Toni Powell – Sharing simple ways

to enjoy life, love and happiness



The Yellow Car book

“The Yellow Car is a wise, funny yet powerful little treasure – we know it will go the way of other classics such as “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff”!

Annie Grossman – Annie’s Books Peregian Beach, Queensland

“A brilliant, funny and engaging presenter.” – Petrea King

The Great Full Life Class

Put more laughter, hope, wonder and enjoyment in your life

Workplace traning

Effective, engaging, unforgettable staff development

Toni speaks at TEDx

Watch Toni’s touching TEDx talk – 9min


“Gratitude is an action that has a powerful affect on how the brain processes information. The scientific research shows that the practice of gratitude offers many benefits that include: deeper, more restful sleep; a strengthened immune system; and increased resiliance. Gratitude can reduce depression and is just about the best thing you can do to improve relationships. If gratitude were a product it would be probably be the world’s best selling one – it is truly the wonder drug for almost everything that ails us.”  Toni Powell

As seen on:  AustStory   Tedx  WfW  Happiness-& Bris-Writers-F

A Killer Funeral

A Killer Funeral There was much confusion over the cause of death.  One person could have done with more imagination as they went for the rather ordinary ‘being hit by a bus’ scenario. My daughter thought it was failure to release the parachute during a tandem nude sky dive. Another daughter declared it was the tragic result…


Dreams Do Come True

Dreams Do Come True! In February I was offered a job as Creative Director of the recent Wired for Wonder event/experience in Sydney. I cannot express how unexpected this was, I wasn’t searching for work, I did not apply for the job. My husband and I were going through some serious stress that included financial woes and…


A favourite quote of Toni Powell

“In daily life we must see that it is not happiness that makes us grateful, but gratefulness that makes us happy.”
David Steindl-Rast