show episodes
 
This is The Create the Ripple Podcast; Trust the Niggle, Tell the Truth with your host Candice Smiley. “20 years ago I survived a sexual assault from my boyfriend. 13 years ago I decided not to kill myself. 10 years ago I was left with 350 k worth of bad debt. 8 years ago I went into consumer proposal to fix that. 6 years ago I welcomed my beautiful daughter into the world. 4 years ago I left my marriage to fall in love with myself. 2 years ago I allowed myself to heal and reconnect with my ...
 
Jump Start Your Joy is a podcast by Paula Jenkins, a business coach and podcast producer living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Inspired by the quote “Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day (Henri Nouwen),” this lively show looks at the inspiration, intention, and action that lead to joy in your life, the world, and other people's lives.
 
Loading …
show series
 
Jacqualyn Jackson is the small business owner behind Investment Inspectors, LLC, who provides home inspections, home healings, and sound baths. Jacqualyn has embraced her multi-passionate personality by leaning into several of the things she loves to do: offering objective findings for people buying or selling a home, and in nourishing the more spi…
 
It's episode 300!! I'm sharing my top 3 reflections of having a podcast (and a business) over the past 7 years. Hear stories about staying inspired, how to remain consistent, why just starting is the hardest, and all about the magic of trying new things. Thank you to YOU for tuning in, for sharing JSYJ with others, and for bringing joy into the wor…
 
Aimee is one of the most candid interviews I have done yet. When I saw her impressive resume I will admit to feeling a little intimidated. Then she came on and the first question she asked was "how is my hair? We've been travelling and I was worried I wouldn't be here on time.." and laughed. I laughed with her, relieved - and we then proceeded to m…
 
Andrea Scher has thrilled and inspired others for nearly twenty years through her award-winning blog Superhero Journal, her international workshops, her Creative Superheroes podcast, and her joyful e-courses. In this episode, we discuss Andrea’s new book, Wonder Seeker: 52 Ways to Wake up Your Creativity and Find Your Joy Today, and how and she des…
 
The host of the Apex Masculinity Podcast Nick Chontos joins me on my podcast after I was a guest on his https://www.candicesmiley.com/sge-apex-masculinity-with-nick We had an epic time talking about his story of hitting rock bottom and choosing to rebuild his life from the bottom up. We talk about his "awakening moments", his self awareness, and fi…
 
Amy started Mimi’s Little Loveys after disability and chronic illness forced her to stop teaching and working with young children. She followed her heart and her own curiosity to create a business that honors her values, and allows her to take care of herself. Amy joins the show to talk about how she's found intentional comfort, and built a life th…
 
What is Intentional Comfort? Why is it important? I'm sharing 3 conversations that paved the way for comfort to be the season 7 theme. Tune in to hear from Jenn Oglesbee, Ilene Smith, and Julia Samuels and learn more about what intentional comfort. In this episode, I'm taking a look at some of the foundational conversations that paved the way for m…
 
Pamela Seelig began her yoga journey more than 25 years ago when an illness (Bell's Palsy) interrupted her Wall Street career. As part of her recovery from that diagnosis, she she began meditating and it brought her some amazing results. Not only did it speed up her recovery, but the impact of meditating at during that time in her life led to a lif…
 
Create the Ripple Podcast was started to tell stories, to tell the truth and to make an impact. Candice loves the quote by Muriel Rukeyser What would happen if one woman told the truth about her life? The world would split open. And in a nutshell that's the podcast's intent, mission and main ideal - to hold space for story and truth that causes the…
 
Comfort and Joy is the new theme for Season 7 and I'm thrilled to sharing all about "intentional comfort." After spending time in the messy middle, over the last 18 months our nervous system needs a pause and a reset and some intentional comfort. So that's what we're looking at in this episode. Here's what you'll find: 1. Intentional Comfort: It's …
 
Here is a behind the scenes meet and greet as Candice and Angel chat about how they got connected, background on the podcast and some of their favourite episodes. Just a fun behind the scenes chat with some nuggets and "if you haven't listened to this episode" feedback we cannot wait to share with you! ** “We create our world with our words.” - Unk…
 
The energy of birthing... babies, plans, ideas, what are you being called to create right now? Trust... Truth... And living your best life. Birth Doula Noreen joins me for a candid conversation on this and more. I've known Noreen for a while, and I knew that right now I wanted to be in conversation with the right people who might meet me where I am…
 
It was time for a catch up with Brenda. Brenda is one of those people I met because and through the podcast outreach and we have become very fast friends. We vibe on the same level, and we share a lot of the same ideas, ideals and even experiences. We opened up and had no pre-planned topic or agenda for this podcast... but I knew with the arrival o…
 
Mom, entrepreneur and passionately present - that is how I might describe Mandy Trapp in a nutshell. I found myself relating to her on so many levels. I found myself enjoying the story of who she was, who she now is and the effect that has had on her business. Her bio is impressive and she is one who knows the power of the pivot. ** “What I noticed…
 
Welcome to Jump Start Your Joy's Top 10 of Season One. As I round out the 6th Season of the podcast, I found myself wanting to take a look back at how the show started. Season One was magical, and memorable in so many ways. You can read the full episode notes on my website. Here's the sampling of who you'll hear in this episode: 1. Kathleen Davies,…
 
Bob was a gem the first time we chatted and I knew I had to have him back for an encore. Lots of good ideas and fun perspectives on life, work, sales and success in this one. ** “If we waited until we had all the answers, we would never leave home.” - Bob ‘Idea Man’ Hooey “Sometimes if the opportunity is there, you have to say yes to the opportunit…
 
Barbara is a woman with a wonderful voice to listen to, a story to tell and a life that has given her a lot of very tangible wisdom to share. I didn't do a lot of talking in this episode, as can be more my candid conversational style of show... but rather was struck (as I think you will be) by the depth, grace and wisdom this woman shared with me. …
 
Stasia Savasuk is an amazing style coach, has an outstanding Tedx Talk, and is the founder of Stasia’s Style School. She’s joining me on the show, and I’m delighted to share this interview. We giggled our way through our discussion, and had a hilarious time talking about style, what lights us up, how to find what kinds of styles fit YOU, and, all a…
 
Kitti and I discuss decluttering of the mind. Are you someone who feels overwhelmed by the clutter in your life or closet or office? Have no clue where or how to start the task of cleaning up, organizing or making space? Then this is the episode for you. ** “Once people declutter they think, I like having things around. It gives them comfort agains…
 
You will need to strap in with your seat belt on for this podcast. Pouya and I have a very fast paced, value-driven conversation about life, sales and just what you could be reading or doing right now to change your mindset and your results. Come. Join me. Listen in. You're going to love this episode. ** Quotes: “Don't wish it was easier, wish you …
 
Andrea and I are talking about the many ways that you can make some noise, own your strengths, and speak your mind. It’s a big topic, and it could not come at a better time. At the heart of making noise is first getting comfortable with accepting the unique things that make you great. I know that many times, it feels more comfortable to play down y…
 
What happens when two women, who recently discovered backcountry camping, get together to speak plainly with one another about life and joy and other things that make us feel alive? When two women feel like they are instantly connected and could talk for hours? This kind of a fun podcast - that's what happens! ** If we are not living aligned, free,…
 
Tiffany Sparrow and I wander into dangerous territory and skate on thin ice with this one. I should start with a disclaimer that we don't mean any offence by anything said during this episode to the coaches and mentors who might listen. We only wanted to hold space to discuss some thoughts we have both had on the unregulated (thankfully) transforma…
 
Born in El Salvador during a time of discord and then coming to Canada but growing up without a positive father role model in his life, Rodolfo found himself living life a little rough and troubled through his teen years. Thankfully he was introduced to personal development and the change was significant. I don't want to give any more away so I inv…
 
John McEuen reached out to share 2 new songs with us, and I'm releasing "Hey Joe" with the Oak Ridge Boys, and "Back in History" with John Russell in this episode as we listen to John talk about his book, the Life I've Picked. I could not be more excited to share this week’s interview. John is one of the most celebrated and best known banjo players…
 
Daniel is on a personal journey to discover his full mission - and I was pretty honoured to hold space with this incredible human being. I was on vacation, he was coming off a few weeks that were prompting some serious soul thought - and it was magic when we connected on camera. As a man who grew up abusing time and his body, living hard and fast t…
 
Today’s podcast episode is all about love. The being in it, what keeps us out of it, the staying in it and the making it vibrant. Long term. Long time. All the time. Every day. My guests are @coffeetalks_batchelors. We embrace topics that might make you blush, smile and laugh. Regardless of your relationship status - I am so excited to let you list…
 
My conversation with Dr. Joanny was a very special one. She's a doctor of Chinese medicine who reinvented herself and changed careers. She is a mother with a great love for her sons. And a woman with a tender and powerful story of abortion and resilience. Have you thought about this theme, this idea of resilience? It's something. I have been ponder…
 
Danielle Reed and I spoke about one of my favorite topics - values. Last year, as we entered the pandemic, I *finally* made time to do a “values exercise”. It was an extension of a smaller values list I had done before. This one, I took the time to think, considering fully the definitions and etymology of each word… I made a lot of word discoveries…
 
I love chatting with Juey Ann MacLeod. This is an encore podcast with Theta Healer, Feminine Balance Coach, Empaths Anonymous and Power of No creator. What would happen when or if you could bring your life back into balance? *** “In this time of Covid, we need to be aware of the joyful things. Gratitude is one thing, but does gratitude light you up…
 
Season 6 has been all about finding joy in the messy middle. In the season finale, I'm looking back and the 5 most memorable conversations I've had with guests over the last year. For each one, I'm sharing a bit about what stood out about our conversation, and, playing a bit of the episode so you can hear them explain things in their own words. Dr.…
 
I'm back with the beautiful Dr. Sarah Williams in an encore podcast. A lot had changed for the two of us since we spoke in early 2020. She had contracted Co-19 and we spoke about the impact of that moment on her life. The last time we spoke, I was deep into the dark healing after my break up. Grief and illness created a powerful moment for us to re…
 
I think this podcast recording with Kellsie might be one of my favourites to date as we talked very openly about self love, self worth and why we could really embrace being imperfect and create impact because of that. “No matter what, I will be okay.” - Kellsie Moore *** Connect with Kellsie: https://www.kellsiemoore.com/ https://www.facebook.com/b…
 
A lot of people are talking about FOMO, especially as the US is opening back up after the pandemic. As everything and everyone starts to come out of quarantine and shelter in place, and we are feeling safer about being in public, it seems that a lot of people are feeling he push to rush back into life, and, rush back to returning to life at the sam…
 
I am going to make everything around me beautiful - that will be my life. (Elsie De Wolfe) This quote is my subtle mission in life... This podcast was all about realizing when the next thing for you to do, whether you like it or not, is to resign, quit, move on, change, stop... you get the idea. We have all had those moments in life when "the writi…
 
Ok, I give. There are a lot of podcasts, videos, memes and coaches talking about manifestation these days. Sam and I spoke very very candidly about the myths of manifesting (and why your manifesting might not be working!) and the actionable truths about it. And he is the perfect guy to speak to it - Sam is living out his best manifested life, liter…
 
Medium, healer, author, teacher, mentor and former narcissist magnet Maria and I had lots to speak candidly about. “There is no death, only life and if someone tells you, you can’t do something just take that as a challenge, run with it and go and do it.” - Maria Verdeschi ✨ *** Connect with Maria Verdeschi: https://www.mariaverdeschi.com/ https://…
 
In this episode, I'm talking about the term "languishing," which is something that Adam Grant recently wrote about in the New York Times. His article was titled "There's a Name For The Blah That You're Feeling, and It's Called Languishing." When I read it, it struck me that languishing really is one of the predominant emotions that you find in the …
 
About 6 years ago I was able to attend one of Rae-Ann's courses. This phrase, "what are you pretending not to know?" was on the wall throughout the entire weekend. Although I learned all kinds of amazing things that weekend, initiated new and poignant awarenesses that have continued to affect my life, remembering this one little phrase had the bigg…
 
In this interview, I am so honored to be joined by author Sonya Renee Taylor. Sonya is the author of the the New York Times Bestselling book, “The Body is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love.” She just recently released an updated version of that book, and the “Your Body is Not an Apology Workbook: Tools for Living Radical Self Love.” So…
 
If you are an entrepreneur (or want to be one) and you are looking to listen to a lively chat that will make you smile, think, laugh out loud and feel a little more motivated during your gym workout, at the start of your day or you are just needing a bit of motivation - this is the podcast to listen to! “Items, material things, money, these things …
 
My conversation with Ruthann was a deep one, a challenging one. Ruthann shared a lot of statistics about domestic violence in Canada. The numbers were a lot higher than I could have imagined. She talked a lot about the responsibility of employers in supporting victims of domestic abuse, and that there is so much value in education. As challenging a…
 
In this episode, I’m delighted to have Fred Waitzkin return for his second interview, this time to talk about his brand new book “Strange Love.” Fred is the author of “Searching for Bobby Fischer,” which is based on his experiences with his son Josh who was a chess prodigy at age 7. In this new interview, we talk about his latest book (Strange Love…
 
Need to feel connected to your own self? Feel like a good-day-feel-good-listen... with a side of motivation and you-got-this-sister? Then have a listen to this podcast. I loved the energy that Sheetal showed up with and we had a delightful conversation about mediumship, about life and about lots of things metaphysical. “Once you know your intuition…
 
You have the courage to start over no matter what he has made you believe... You are so much stronger than you realize... Donna James is a domestic abuse survivor with a powerful story. She now supports other women to speak about their trauma, to be connected to the resources that could support them and to offer hope and healing through her coachin…
 
In this episode, I am sharing about a couple of parallel "paths" I've noticed in the past few months: those of Labyrinths, making mindful choices about what to do next, and setting boundaries to support those choices and new directions. Your Unique Path In December 2020 I took a week long course and became a trained labyrinth facilitator. The labyr…
 
I put out a call to talk about the scary statistics that violence towards women and children has increased during the pandemic. Aime Hutton was one of the brave women who answered the call. We had a powerful, honest and candid conversation about her experience with a boyfriend who was controlling and abusive - and her healing from it. I would invit…
 
In this episode, I'm honored to be interviewing Lauren Artress. She is an author, Canon of Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, founder of Veriditas, and a spiritual pioneer and a leading force in popularizing the Labyrinth in the US and around the world. I have been fascinated with Labyrinths for years, and this last December became a trained Labyrin…
 
Any encore chat with one of my favourite guests, Kelly Falardeau. I consider it an honour to call this woman my friend. Last time we chatted about dogs and dates... and she was one of my first episode guests. Kelly has an incredible story, and she loves to help other women tell theirs. Have a listen. You’ll leave smiling and inspired. Connect with …
 
In this episode, Erica and are diving in to the important topics of racism in the US, and what it means to be an imperfect ally. I had the pleasure of meeting her at ShePodcasts Live, and I was deeply inspired by her presentation there on imperfect allyship and anti-racism. Erica is an an entrepreneur and certified coach, and her work is focused on…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login