Happiness Spells
Day 12 of 30: Finding Something From Childhood You’d Forgotten

Day 12 of 30: Finding Something From Childhood You’d Forgotten

April 22, 2020

Sharp potato peelers, orange blossoms, looking at stamps -- there's a lot of little loves to be seen.

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

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Day 11 of 30: Places I Almost Asked You to Marry Me

Day 11 of 30: Places I Almost Asked You to Marry Me

April 21, 2020

In between waking and sleeping, there are many hours in which to tell you how much I love you. None of which, I think, I have ever wasted.

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

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Day 10 of 30: The Smell of Orange Blossoms (ft. Julia Whelan)

Day 10 of 30: The Smell of Orange Blossoms (ft. Julia Whelan)

April 20, 2020

Seamus Heaney, orange blossoms, panang curry and memories galore. Today's episode is written by Julia Whelan, a very warm, funny Twitter follow and a great writer and audiobook narrator.  You can find her here at www.jmwhelan.com

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

Find Happiness Spells on Instagram or visit our site to send me a message.

Day 9 of 30: A List of The Very Best Gestures

Day 9 of 30: A List of The Very Best Gestures

April 9, 2020

A list of beautiful gestures that bring me great joy, holding hands, pointing out beautiful things, clapping wildly. 

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

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Day 8 of 30: Disappearing in the Air for Hours ft. Kayla Cagan

Day 8 of 30: Disappearing in the Air for Hours ft. Kayla Cagan

April 8, 2020
Today's spells were written by a friend of mine, Kayla Cagan -- a great writer, playwright and a thoughtful observer of the world we live in.
 
Kayla Cagan’s first book, PIPER PERISH received universal praise, was selected as an Amazon and Barnes & Noble Best Book of the Month, and was a Spirit of Texas High School Reading Program 2018 pick. Her second book, ART BOSS, was called “an engaging portrait of the artist as a young woman” by Kirkus Review and "a great read for any artist aspiring to greatness" by the American Library Association's Booklist. Her short plays and monologues have been published by Applause Books and Smith and Kraus and are performed in high schools across the country. She has contributed comics and essays to assorted collections, including Girl Crush Zine, Womanthology, and Unite and Take Over: Stories Inspired by the Smiths. 
 
You can find her online www.kaylacagan.com and on Instagram: @kayla_cagan_writer

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written by Kayla Cagan, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

Find Happiness Spells on Instagram or visit our site to send me a message.

Day 7 of 30: Little Dogs Wearing Warm Sweaters

Day 7 of 30: Little Dogs Wearing Warm Sweaters

April 7, 2020

Little dogs, big sweaters, hugs that last a lifetime and joy unspeakable.

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

Find Happiness Spells on Instagram or visit our site to send me a message.

Day 6 of 30: All the Birds Flying Near the Ground

Day 6 of 30: All the Birds Flying Near the Ground

April 6, 2020

Day six was ALSO written by the Year 3 students from the International French School of Sydney in Australia, thank you to them and their teacher Aleesha McGrath for these beautiful moments of joy.

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

Find Happiness Spells on Instagram or visit our site to send me a message.

Day 5 of 30: Owls That Hoot Softly In the Night

Day 5 of 30: Owls That Hoot Softly In the Night

March 27, 2020

Day five was written by the Year 3 students from the International French School of Sydney in Australia, thank you to them and their teacher Aleesha McGrath for these beautiful moments of joy.

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Chris Zabriskie, used under a cc license.

Find Happiness Spells on Instagram or visit our site to send me a message.

 
Day 4 of 30: How Strongly I’ll Hug You When This is Over

Day 4 of 30: How Strongly I’ll Hug You When This is Over

March 26, 2020

Day four brings the sound of rain on the window, the softest linen sheets, a wealth of self compassion and a blazing bolt of hope aimed straight at you.

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. The music in this episode is by Daniel Birch, used under a cc license.

Find Happiness Spells on Instagram or visit our site to send me a message.

 
 
Day 3 of 30: Finding Your Balance

Day 3 of 30: Finding Your Balance

March 25, 2020

Day three finds us twirling our hair, picking bright red plums, taking painting classes with our friends and dreaming of normal days.

Happiness Spells is a five minute list of happy and positive things, set to gentle music. Some serious. Some not so serious. A collection of thoughts, daydreams, feelings and reveries. Headphones on. There's nothing else like it.

This episode of Happiness Spells was written, arranged, recorded and produced by Amanda Meyncke in Temecula, CA. Our music is by Chris Zabriskie.

Find Happiness Spells on Instagram or visit our site to send me a message.

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