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Join us on this week’s Audio Podcast, International Women’s Day 2018

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Arlene Dickinson, The Dinner Party, March 7th, 2018 International Women’s Day

Join us on this week’s Audio Podcast, International Women’s Day 2018.

We have a fantastic show for you today all in celebration of International Women’s Day 2018 coming up on March 8th. International Women’s Day was officially launched in 1911. Therefore, as a result, 100 years later IWD is celebrated around the world hence 1000’s of events take place honouring women everywhere for their various achievements.

We are proud to celebrate the accomplishments of three extraordinary women, two of which are in one of the most exciting and delicious businesses in the world. Yes, it’s true, we may be a little bias due to this world of wine being ours. And one other in the traditionally male dominated world of politics. You will want to meet THIS Mayor, she is a definite force!

International Women's Day

Our 1st guest… Margo Van Staaveren Winemaker and General Manager of Chateau St. Jean.

Chateau St. Jean is located in Sonoma Valley. This year will be Margo’s 38th harvest at Chateau St Jean. Margo was named Winemaker of the year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine in 2008 and we’re looking forward to learning more about Chateau St. Jean, Margo’s wines and Margo’s story on getting in the biz as a woman. How was  her journey to achieving such success, including challenges perhaps and some great advice for upcoming female winemakers.

Please listen to Margo Van Staaveren at 4:42 minutes into the show.

Breaking through the proverbial glass ceiling!

There has definitely seen a shift in the wine business over the last 10-15 years with a greater presence of women. We attend may events from the weekly wine tastings, the winemakers we meets and to the Export Directors and the various media we would say at least half are women, if not more. And just a side note women been proven to be superior tasters? Or is the jury still out on that?

Mayor Bonnie Crombie

Mayor Bonnie Crombie, Mississauga, Ontario.

In our second segment of the show, we shift our gears to women in politics!

This Mayor is one of the most charismatic, loved and respected Mayors of today in our fair province of Ontario The Mayor of the 6th largest city in all of Canada, the Mayor of Mississauga, Bonnie Crombie. Mayor Crombie was elected in 2014 and will share with us a little about her experience as a female politician, her ascent and what she stands for. Great story ahead from Mayor Crombie.

Please listen to Mayor Bonnie Crombie at 17:28 minutes into the show.

Marilisa Allegrini International Women's Day 2018

Marilisa Allegrini, Allegrini Estates.

 To close off the show its back to vino with Marilisa Allegrini, owner of Italy’s 2016 Winery of the Year.

Marilisa is a  global ambassador for the iconic wine region of Veneto. A voice for the women today in this business traditionally dominated by men, the “voice of Amarone”. Marilisa will join us and share her story of this historic winery going back six generations. We will explore her philosophy, her challenges and her greatest accomplishments.

Please listen to Marilisa Allegrini at 26:56 minutes into the show.

Three amazing women, three perfect candidates to celebrate and honour International Women’s Day!

For tickets to The Dinner Party, International Women’s Day 2018.

This week's audio podcast

Cabin. Gifts, Goods and Grooming for Gents.The perfect gift for him!

Cabin. Gifts, Goods, and Grooming for Gents.

And finally to close off the show. Let’s talk about what is trending? Now is this for HIM or for HER??? Cabin. Gifts, Goods, and Grooming for Gents. Close shaves, short sides and back cuts for all ages. So cool, so sexy no matter the age! Packing the bodies in for a variety of shaves and cuts, the old fashioned barber shop is back!!! At Cabin, located in Mississauga, we will welcome founder and operator Louis Manzo to fill us in. What an awesome gift for your guy and for you!

Listen to Louis Manzo at 1 hour into the show.

Episode WL 02-09-2017

Something trending big these days are the old fashioned barbershops. Take a look around, they’re popping up everywhere.In the old days A place where the guys used to go for a hot towel shave, a beard trim and a hair cut… but even more it was a place for them to gather, feel comfortable and share a little camaraderie, maybe have a coffee.


While men were going to women’s salons, Manzo wanted to create “a social aspect around grooming and accessories that guys would like, private clubs exist but nothing at a pedestrian level”, explains Manzo.

Awesome gift ideas for the man in your life!

if you’re looking for something unique and cool for your guy, there are so many unique things to buy. Lots of Canadian brands too…Hand blown whiskey tumblers, luxurious Merino Wool throw hand woven by group of Grannys in New Brunswick,mens jewellery,cool work accessories, bowties, socks, underwear, hats, winter accessories and more.

The secret ingredients to Reverse Aging.The magic bullet, a certain mushroom? Reverse Aging Clinic.

Danuta Domurad, founder Reverse Aging Clinic.

Danuta Domurad, founder Reverse Aging Clinic.

From Ground To Cup.

What makes Organo Gold products so special?

A little-known ingredient known as Ganoderma. Here’s the story behind this miraculous ingredient, and the mushroom from whence it came…

Coffee parallels with wine in its health benefits, such as protecting ones heart.

 Next up, as wine lovers we often talk about the health benefits of wine. There are  other lifestyle products with similar health benefits and more than once we’ve brought up the subject of coffee. Its parallels with wine as well as some of its health benefits, such as protecting ones heart.

So with our next guest Danuta Domurad, we’ll chat about the health benefits of coffee and tea but not in the way you would expect. Nobel Prize winner in Medicine Dr. Otto Warburg is credited with this discovery.

Fascinating info ahead all this to come with Danuta, who is the founder of her Reverse Aging Clinic. Also with a focus on this “magic bullet…if you will which comes from from a certain mushroom! Now, do we have your attention?

On this week’s radio show…

Discover Washington wines. Make your own wine in time for the holidays. Discover the secret anti aging ingredient and Canada’s most southerly wine region Pelee Island and Pelee Island Winery.

Episode 33

Listen to Danuta Domurad at 46:17 minutes into the show

What are the 3 most important things to keep our body healthy? 

 Alkalinity, detoxing and emotional balance.

 Reverse Aging Clinic takes care of all of them and much more. We offer sophisticated solutions to evaluate your body at the cellular and energy level. We address the issues and the causes of it by finding the source of the issue and we effectively provide solutions that suit each individual.

 Our Quantum Biofeedback Therapy reads the body’s biorhythms then provides feedback to the therapist who can analyze the data. It also provides feedback signals to the body that will bring it back into optimum balance. With the quantum approach we help to release stress, phobia, anxiety, depression, addictions, infections and much more.

We can REVERSE the process of aging. Loving, accepting and forgiving yourself and others is the key to heal.

Natural solutions starting from ion therapy are used in lymphatic pressure massage and reflexology. Our pulsed electromagnetic field technology improves absorption of oxygen and nutrients and allows the cells to function properly. We offer colloidal clay baths to release toxins, pesticides, herbicides, heavy metals and more. Our open system Colon Hydrotherapy is a state-of-the-art technology which allows to clean the colon properly. Eliminating acidic food like red meat, dairy, genetically modified grains, alcohol and regular coffee is key. Some of the products that we offer to alkalize your system are our 9.5 pH Kangen water, wheat grass juice and organic Ganoderma Lucidum. Our first grade essential oil product line can replace your household cleaners. We also offer Raindrop Therapies with Essential Oils, Tibetan massage, and sweatonic slimming body wraps. Electro Interstitial Scan (EIS) will be your first step to provide a base line for all our therapies and supplementation. It is a biosensor that measures bio-impedance of the interstitial fluids in the body and is non-invasive.

Start your path to wellness at Reverse Aging Clinic. We offer a membership program and accept extended health benefits. Come and visit us at 2065 Dundas Street East, Unit 101, Mississauga or visit us online at www.reverseagingclinic.ca.

Reverse Aging Clinic

Reverse Aging Clinic

Reverse Aging Clinic

Reverse Aging Clinic

For centuries, Ganoderma Lucidum has been renowned as the “King of Herbs”.

Ganoderma is a product of Reishi mushroom and it has powerful properties. It is an anti-allergen, antioxidant, cardiovascular, immune-modulating, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, inhibition of platelet aggregation, prevention of bronchitis, antiviral, anti-diabetic, and kidney and nerve tonic. It also balances the pH levels in the body and has a regenerating effects on the skin.

“Pitchin in” on Foodnetwork Canada…plus she’s got her own restaurant right here in Toronto called Ruby Watchco…. Chef Lynn Crawford

Extraordinary women of wine, food and politics! Chef Lynn Crawford, Evelyn Campbell and Bonnie Crombie.

On this week’s radio show… 

Extraordinary women of wine, food and politics!

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Coming up on this week’s show…woman, woman and more woman…..in wine, food and politics!

We are going to speak with 3 incredible ladies,each hugely successful, each  in their own individual fields…including a celebrity Chef TV host, a founder of an innovative, quirky award winning winery…. .
And last but not least….a fierce contender, with beauty and brains, she is a mayoral candidate for the 6th largest city in all of Canada…  who also happens to have a wine connection, an intriguing story you will not want to miss

Our first guest … The first female Executive Chef ever for the Four Seasons worldwide, she is the author of 2 books, she is the host of the incredibly entertaining TV show “Pitchin in” on Foodnetwork Canada…plus she’s got her own restaurant right here in Toronto called Ruby Watchco…. Chef Lynn Crawford

Coming up after that the Blasted Church… that is the name of a winery in the Okanagan Falls of B.C. with wines that go by the names…. Unorthodox Chardonnay, OMG Sparkling wine and Mixed Blessing. We’ll have a chat with the proprietor and risk taker, we might add, especially a the time… Evelyn Campbell

And finally…. Bonnie Crombie, the mayoral candidate for Mississauga is going to join us on the line, the hometown of ConnectMeRadio.com, Bonnie will give us her take, her vision for the town that we love, and also share a story of intrigue, of exceedingly valuable wine labels that she has the scoop on, all that coming up!

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Dear Wine Ladies,

Is it true that you can open wine with a shoe? I don’t believe it.

Derek,Halifax, Nova Scotia

Click here for the answer.

If you missed last week’s radio show…

Happy #ChampagneDay!Celebrate the unique sparkling wine that only comes from Champagne

Michael's Back Door LINGUINE PESCATORE This linguine pasta dish (shown in photo) featuring fresh shrimp, scallops, mussels and clams in a white wine garlic basil tomato sauce has been a seafood lovers dream since 1981.

Michael’s Back Door Restaurant, Mississauga. Fabulous Finds For Foodies.

Michael's Back Door Restaurant

Michael’s Back Door Restaurant

Michaels Back Door

Voted best Italian restaurant in Mississauga!

Now you can enjoy a romantic evening for two, finely crafted for you in the grandeur of one of The Wine Ladies specially selected restaurants. Located in and around the GTA as well as in select cities across Ontario. Outstanding value for only $199. Your romantic dinner features a unique range of fine dining menus which could include wine pairings, a delicious cocktail, your special table with a view, an amuse bouche created just for you, a scrumptious desert or maybe even a visit from the celebrity chef himself.

Your table awaits !!

Michael’s Back Door to experience award winning Italian culture and food. For the past four years, Michael’s Back Door Restaurant has been the recipient of the Mississauga News Readers’ Choice Award for Best Italian Restaurant and Best Fine Dining.

The menu focuses on out of the ordinary pasta dishes like angel hair pasta in a velvet lobster tomato cream sauce or fresh fish dishes including large fire roasted black tiger shrimp glazed with Sambuca in a tomato cream sauce.