Joy's workshops are fun, lively groups based on the book In a Pickle. You'll discover and learn to incorporate these life-giving perspectives into everyday life. Joy offers both a one-day workshop and an eight-week course.


A relaxed atmosphere provides the container for learning and practicing the food for thought recipes presented in In a Pickle. Discover and experience how you can lower stress, improve relationships and become more comfortable and effective in your life by practicing these simple yet powerful approaches.


Enjoy and relax as you steep in the recipes of In a Pickle. This course offers you an extended period of time to learn new perspectives, practice and integrate new skills and reflect on what you have learned. Much is gained by sharing experiences and being encouraged by others as we learn to cook our life experiences into nourishment for growth.

“Cooking is such a wonderful metaphor for life!”