#90 Social Entrepreneurship, Training Your Thought Patterns, Yoga For All Ages and Daily Practices to Promote Happiness and Fulfillment

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on July 27, 2019 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we chat about social entrepreneurship with Justin Siklis, training your thought patterns with Kathleen Trotter, Yoga for all Ages with Rishma Malik and daily practices that promote happiness and fulfillment with TingTing Jiang

We specifically discuss:

Social Entrepreneurship:

Training Your Thought Patterns:

  • Mind vs. Brain
  • The “jock’s version of mindfulness”
  • Cue, behaviour and response
  • The opportunity for change in the cue
  • Embrace the pause
  • Hebb’s law
  • Dopamine
  • cognitive distortion – recency bias
  • outsmarting our minds
  • being aware of our habits

Yoga for All Ages:

  • Is yoga for all ages?
  • What can kids get from yoga?
  • What happens in a kid’s yoga class?
  • Limitations regarding yoga for kids?
  • Yoga for seniors and those with mobility issues

Daily Practices to Promote Happiness and Fulfillment:

  • Why are daily practices for your mind so important?
  • Gratitude practice
  • Neuroplasticity
  • Daily affirmations
  • Journals
  • Mindfulness practice – meditation

For more information about show sponsor Chef’s Catering go here.

To learn more about Kathleen Trotter go here

To learn more about Rishma Malik go here

To learn more about TingTing Jiang go here

#81 The Health Benefits of Allicin, How to Create Your Own Workout Mix, Why Your Joints Are Your Healing Centers and Yoga For Your Mojo

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on May 25 and 26, 2019 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss the health benefits of allicin with “The Garlic Guru” Peter Josling, how to create your own workout mix with Kathleen Trotter, why your joints are your healing centers with Rucsandra Mitrea and yoga for your mojo with Rachelle Wintzen

We specifically discuss:

The Health Benefits of Allicin

  • Garlic
  • The compound Allicin
  • The history of garlic in remedies and treatments
  • Stabilizing Allicin
  • A modern anti-microbial agent – virus, bacteria, fungus
  • Cough and cold prevention
  • Are microbes becoming resistant to Allicin?

How To Create Your Own Workout Mix

  • What is a workout mix?
  • Cardiovascular, strength and mobility
  • Your workouts change over time
  • Curating your own health mix
  • Four fitness personalities
  • What activities should you avoid?

Why Your Joints Are Your Healing Centers

  • Starting with the joints – movement
  • Why do you look at the joints first?
  • What is the fascia system?
  • The innate intelligence of the body
  • Do we need to micromanage our body in order to heal it?
  • Pain relief and increased mobility

Yoga For Your Mojo

  • How does yoga help with the libido?
  • Flexibility
  • Mindfulness and connection
  • Strength and circulation
  • Cat/Cow pose
  • Bridge pose
  • Eagle pose
  • Pigeon pose
  • Bound angle pose

Links:

For more information about show sponsor Allimax and Peter Josling go here.

To learn more about Vtial Directives and Rucsandra Mitrea go here.

To learn more about Kathleen Trotter go here.

To read Rachelle’s article in Tonic Magazine go here.