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  • 00:15

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Emotional Balance

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Founder and CEO of Miclknight. I am an Author, Speaker, Full-Circle Health Coach and passionate about healthy and balanced living.


    Emotional Balance


    Why is Emotional Balance in our life so important?


    I am not a Psychiatrist or a Psychologist, though have studied Psychology to become a nurse and then a teacher. 


    Why do these two professionals say we need Emotional Balance?


    to understand people better, learn easier


    to know how to ask questions that open up their minds and emotions i/o to help them


    How do we know that we are Emotionally balanced?


    When we are, how do we feel? Stressed? Even keeled? Easy going? Happy?


    When we are not? Tense? Irritable? Angry? Frustrated?


    What are the side affects of either?


    How can we avoid the negative side affects?


    How can we make sure we are balanced? Titer Toter, muscle testing


    Meditation, Music, reading, listening to positive talk, walk, exercise, rest, healthy nutrition, ample hydration


    Interaction with others


    Recap: being emotionally balanced with all of the above mentioned points, helps us avoid going into Depression, having suicidal thoughts, and worse. It's all about Balance and today it's the Emotional Balance.


    Gift: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kino-macgregor/emotional-intelligence_b_4366236.html


    Contact Info:


    http://www.miclknight.com


    dythomson@miclknight.com


    562-335-4956


    Stay happy, healthy and empowered!


     


     


     


     


     


     


     


     

  • 00:16

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Recap of 2015

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Founder and CEO of Miclknight. I am an Educator, Author, Speaker, Full-Circle Health Coach and passionate about healthy and balanced living.


    Main points of 2015:


    Alkaline Water, benefits


    Growing your own garden, ground, vertical, horizontal, TG


    Healthy living: rest, hydration, nutrition, balance


    Avocado seed: 13 health benefits


    Baking your own bread


    Holiday Tips


    No more regrets


    Reduce stress


    Increase immune system


    Increase loyalty


    Yoga


    Breathing techniques to relax and lower BP


    Which one was your most favorite topic for 2015?


    What other topics are you interested in hearing about that relate to full-circle health: ESPMF


    Would you like a schedule ahead of time on what topic will be covered each week?


    Do you consider the free gifts valuable or enjoyable?


    What does it take to get more feedback from my listeners?


    Would you like an e-article about the topic we covered?


    Do you like surveys?


    How do you like best to communicate with me?


     


    Gift:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rtajxo8d7js&feature=youtu.be


    Contact Info:


    http://www.miclknight.com


    mailto:dythomson@miclknight.com


    562-335-4956


     


    Until next week, first week in 2016! Stay happy, healthy, blessed and empowered!

  • 01:13

    Birthing While Black 11: Write Power with Denise Bolds, Bold Doula

    in Women

    2016 is the year dedicated to Black Maternal Health Awareness. Writing is a fundamental tool in promoting change with blogs, vlogs, petitions, articles, surveys and letters. Your written word ‘speaks’ for you when you are not present. There is power in the word, it spells and for centuries our ancestors and women were denied access to writing.


    Have a challenge when it comes to writing? Please join Denise Bolds, MSW CD(DONA) as she discusses writing, the power and the principle of this tool in the birth community.


    Ms. Bolds is a self-published author of several books and two blogs: Bold Doula Blog and The Audacious Black Woman. She has been reading since age four and writing since she could remember…


    Take this time in a quite space with pen & paper ready to release your deepest visions, expressions and advocacy. Empowerment is the foundation here.


    Denise Bolds is the producer/host of this series: Birthing While Black. She can be reached at www.BoldDoula.com, or on Facebook: www.facebook.com/bolddoula. Make Black Motherhood Empowerment a favorite here on Blog Talk Radio so you can be in the know about Denise’s shows!  Here's Link to The Audacious Black Woman: http://boldlioness.blogspot.com Here's link to Bold Doula Blogs: http://www.bolddoula.com/blog


     

  • 00:29

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson: Why New Year's Resolutions?

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Founder and CEO of Miclknight. I am a Full-Circle Health Coach, Author, Speaker, Teacher and passionate about healthy living.


    Today's topic: January 2016, 3 weeks gone already!


    Apology for tech diff 1/7 & 1/14


    January almost gone


    New Year's Resolutions


    Webster's Dictionary: "The state of being resolute; a fixed purpose of determination; the state of acting with fixed purpose; firmness; the act of resolving or separating into component parts; the answer or solution to a problem..."


    Common New Year's Resolutions:


    Are you On/Off Target?


    Feelings about decisions?


    Stress Relieve: deep breathing....resting more and deeply


    Weight Control: Food (eating less, healthier, more plant based foods; reduce or avoid sugars, read labels, no more than 10 - 11% of your caloric intake in Protein (plant or animal)


    Do not loose weight, release it! Think, what happens when you loose something? Mind goes into search to find the item again!


    Exercise, firm, tone, positive action words! Affirmations. Loving your body. Loving your looks. Knowing that beauty shines from within, then radiates to the outside!


    Life Style Change: do it for 21 - 28 days, as this is the time it takes to form a new habit.


    Be Present


    Leave the Past behind


    Yesterday is History, Tomorrow is a Mystery, today is a Gift from God, that's why it's called the Present!


    Moderation


    Recap:


    Gift: https://www,youtube.com/watch?v=UhD3_dxKNd8


    and:


    Contact Info:


    http://www.miclknight.com


    dythomson@miclknight.com


    562-335-4956

  • 00:14

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Holiday Tips

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Founder and CEO of Miclknight where Healthy and Balanced Living are crucial. I am an Educator, Author, Speaker, Full-Circle Health Coach and passionate about healthy and balanced living.


    Last week’s title was: 6 Days before Christmas!


    HO HO HO! I goofed! You gained 2 days! How do you feel now?


    Are you ready? Presents, food, home, decorations, cards,


    Gift exchange, value, home made?


    Forgot someone?


    What to do? Invite Home/Restaurant.


    Did taking notes help? Print!


    Will you relax and sleep comfortably tonight? 


    Music! Go with the Flow!


    Attitude? 


    Friends/Family bring food


    Experiences


    Plan ahead for next year, sign up sheet: entrees, salads, soups, breads, main dish, meat, dessert, etc. 


    The most important thing is the sharing of love and time, food is just a by-product.


    Be organized: emotionally happy, spiritually ready to receive everyone, physically not exhausted, mentally knowing everything is under control, go with the flow, financially everyone contributed. 


    Spread the cheer! Smile at others! Enjoy!


    Holidays always work out better, are calmer, more enjoyable, relaxing, peaceful when  planning ahead.


    Wishing you a wonderful, joyful, peaceful, happy and blessed Holiday Season!


    Gift: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmg5lEfFGHQ


    Contact Info:


    http://www.miclknight.com


    mailto:dythomson@miclknight.com


    562-335-4956


    Until next week! 


    Stay healthy, happy and empowered!

  • 00:10

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Thanksgiving, Reflections

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, founder and CEO of Miclknight. I am an Educator, Speaker, Author, and full-circle Health coach.


    Today’s Topic: Reflections on last Thanksgiving Day.  


    Be Thankful poem, Author Unknown (read)


    THANKSGIVING


    There is nothing you can dream that you can’t achieve


    Have the courage to go after your dreams and believe


    Always remember you are beautiful and unique


    Never give up when going after what you seek


    Keep reminders around to remind you of your dreams


    Savor the present for it goes quicker than it seems


    Give more to others than you receive


    Inspire others with all that you achieve


    Value yourself. You are perfect for you


    Individuality is important so let it shine through


    Notice the small miracles all around you


    Greatness starts from within and is in all that you do


     


    Thanksgiving daily, not yearly. Personal reflections. Family Tradition.


    Gift: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVzOvnikAi4


    Contact Info:


    http://www.miclknight.com


    mailto:dythomson@miclknight.com


    562-335-4956

  • 00:15

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, 6 Days before Christmas

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Founder and CEO of Miclknight. I am an Educator, Author, Speaker and Full-Circle Health Coach and passionate about healthy and balanced living.


    6 Days before Christmas!


    How does this relate to Healthy and Balanced living?


    Are you ready for the Festivities?


    Do you have all the presents ready?


    Why give presents?


    Who deserves one? Why?


    Main reason for giving presents?


    How does this affect you Emotionally, Spiritually, Physically, Mentally and even Financially?


    Do presents have to cost anything?


    Best present you ever received?


    Best present you ever gave?


    Why? When? Where? From whom?


    When do you start preparing for the Holiday Season?


    Are you a last minute person or do you start early?


    Are you concerned about left-overs? (Nutrition)


    What do you do with them?


    Do you freeze some of the food? Give some to hungry people?


    Can you make a difference or will you make one?


    Do you realize that we just covered all stages of a happy and balanced life? How do you feel now?


    Take some notes over the next week and we will revisit this topic again and see how you answered all the questions and if you feel totally happy and balanced.


    Gift:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DinEKqtCDkg


    Wonderful Hallelujah Song, enjoy!


     


    Contact Info:


    http://www.miclknight.com


    mailto:dythomson@miclknight.com


    562-335-4956


    Until next week! Stay happy, healthy and empowered!

  • 00:16

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, 2 weeks after Thanksgiving

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Founder and CEO of Miclknight, where health is our priority. I am an Educator, Speaker, Author, a Full-Circle Health Coach, and passionate about a healthy and balanced lifestyle.


     


    Already 2 wks after Thanksgiving?


    Has anything changed?


    Are you +/- thankful than at Thanksgiving?


    How do you look at things today?


    Have you made any changes?


    Are you thankful when you wake up in the AM?


    Are you speaking it to be a great day?


    Is each day you are alive the best day of your life again?


    Are you in control of your mood?


    Have you gone back to healthy and balanced eating?


    Are you eating 12-15 servings of fruits and veggies/day?


    Are you eating lots of sugars?


    Drinking Sodas?


    Diet Sodas?


    Are you eating too many carbs?


    They convert into fat


    Do you feel strong, healthy and non-stressed, or are you stressed more than you can handle?


     


    How does any of this relate to GHN?


    How does it affect your health?


    Mental attitude – balance / full circle


    ESPM (F)


     


    Q: Has anything changed since Thanksgiving? (Cheat day!)


    Q: Will you make any changes re: ESPM?


     


    Let’s start 2016 with a BANG of Health, Happiness and Balance!


    Recap: work on ESPM daily to be balanced, H, H, and Prosper.


    Gift: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7uj0tdBgtc


    Contact Info:


    http://www.miclknight.com


    mailto:dythomson@miclknight.com


    Ph.: 562-335-4956


    Until Next Week! Stay healthy, happy and empowered!


     


     


     


     

  • 00:15

    Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Bread Recipe

    in Health

    Good morning and welcome to Get Healthy Now with Denise Thomson, Founder and CEO of Miclknight. I am an Educator, Speaker, Radio Show Host, Author and a full-circle Health Coach.


    Gift:


    Today’s topic: Recipes


    original bread recipe:


    4 cups flour


    2 eggs 


    2 tsp salt


    2 tsp Fleishman’s dry yeast


    2 Tbl sugar


    12 oz lukewarm liquid


    Second version:


    3 cups flour


    ½ cup oats


    ½ cup rye flour


    Third version: same as 2


    6 scoops flax seed meal


    13 Tbl water = 2/3 cup  


    Fourth version


    3 cups bread flour


    ½ cup oats


    1/2 cup coconut flour


    ½ cup ground up avocado seeds 


    Fifth version: divide into 4, roll out each piece, then sprinkle some cinnamon, brown sugar, raisins and a cut up fruit on flat piece, roll up, put back into pan but without the hook. Do this with all 4 pieces. Push it all down a bit, close lid, then set on 80 min bake.


    Due to high blood pressure I have been leaving the salt out. We don’t need a preservative, as we cut the bread into slices when it’s cold and freeze it so it stays fresh. Put it in the toaster when ready to eat and it tastes like fresh out of the oven again!


    Let me know how your bread turned out!


    Gift: www.thomson.enagicweb.com   use this water


    Contact info: www.miclknight.com


    mailto:dythomson@miclknight.com


    562-335-4956


     


    Until next week! Stay Healthy and Empowered!

  • 01:48

    Left of Str8 Show February 2, with Rob Watson and Denise Russell

    in Entertainment

    Blog Talk Radio Description Opening:  The "Left of Str8 Show," is currently broadcasting LIVE, 2 days a week for our LGBT and Ally & Friends audience on Mondays and Tuesdays, on two great internet radio stations.  Your host, Scott Fullerton, brings together Fun Chat, and Celebrity Interviews, for a great variety of listening fun, primarily in the areas of LGBT issues, Entertainment, Foodies, and Books.  Find us every Monday at 3pm PST / 6pm EST on www.ubnradio.com Channel 1, and every Tuesday, right here on Blog Talk Radio, at 2pm PST / 5pm EST on www.ubnradio.com/leftofstr8.  Be sure to subscribe to both at my host pages or on my soundcloud page: www.soundcloud.com/leftofstr8 and check out the Left of Str8 website at www.leftofstr8.com


    My first guest today is the fantastic Rob Watson, LGBT Father of two, prolific blogger, also writing for such publications as The Huffington Post, The Good Men Project, LGBTQ Nation, and more, as well as weekly radio host for our community.  I look forward to talking to Rob about all his good works, and then guesting on his and Garrett Miller's Rated LGBT Radio show this Thursday on Blog Talk Radio.


    My second guest is an amazing Drag Queen/Female Illusionist, Denise Russell, who has performed all over the country bringing her one woman show as, "The Voice," as well as raising money for countless of LGBT charities, everywhere.  Denise is a tireless performer and such a great friend to the community.


    The "Left of Str8 Show," is looking for sponsors and advertiser who want to have their products or services reach out to our LGBT Community and our Allies, at very reasonable rates.  Email: scott@leftofstr8.com for more information

  • 01:00

    How And Where to Find the Courage to Change Your Life

    in Business

    Denise Griffitts Interviews Chaney Weiner on Your Partner In Success Radio.


    Chaney Weiner is a sought after authority on human potential and personal development. He is the founder of the Chaney Institute of Human Potential, an organization dedicated to empowering people worldwide in all seven areas of life (Financial, physical, family, mental, spiritual, vocational, and social) by helping them discover their hidden brilliance and uniqueness based on what is most important to them.


    An acknowledged transformational leader and a leading expert on success and raising human potential, Chaney has inspired people around the world, sharing his breakthrough methods for personal and professional success in the seven different areas of life.


    Chaney is often approached by the media for his inspiring insights and advice. His work has been featured on Montel Across America with Montel Williams, Hollywood Confidential with Leeza Gibbons, Martha Stewart Living Radio, Hay House Radio and on hundreds of radio shows throughout the world.