My mission is to add massive value to your life by giving you tools and inspiration you can use to improve your life right this instant.

I’m here as a guide to help you fall in love with your life and fearlessly live to your full potential.

I started this website – playwiththeworld.com – to bring hope and happiness to people feeling stuck. Several years ago, I was diagnosed with clinical depression and suffering from drug addictions, eating disorders and corporate burnout. I hit rock bottom, and in that darkness I found the light. I realized I have the power to bring myself to happiness…and that is exactly what I did.

I left my high-powered job in advertising to follow my heart and engage in the work I do today. As I started my journey, I began documenting my odyssey on playwiththeworld.com.  My website has been named one of the Top 75 Personal Growth and Top 100 Self-Help Blogs on the Internet by the The Institute for the Psychology of Eating.

In my book, Find Your Happy, an Inspirational Guide to Loving Life to the Fullest, I share the steps I took to leave depression behind and find my purpose and passion. The book became a multi-week, Amazon bestseller, and helped me find an outlet for my book Adventures for Your Soul .

Everything that I do is for you, to help you remove the blocks in your life which are keeping you from bliss. I know what it’s like to feel hopeless and depressed. I also know that it gets way better, and I have the tools to help you find your bliss, too!

I share my experiences, reflections, and insights through articles, on-line courses, videos, meditations, international coaching (personal and group), speaking, and bestselling books. No matter the method, my message is all about how to find and keep your happiness, while providing you the motivation to step into your authentic self.

What I learned from my dark days transformed my life forever. Now I share my journey with you so that you, too, can live life to the fullest.

I am committed to bringing you the absolute best of what I live and learn, and to keep it 100 percent honest as we dive into the adventure of life together. If you haven’t noticed, I am an adventure girl who craves new experiences. This makes my message positively fun. I bring my love for life into all of my messages, and share openly and honestly from my heart.

I’d love to meet you!

The best places to connect with me are on social media where I share positive messages daily.  I am on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. 


Professional Biography

Shannon Kaiser has been named the Happiness Guru and Top 100 Women to Watch in Wellness by Mind Body Green, and labeled a modern thought leader on the rise by Café Truth.  She is the best selling author of Adventures for Your Soul, Find Your Happy, an Inspirational Guide to Loving Life to Its Fullest, and Find Your Happy Daily Mantras, and a six-time contributing author to Chicken Soup for The Soul.

Shannon is an inspirational author, speaker, travel writer, and life coach who left her successful career in advertising to follow her heart and be a writer. Her unique and adventurous take on self-help inspires people to take risks and embrace the unknown so they may live openly and courageously from their heart.

Her website PlayWithTheWorld.com was named top 100 self-help blogs and top 75 Personal Growth websites on the Internet by the Institute for the Psychology of Eating.

Shannon’s sought after ideas have been featured in media outlets across the world such as Good Morning America, Good Day New York, Inside Edition, HuffPost Live, Health, Women’s Health, and Australian Vogue, and she is an online columnist for Huffington Post, MindBodyGreen, Yahoo Voices, Healing Lifestyles & Spas, Examiner, New.com.AU, Tiny Buddha, and The Daily Love.

Here home base is in Portland Oregon, with her adventure buddy, her dog, Tucker.

“Shannon Kaiser writes best-selling books and wildly popular blogs about happiness, inspiring people around the world to ditch what doesn’t serve them and follow their paths to true joy and satisfaction.” —Mind Body Green 

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Ready to love your life fully? Get details on how to work me here.

Email: Shannon@playwiththeworld.com
Twitter: shannonLkaiser
Facebook: Shannon Kaiser Writes
YouTube: Playwiththeworld channel
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