help our homes feel more harmonious.

What You'll Learn: 

  • How Feng Shui is like acupuncture for your home
  • What the 5 elements of energy are and how they can bring balance into your home
  • That you can create an environment in your home for what it is that you want to create in your life
  • How to create spaces in your home for the different aspects of your life
  • How doing something as simple as cleaning your front door can welcome new, positive energy into your home
  • And much more!

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Mar 21, 2019

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What legacy did your parents and grandparents leave for you in terms of behaviors, patterns, emotions, skills? And what legacy are you leaving for your kids, spouse, friends and loved ones? In this Happy Bit I talk about my grandmothers and the legacy they each left for me.

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Mar 18, 2019

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What happens when your world is turned upside down with the death of a loved one? How do you cope? How is it possible to see anything good in the heaviness of it all?  My inspiring guest, Stacy Nehring, shares how she is doing just this in the face of a devastating loss.

What You'll Learn: 

  • Why having gratitude can help you see the good even during your darkest times
  • How you can support a friend that’s going through a difficult time
  • Why it’s essential to have a support system
  • What good things the "Live Like Lilli" foundation is doing for the community
  • And much more

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Mar 14, 2019

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How much time do you spend 1) doing what you're good at and 2) doing what you absolutely LOVE to do? Do these two things and you'll be living in your Zone of Genius (which feels freaking amazing - and happens to make the planet a much, much better place). Learn how to do it in this Happy Bit.

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Mar 11, 2019

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Perfectionism can plague all of us at times, as we sometimes struggle with the normal human condition of feeling "not good enough." In this episode you'll learn how to change your thoughts so you can value progress for the sake of progress and growth for the sake of growth (leaving perfectionism in the DUST!)

What You'll Learn: 

  • How to make life more about about progress, not perfection.
  • Why trying and trying and trying is the secret to life.
  • How to experience the joy that comes from growth just for growth’s sake.
  • And much more!

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Mar 7, 2019

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Have you forgotten what you LOVE to do? The Busy-ness of life can certainly make it tricky to fuel your soul, but there are 4 simple steps you can follow every day for the rest of your life that will help (hint: they are fun and you'll love doing it!)

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Mar 4, 2019

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Many say that men keep women down; but sometimes it’s women who keep women down. By the same token, women can help other women to rise by reaching back and giving a helping hand.

What You'll Learn: 

  • Why it’s critical that women help other women to rise in the workplace and in our communities and homes.
  • The secret to helping young girls to be more confident.
  • What it means to invest in other women.
  • And much more!

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Feb 28, 2019

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What happens when you bring over 40 vibrant, happy women together in one place? Get the details in this Happy Bit.

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Feb 25, 2019

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About this Episode:

I met Jane Gable, a spunky, beautiful older woman, at the resort where we held the Vibrant Happy Women Retreat. Jane is grabbing life by the horns, creating her own happiness which is contagious. Learn her secret of vibrant, happy living in this episode.

What You'll Learn: 

  • All about making life fun
  • Choosing to be spunky rather than sad
  • Grabbing your life by the horns and making it what you want
  • Staying active and beautiful into your golden years

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Feb 21, 2019

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About this Happy Bit:

We all want to HAVE best friends, but what does it look like to BE a best friend? In this Happy Bit I share 5 steps to creating deeper, heart-centered friendships.

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Feb 18, 2019

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About this Episode:

Sometimes we feel so stuck in a rut or a downward spiral, that we feel like there’s no hope for happiness. In this episode my guest and best friend Kitt Rothstein shares her experience of watching me make the shift from deeply depressed and hopeless to leading the Vibrant Happy Women movement.

What You'll Learn: 

  • How to be a generous friend, especially with your time
  • The "before" and "after" version of Jen Riday
  • Why we can always have hope when life is hard
  • And much more

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Feb 14, 2019

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About this Happy Bit:

Ever wish people would speak more openly about sex so you could figure out how things work for other people? In this episode I’m doing just that.

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Feb 11, 2019

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Sex can bring up feelings of shame for some women, but it doesn’t have to be that way. In this episode, brain expert Jane Ransom shares research on the brain-body components of sex, differences between men and women, the importance of mental rehearsal and playfulness, and much more.

What You'll Learn: 

  • How letting go of shame can change your entire physiological experience of sex due to your brain-body loop.
  • Why it’s important culturally that women stop shaming men for their higher sexual drive because sex is actually one of the easier means through which men expressing and experience emotion and love.
  • The secret of using playfulness to break down sexual inhibition.
  • How mental rehearsal of sex and orgasm can have a profound effect on your sexual fulfillment.
  • And much more.

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Feb 7, 2019

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About this Happy Bit:

From birth, each of us craves love and approval, which we often seek from outside of ourselves, particular in our love relationships. In this Happy Bit I give you a new way of thinking that will empower you to begin meeting your own needs for love and approval - in the most beautiful, gentle and sustainable way.

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Feb 4, 2019

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About this Episode:

Sometimes we tend to approach life as if we’re on a stage, performing in ways that bring validation and approval. But what happens when we figure out how to ditch that performance and instead live completely authentically? In this episode you’ll learn exactly how it’s done and how much happiness will come when you do.

What You'll Learn: 

  • The relationship between perfectionism, depression and anxiety.
  • How to believe in your partner’s declarations of love (instead of staying stuck in “not good enough”).
  • The secret for stopping the downward spiral when life seems hard.
  • How to pay attention to your life and to yourself instead of running non-stop on the treadmill of life.
  • Making a personal vow to stop performing for others and instead be REAL.
  • And much more.

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Jan 31, 2019

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About this Happy Bit:

Do you notice the sparks of opportunity in your life that - if you attend to them properly - will become a nurturing and sustaining source of light and energy in your life?

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Jan 28, 2019

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How do you come back to your soul’s directions instead of listening to society, family or your partners’ suggestions? Why is it critical that we sometimes let go of the one-size-fits-all solution to happiness and allow ourselves to be “more wolf than woman”? Learn all about it in this episode!

What You'll Learn: 

  • About the emotions of weight and eating
  • How you can come back to your soul’s directions instead of cultural directions, family directions or a partner’s directions.
  • Why it’s often beneficial to let go of the rules and be more WOLF than WOMAN.
  • The importance of including more earth-focused rituals into your life so you can be more connected to the different energies that accompany the various seasons and cycles of our planet
  • Differences between feminine and masculine energy
  • A history of the experiences Western European and early American women faced in the past couple thousand years and how those experiences shaped female thinking and behavior today
  • How to “call in” the things you want and are meant to have and experience in life
  • And much more

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