The Power of Joy with Michele Larsen (Tea Time Podcast Episode 3)

The Power of Joy with Michele Larsen (Tea Time Podcast Episode 3)

Plum Deluxe Tea Time is the podcast where we bring you thoughtful conversations about what it means to create moments that matter and how we can show up as the best version of ourselves in the moments of life that are important to us.

Today, we’re talking about JOY. What is joy, exactly? Is it different than happiness? How can we incorporate more joy in our lives? Well, we have the expert for you – Michele Larsen, founder of The Joy Team, a non-profit that has been profiled by national media for their inspirational and motivational happiness ad campaigns and service projects.

We love Michele and have even partnered with The Joy Team for our first charity blend, The Joy Tea.

In this conversation, we learn how Michele got her dream started (and she shares some powerful advice if you have big dreams and goals you want to accomplish). Michele shares her experiences infusing joy into the lives of others, and helps us unpack more about the feeling of joy. Michele’s work goes much deeper than a positive billboard!

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Show Notes

Michele’s website is TheJoyTeam.Org. They also have a fun Facebook Page! Please consider joining a local event or donating to support their efforts.

If you want to buy some tea that will include a donation to The Joy Team, check out the Joy Blend. It’s a white tea with jasmine and tangerine.

Here are some of our favorite Joy Team billboards! Please, connect with us on Instagram or Facebook and tell us what YOUR Joy Team billboard would be.


any act of kindness is a pretty awesome thing

The Power of Joy with Michele Larsen (Tea Time Podcast Episode 3)

Andy Hayes

Andy Hayes is the founder and creator of Plum Deluxe. He authors our award-winning weekly email newsletter, The Blend and curates our popular organic tea of the month club.

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