Welcome to the Fabulous at 50 Podcast celebrating a vibrant global community of women over 50, through entertaining interviews that will inspire, educate and empower.
Your host Joanne Neweduk, was born to nurture and promote vibrance. She oversees the global operations for Fabulous at 50 and is both the Community Director for Calgary, Canada and the online membership programs.
Joanne believes that women in midlife have much to share with each other and the world.
As an oncology nurse, integrative practitioner in multiple modalities, author and coach, Joanne moves people from challenging situations to positive outcomes through the use of her innate gifts and learned skills. One of her greatest joys these days is having the opportunity to interview fascinating women who are making an impact in the world.
#37 Back Home Again Movie with Charmaine Hammond
Join your host, Joanne Neweduk, as she shares her dynamic and diverse conversation with Charmaine Hammond. As a professional speaker, consultant, and best selling author, Charmaine is passionate in creating collaboration, one connection, and one conversation at a time.
As a former Correctional Officer and Mediator, Charmaine now travels the world speaking on resilience, alliance and conflict resolution. She is also the executive producer of the award winning animated movie, “Back Home Again” https://youtu.be/Gz-QJhm5uKI. With an all-star voice cast, this short film was created to inspire conversations about community, hope and mental health.
Link to the Back Home Again official movie trailer: https://youtu.be/Gz-QJhm5uKI
Charmaine Hammond, MA, BA, CSP™, Certified Virtual Presenter
Professional Speaker with WBE Canada Certified (Supplier Diversity)
and Best Selling Author
Working with organizations and teams, Charmaine is dedicated to those who want to effectively resolve conflict, build resiliency and develop interpersonal issues and trusted relationships. Engage in the power of change with your next corporate event, training program or conference with Charmaine Hammond as your keynote speaker, either in person or online/virtual.
Linked In: http://www.linkedin.com/in/charmainehammond
#36 The Writing of a Children’s Book- Maple’s Great Canadian Adventure with Simone Constantin
Have you ever wanted to write a children’s book? Join us, as your host, Joanne Neweduk learns about a dynamic character named Maple through her guest and children’s author Simone who held the dream of this sweet story and step by step, created Maple and a Great Canadian Adventure!
For those of you who love books, and more specifically children’s books, you will love this inspiring interview where Simone shares the process she went through to create Maple, plans for Maple and what shifted for her when she entered her 50s.
Simone is a Mom to two, a mother-in-law to two and a Nana to four. She and her husband Bill are also parents to a Pekinese named McGruff. Simone truly enjoyed telling my kid’s stories time and again, along with her kid’s friends, and their nieces and nephews. Simone shares that her children gave her the courage to tell stories and her grandkid’s gave her the courage to put them on paper. We hope you enjoy Maple’s adventures as much as Simone enjoyed writing them to share with you.
At this time Maple can be found on:
Bumble Bee Baskets: bumblebeebaskets.ca
The Nut Man Company in Edmonton or Calgary: nutman.ca or in person at
Maple's Great Canadian Adventure can also be found on Social Media platforms FB, Instagram & Twitter.
From the Back Cover of the Book:
“What happens when Canada’s most recognizable leaf, Maple, magically comes to life?
Follow along as Maple makes new friends while crossing Canada and learns about each of the provinces and territories starting in British Columbia.
While flying on the back of the official provincial bird, learn about the animal, tree, flower, and flag of each province and territory.
What special part does the Canadian flag play in each of the books?
And where will Maple land in next?”
#35 Safety and Self-Confidence with Lorna Selig
Join your dynamic host, Joanne Neweduk and fascinating guest, Lorna Selig of Safe4Life as they discuss personal safety and the 4Keys to Personal Safety.
You’ll understand more about how you view your own individual safety and learn valuable tips to build the self-confidence you need to empower your Safety Mindset. When we feel less likely to be a target, we have greater peace of mind, where you live or travel.
Lorna Selig has been part of the Calgary Family and Community Services sector for many years. Her passion for emotional safety and wellness in children and teens is realized in her Self Defense and Personal Safety Training Company, Safe4Life.
Lorna has been teaching self defense for more than 15 years. Her engaging, relatable and energetic style captures the audience and presses them to think about and discuss a sometimes difficult topic. Humor, facts and usable takeaways are part of her empowering message.
And besides all that, Lorna loves to get a few punches in with the "Blue Man", every chance she gets!
#34 Slowing the Aging Process with Dr. Andrea
Join your host, Joanne Neweduk as she and Dr. Andrea outline the steps to align yourself with greater vitality through chiropractic.
Dr. Andrea Eschenbrenner, is fluent in three languages: English, French, and .....Wellness! She devotes herself to the creative delivery of wellness comprising of eating well, sleeping deeply, moving freely, thinking clearly, and maturing gracefully.
With a myriad of certifications, and several university degrees under her belt, Dr. Andrea currently uses her chiropractic foundation to help others reach a balanced-lifestyle-realization.
Dr. Andrea has propelled herself beyond a 20 year clinical career, and exuberantly delivers a message of positive living through speaking engagements, as an author, coach, and teacher, and through sessions in chiropractic care.
Her new book entitled, “Slowing the Aging Process: 5 Simple Steps to Look and Feel Younger” launches November 17, 2021. https://drandreae.com
Check out Dr. Andrea’s facebook group,
“Expect Wellness” https://www.facebook.com/groups/expectwellness
#33 Snowbird Travel Safety with Guest Pamela Kwiatkowski
As the borders open up, Canadians are looking forward to heading south for sun, sand and warmth.
Join your host, Joanne Neweduk and guest Pamela Kwiatkowski, as we discuss what snowbirds need to know about the changing landscape of health and travel insurance, as they contemplate their holidays and travel to southern residences.
In today’s travel landscape, there are new rule and considerations.
I was amazed at the breadth of knowledge, Pamela Kwiatkowski demonstrated with her passion to support snowbirds in creating safe travels with ease and flow.
She is the VP of Insurance products for Goose Insurance, a Canadian based mobile app company that she co-founded. She has had a long and successful career in this historically male dominated industry. A true inspiration.
Pamela Kwiatkowski, VP Insurance Products, Goose Insurance
Mailing address: Goose Insurance Services Inc. 825 Homer Street, Suite 380 Vancouver, BC V6B 2W2
#32 Navigating Breast Cancer: Creating A Conscious Care Plan with Nola Peacock
Hearing the words, “you have cancer” shook Nola Peacock to the core. Join your host Joanne Neweduk in a pivotal conversation with guest Nola Peacock, as she candidly shares her journey of breast cancer and the choices that brought her through to health.
As a former pediatric oncology nurse, Nola was well aware of the side effects, complications, and long-term effects of treatment. Having taught children and teens about mindset for years, Nola created her Conscious Care Plan, a unique, step by step roadmap to help others develop a powerful mindset to navigate challenging times.
Link for eBook: https://www.nolapeacockcoaching.com/ebook-optin