The Happy Whisk
By The Happy Whisk
Hi! I'm Ivy, The Happy Whisk and Welcome to my podcast! In 2016 I downsized and got rid of 95 percent of my stuff and it was WONDERFUL. Less clutter. Less mess. More fun. More creating. This podcast is me yappin' about all that stuff but it's also a guide to living simple, having fun and creating more. Thanks for stopping by. Cheers, Ivy.
Reach me directly @ anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
Reach me directly @ anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
EP 138: CHANGE IN FOCUS - Episode 138
Change in focus, baby. That's what I'm talking about today. As mentioned in the podcast, Sarah Beeny's; Renovate Don't Relocate. Excellent show, I love it. Beeny focuses on how people really, really use their space and then works from there. I'm Ivy, this is The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 138.
September 28, 2021
EP 137: LETTING GO OF FRUSTRATION - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 137
LETTING GO OF FRUSTRATION - EPISODE 137
September 14, 2021
EP 136: LETTING GO OF THINGS THAT NO LONGER WORK - The Happy Whisk Podcast - Episode 136
I'm all for McGyver-ing it when need be. But there's something wonderful about letting go of what no longer works and welcoming in what does. Hi. I'm Ivy and this is episode 136.
September 2, 2021
EP 135: WHEN IS IT TIME TO LEAVE A SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM? The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 135
I just recorded a podcast about YouTube removing views but more to the point, when is it time to leave a platform and move on? At what point is the work no longer worth the effort? When do we cut bait and run? Hi! I'm Ivy, The Happy Whisk. Welcome to episode 135.
August 30, 2021
EP 134: WORKING THROUGH THE MESS - The Happy Whisk Podcast Episode 134
Hey Guys! Welcome to WORKING THROUGH THE MESS - Episode 134
August 18, 2021
EP 133: Workflow & Consistency - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 133
Workflow? Consistency? Does it matter? Let's chat about it on The Happy Whisk Podcast, Episode 133. To find my videos go to https://www.youtube.com/thehappywhisk/videos
August 13, 2021
EP 132: THAT WAS EXPENSIVE, I CAN'T GET RID OF IT - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 132
Is it worth holding onto something, just because the item was expensive? Does it cost too much to get rid of? And what happens when we start to let go of what doesn't work, in order to create room for all the wonderful things that do work. Hi! I'm Ivy, The Happy Whisk and this is Episode 132 Find my food videos @ https://www.youtube.com/TheHappyWhisk/videos
August 6, 2021
EP 131: TIPS FOR LETTING GO - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 131
This podcast is for anyone struggling with what to let go of and what to keep. Decluttering is not always an easy process. Episode 131 is for anyone looking for a few extra tips, as they declutter their stuff. Hi! I'm Ivy, The Happy Whisk and this is episode 131.
July 28, 2021
EP 130: PREPARATION The Happy Whisk Podcast - Episode 130
Preparation tells us where to go, shows us how to move forward, while also making life simple and productivity stronger. Hi! I'm Ivy, The Happy Whisk and this is episode 130. Up Next: EP 129 Say No!
July 23, 2021
EP 129: SAY NO! -- The Happy Whisk, Podcast -- Episode 129
EP 129: SAY NO! There's a happiness and contentment that comes with saying no. A lot of times it comes down to making a choice. And saying no to something now, helps to say yes to something better, later. This is The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 129.
July 16, 2021
EP 128: I'M STUCK - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 128
I'm stuck, I'm stuck, I'm stuck but sometimes, the point of aggravation is a great place to start. Hey I'm Ivy. This is The Happy Whisk Podcast and today, I'm taking about being stuck, starting in a place of aggravation and asking too much of a space. This is, Episode 128.
June 29, 2021
EP 127: FOLLOW YOUR EFFORTS - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 127
EP 127: The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 127
June 27, 2021
Welcome to episode 126!
June 25, 2021
EP 125: GET OUT OF THE WAY (now with more leg stubble) The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 125
Welcome to Episode 125, my first driving cast on a sunny summer day, as I head to the paint store. Stay tuned to the end and listen to Evil Jeff and Good Jason. Contact me @ https://anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages - This is The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 125.
June 17, 2021
EP 124: SHAKE IT OFF - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 124
EP 124: Sometimes things don't work out and we just gotta SHAKE IT OFF. Welcome to the The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 124
June 9, 2021
EP 123: DIVIDED FOCUS (forget the applesauce, it'll keep) - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 123
Episode 123 - Forget the applesauce, it'll keep! Episode 123
June 7, 2021
EP 122: USE IT OR LOSE IT - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 122
Welcome to episode 122 of The Happy Whisk, Podcast. Contact me @ https://anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
June 4, 2021
EP 121: THE WEIGHT OF CLUTTER - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 121
A cluttered home can make us tired and suck the every loving fun out of life. In today’s cast I’m talking about things that no longer serve. And instead of being weighed down by stuff, we’re inspired to change. In Episode 121 I share how to make home a place of happiness, instead of a place of heaviness, as I continue to dive deeper into living simple, having fun and creating more. Reach me @ https://anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
May 27, 2021
EP 120: BURST GOALS - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 120
I thought I was gonna get back to publishing YouTube videos in April. That didn't work. Then I thought for sure, May. Only that didn't pan out either. Now, I set up a 2-week burst goal to keep myself on target. Hi! I'm Ivy and this is The Happy Whisk Podcast and today, it's all about burst goals, staying focused and getting IT DONE! This is Episode 120 - Contact me @ anchor.fm/messages/thehappywhisk
May 19, 2021
EP 119: ENOUGH IS ENOUGH - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 119
I love a good goal. I love having a good goal and a direction. But there comes a point where enough is enough and a goal just isn’t working anymore, and it’s time to jump ship and switch to something else. Hi! I’m Ivy, this is The Happy Whisk Podcast and today it’s about changing goals and being okay with that. Here on Episode 119 of The Happy Whisk, Podcast. Contact me at: anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
May 13, 2021
EP 118: SOMETIMES DECLUTTERED ITEMS GROW BACK - The Happy Whisk, Podcast - Episode 118
Paper! Paper! Paper! Sometimes a decluttered item grows back but the best thing about living in a post-decluttered life is being able to catch it early, and course correct. Hi! I'm Ivy! Welcome to the Happy Whisk Podcast, Episode 118 - Contact me @ https://anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
May 7, 2021
117: THE DANGER OF DECISION FATIGUE & PUTTING YOU IN CONTROL OF YOU - LIVING A DECLUTTERED LIFE
It can be hard sometimes to decide what to get rid of and what to keep. There’s a point when the body, mind and soul hit their max and boom, decision fatigue sets in. We’re gonna talk about that today PLUS, how to spot pre-decision fatigue so you can stop fatigue before it ever has a chance to take over. Today, it’s about putting YOU in control of YOU and being aware of those fatigue feelings BEFORE they set in, so that decluttering becomes more enjoyable and productive. Hi. I’m Ivy and this is, The Happy Whisk Podcast - Episode 117: Decision Fatigue. Leave messages at: anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
May 1, 2021
116: Momentum and How-To Keep IT GOING! The Happy Whisk, Podcast Episode 116
How to use start decluttering the little things in order to build momentum and power yourself to live a simpler, less cluttered and more productive life. Leave voice mails at: anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
April 24, 2021
115: I LOVE WRITING & HOW TO PROTECT WRITING TIME - LIVING A DECLUTTERED LIFE
The key is to find the best writing time. Protect it and keep going. And always, always be proud enough and confident enough to say, yep, I’m writer. All that and more in Episode 115: I Love Writing & How to Protect Writing Time - Living a Decluttered Life. Leave a voice mail @ anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
April 17, 2021
114: SAY NO NOW TO SAY YES LATER
Welcome to Episode 114, Say No Now, to Say Yes Later - A Guide to Living a Decluttered Life - by The Happy Whisk
April 10, 2021
113: WHY DECLUTTER? WHAT'S THE END GAME?
Before I began decluttering, I had an End Game in mind. By knowing where I wanted to go, it helped set up steps to get the job done. Having less stuff is freedom. It’s about living better, having fun and creating more. Welcome to Episode 113, The Happy Whisk Podcast. To leave a voice mail go to: anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
March 26, 2021
112: HOW TO START DECLUTTERING
Got a bunch of stuff to declutter? Piles everywhere? Closets and cupboards full? Want a clean, simple decluttered place? Start with Episode 112 - HOW TO START DECLUTTERING. To leave a voice message go to: anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/message
March 19, 2021
111: THE ONE THING
Ever feel like too many things are going on at once? Focus is lacking? Attention is split? Welcome to Episode 111 of The Happy Whisk, Podcast - THE ONE THING. What's THE ONE THING for today? Leave messages @ anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages The One Thing Book by Gary Keller with Jay Papasan Check out these helpful YouTube Channels to UP THE GAME! Primal Video @ https://www.youtube.com/c/Primalvideo/videos Annie Dubé @ https://www.youtube.com/c/AnneMarieDube/videos Check out these PODCASTERS! SpikePit @ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrBiIGnQtLfBfYm89BLhAFA/videos Jason's RPG Variety Cast @ https://anchor.fm/jason376
March 12, 2021
110: Hot Dog. Life is GOOD!
Check out Primal Video at: https://primalvideo.com/ To leave a voice mail for me click: anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages
March 9, 2021
109: I'M WRITING A BOOK!
Now that I'm not in my own way, I'm sharing it with the world. Welcome to Episode 109: I'M WRITING A BOOK! To leave a voice mail click: https://anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages To visit Jason go to: Jason's RPG Variety Cast: https://anchor.fm/jason376
March 8, 2021
108: SAY GOODBYE! (decluttering & debt)
To to be rid of debt and clutter means more freedom to create. It's a wonderful thing. Join me in today's podcast episode 108 where I do a double cast. The first about clutter and the second, about debt.
March 5, 2021
107: DEBT MONSTER
Can we save $10,000 by our one year anniversary of being 100% debt free? I think we can! Jason's RPG Variety Cast: https://anchor.fm/jason376 Tim's Gothridge Manor Podcast: https://anchor.fm/gothridgemanor Colin Green Spike Pit's YouTube: (How do I start a podcast?) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nqlXZi77BEs Spike Pit Podcast: https://anchor.fm/spikepit
March 1, 2021
106: DOING THE RIGHT WORK
To leave a voice message/comment go to: anchor.fm/thehappywhisk/messages and to check out the free weekly videos from Primal Video click: https://www.youtube.com/Primalvideo To check out the PVA courses click: https://primalvideo.com/
February 26, 2021
105: MOVEABLE GOALS
Today, moveable goals and embracing the cold.
December 2, 2020
104: WE'RE DEBT FREE!
I'm back with a ramblecast.
November 4, 2020
103: EMPOWERMENT (even during a pandemic)
January 31, 2020
102: CALL-IN SHOW (thanks gang!)
October 28, 2019
101: GOODBYE DEBT
October 17, 2019
October 3, 2019
September 23, 2019
August 1, 2019
July 31, 2019
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June 27, 2019
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June 25, 2019
71: CHANGING OF THE GUARD
June 24, 2019
70: 44 YEAH BABY!
44, yeah baby! THANK YOU, EVERYONE who participated during my 44 podcasts in 44 days.
June 20, 2019
69: DOING THE UNJUMBLE
Day 43 of 44 and today, I'm doing the unjumble. Goodbye papers that don't go together. You gotta go!
June 19, 2019
PLUNDERGROUNDS by Ray Otus ROLEPLAY RESCUE by Che Webster SPIKEPIT by Colin Green
June 18, 2019
67: HELLO MONDAY!
June 17, 2019
66: SUNDAY QUICK CAST DAY 40
Hello end of the weekend. Here's today's quick cast!
June 16, 2019
65: THANKS FOR CALLING
BIG THANKS to https://anchor.fm/spikepit , https://anchor.fm/lieren , https://anchor.fm/thoughteater , https://anchor.fm/rich-fraser , https://anchor.fm/gilligans-isle-of-add
June 15, 2019
64: MOVE ON
To stay focused on things that didn't go right in the past is a HUGE disservice to the creative people we are right now. To hear about moving on to keep creativity going in the right direction, click the play button and have a listen.
June 14, 2019
63: DAY 37
Lookie here, Gang! I'm on day 37. Thanks for the listens and the call-ins. Now onto cast 37 of 44!
June 13, 2019
62: TOP 5 MOVIES (THANKS, FROTH)
https://anchor.fm/thoughteater (Froth's Thought Eater, Podcast)
June 12, 2019
61: EXTRA WIGGLY
Hello People and Happy Tuesday. I'm just a tad extra wiggly today. Gonna put that energy into making a video but first, I did this cast. Wishing you well with a great big side of boogie boogie.
June 11, 2019
60: MORE INTENTIONAL
June 10, 2019
59: SUNDAY QUICKIE
Happy Sunday! We're off to find a replacement batter bowl and probably hit Barnes. Cheers and boogie boogie.
June 9, 2019
58: I ALMOST BROKE THE 44
it's been a beautiful summer day and we've been out and about and I tell ya', I almost didn't podcast. I very nearly, broke the 44 but happy to report, I made it in just under the midnight deadline. Happy Weekend and thanks for tuning in.
June 9, 2019
57: GOOD NEWS and OBNOXIOUSNESS to SHARE
Hello Anchorites! It's been a darn good week and I'm feelin' OBNOXIOUS. Bring on the weekend!
June 7, 2019
56: OSR and the ANCHORITES
Check out Spencer aka Free Thrall's cast at: https://anchor.fm/free-thrall
June 6, 2019
55: THE GRUMPY SPATULA
On most days, I'm The Happy Whisk but today, Tim's calling me The Grumpy Spatula.
June 5, 2019
54: MOVEABLE GOALS
I love shooting for a good solid goal but sometimes, I need to make that goal movable. Join me in episode 54, Moveable Goals.
June 4, 2019
53: 4-DAY SWAP TEST
Staycation was THE BEST! I'm recharged and ready to rumble so ... what better time to swap things out just to see it if works.
June 3, 2019
52: SHADOW PEOPLE ARE SCARY
Check out Matt's podcast Matt Random
June 2, 2019
51: GOOD-BYE SLOWPOKE SALLY
In this personal journal, episode 51: GOOD-BYE SLOWPOKE SALLY, I learn that I can work faster.
June 1, 2019
50: CLEAN SHEET DAY NOW with CALL-INS
It's clean sheet day here at The Manor and we are soon to be off staycation BUT ... close doesn't mean done. We've got three days left. Hot dog. Big thanks for today's call-ins. Check them out by clicking their names below. Colin Green - Spikepit Frank T. - Frank T's Liner Notes Evil Jeff - Minions and Musings Ray Otus - Plundergrounds
May 31, 2019
49: SPRINKLES OF LIEREN
I'm reporting live from Barnes parking lot in this ask me anything podcast. Big THANKS to Lieren for playing along! To visit Lieren click the following hyperlink. Thanks for listening and boogie boogie. Anchor.fm/Lieren
May 31, 2019
48: PERFECTION CAN GO SUCK AN EGG
I'm just not into perfection because it's a waste of my time. For me, it's all about having fun and getting the work out.
May 29, 2019
47: HANGIN' AT BARNES WITH SMOOCHIE FACE
Just walking around outside of Barnes, recording a cast. To check out Tim's micro-adventures go to Patreon.com/Gothridge
May 28, 2019
46: BROTHERS GREEN AND A SIDE OF FROTH
Big thank you to RFED, Spikepit and Froth for participating in the Ask Me Anything, podcast! Click their names to check out their podcasts. Thanks guys!
May 27, 2019
45: KITCHEN CAST
Today, I'm trying something new as I do my first Kitchen Cast.
May 26, 2019
44: CONTENT IS QUEEN
Today, I talk about creating content vs consuming it and how I balance them.
May 25, 2019
43: LOCKED IN
Hello Podcast Listeners! This cast is about locking in to what I love to do, regardless of views, likes, subs or comments.
May 24, 2019
42: NEW STUDIO and STAYCATION
Hello, Hello and welcome to a ramblecast. I'm your host, Ivy. It's about 2 hours before staycation starts. Once hubby gets home, it's off to Barnes. Woohoo!
May 23, 2019
41: IT CAN WAIT
Back in the day when I drew cartoons, recorded videos or wrote a blog post - I had to publish them the second they were done. Fast forward to these days and more often than not, IT CAN WAIT. Unless I’m at Barnes, then all bets are off because it’s just too much fun to post live from the bookstore café.
May 22, 2019
40: ANSWERING MATT JACKSON'S
Matt Jackson wrote his questions to me via MeWe. Thanks, Matt! To visit his podcast click, Matt Random or find him on MeWe at Matt Jackson on MeWe
May 21, 2019
39: STEALING FROM SPIKEPIT - ASK ME ANYTHING
It's an ASK ME ANYTHING, podcast! I stole the idea from Spikepit. Thanks, Colin! Click Colin's podcast click SPIKPIT
May 20, 2019
38: I DON'T WANNA DO IT TODAY
During this podcast challenge of 44 podcasts in 44 days, I finally hit the day that I didn't want to do it. Join me in Episode 38: I DON'T WANT TO DO IT TODAY
May 19, 2019
37: UNPLUG & MAKE STUFF
May 18, 2019
36: WHISPER CAST
I crawled out of my coffin early this morning and did my first whisper ramble cast.
May 17, 2019
35: IT'S ALIVE!
It's alive! It's alive!
May 16, 2019
For me, it all boils down to being ourselves and sharing the things we're passionate about. Even if that means building a new audience and losing a few old subscribers along the way. I say, embrace it!
May 15, 2019
33: 2 PILLOWS
Welcome back my 44 days of podcasting. I'm starting to forget what day I'm on but that's a good thing! I'm having fun. Thanks for listening and boogie boogie.
May 14, 2019
32: NIP IT IN THE BUD
Day 6 of 44 days and my throat is not feeling all that great. I'm off to the couch with a bowl of soup and a big blanket but first, here's a quick podcast. Thanks for listening and boogie boogie.
May 13, 2019
31: NO EXPECTATION
Day 5 of my 44 days of podcasting and for me, it's going fast. Thank you everyone who called in.
May 12, 2019
30: OUT OF ORDER
Hello Day 4 of 44 podcasts. Today, I talk about changing things up, and working out of order.
May 11, 2019
29: JUST SHARE IT
In episode 29, JUST SHARE IT, I talk about doing what I want to do, even if there are already four billion people doing the same thing.
May 10, 2019
Today, I talk about doing what I want and how I deal with kickback from other people. Join me in episode 28 titled, KICKBACK.
May 9, 2019
27: 44 DAYS OF PODCASTING
Welcome to day 1 of 44 days of podcasting. I didn't know I was gonna do this when I woke up but what the heck, I'm gonna give it a go and see where the adventure takes me.
May 8, 2019
26: CALL-IN STEW
For today's cast, I've put together a bit of call-in stew. If you want to hear the cast they're referring to click TOXIC PEOPLE and that should take you to the previous episode. Thanks for listening and I'll catch you in the next podcast. Whisk, out.
April 27, 2019
25: TOXIC PEOPLE
I made this episode because I got fired-up after listening to Jason Hobbs at Random Screed. I was about to call into his show but instead of pulling a Jackson, I made my own podcast. Visit Hobbs at Random Screed. And check out his Patreon at Hobbs & Friends.
April 23, 2019
I stole the idea to do an unboxing from my honey bunny smoochie face @ Gothridge Manor Check out his podcast unboxing by clicking Gothridge Manor or copy and paste, https://anchor.fm/gothridgemanor
April 5, 2019
23: GETTING OUT OF MY WAY
I used to be afraid of the Internet. But before I knew it, I was making blog posts, videos, vlogs and podcasts. Having said that, I still have one big fear and I talk about that in today's podcast called, GETTING OUT OF MY OWN WAY.
March 29, 2019
22: ROLLIN' THE DICE ON A NEW ADVENTURE
Huge THANKS to my honey bunny smoochie face and to everyone else, THANK YOU for the help. You guys made my day!
March 25, 2019
21: FREEDOM plus CALL-INS
Happy Friday, Podcast Listeners. Today's a quick post but stay tuned for the end, when I answer call-ins. And, check out my last cast titled, FUNCTION OVER FORM. Happy Weekend and Boogie Boogie!
March 1, 2019
20: FUNCTION OVER FORM
February 22, 2019
19: VALENTINE'S DAY UNBOXING
February 15, 2019
18: VOMIT DRAFT
Shout out and big thanks to Ray Otus of Plundergrounds for inspiring today's podcast, VOMIT DRAFT. Vomit drafts help me stay focused plus, not afraid to make mistakes. As for not getting distracted? That's easy! I unplug and quietly work on whatever I'm creating for the day. To hear more about it, hit that play button. Check out Ray's website at www.jellysaw.com Thanks & boogie boogie!
February 7, 2019
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