BECAUSE EVERYONE HAS A STORY / PORQUE TODOS TENEMOS UNA HISTORIA QUE CONTAR.My podcast connects and relates through the sharing of regular peoples' stories of courage, transformation, adventure, love, overcoming life’s challenges and career changes. It is a platform to give ordinary people’s stories from all over the world the chance to be shared and preserved. You will listen to stories of captivating people, both young and elderly, that I, your host Daniela, meet on my life journey. Communicating wisdom, knowledge and personal experience, these stories will connect, motivate, inspire and relate to your own. Our stories become the language of connections. Let's ENJOY, CONNECT AND RELATE. COMPARTE, CONECTATE Y DISFRUTA. I have shared stories of people from Asia, Europe, North America and South America. If you would like to share your story on my show please get in touch with me, because everyone has a story.
Welcome to Episode #27
My guest is Christa Funk.
Christa is a wife, mother, registered yoga instructor, and senior yoga master trainer. She is currently advancing her studies to become a Yoga Therapist.
Christa talks today about her epiphany, how she realized that everything is already perfect. Yes, everything. Every moment, and every one of us. She explains how she grew via the contributions of so many words of wisdom from peopl...
Welcome to Episode #26
My guest is Rodrigo Vela
Along with his wife, Nana Matsumoto, Rodrigo, a proud Chilango (Mexico City native), is Maizal restaurant owner in East Vancouver, Canada. Rodrigo talks us through the path he took to become a restaurateur in Vancouver and the passion he required to get there.
I considered recording this episode in Spanish, but I don't want to do a disservice to my fellow Vancouverites. If you h...
Welcome to Episode #25
My guest is Brenda St Louis
Brenda is an inspirational speaker, a Financial Therapist, a Money coach, an activator and the Founder of REWIRE.
Her multi-faceted career as a massage therapist, voice actor, motivational speaker and published author has afforded her a very unique perspective. She has been featured on numerous podcasts, radio and television.
In this episode, she shares the story of finding her life’s ...
Welcome to episode #24
My guest Allan " Alonzo" Wind
The last episode of Season Two! Thank you for your support.
Allan is a retired Senior Foreign Service Officer from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). He worked on diplomatic assignments in Peru, Nicaragua, Angola, Nigeria, Iraq, Afghanistan, South Africa and the Southern Africa Regional Missions. He provided oversight to U.S. government foreign aid devel...
Bienvenidos al Episodio #23
Mi invitada Alicia Markowitz
Alicia fue mi compañera de primaria en el Colegio Humboldt de Caracas, Venezuela.
Nos reconectamos hace unos años y la seguí en su Blog. Seguimos en contacto y en la primavera del 2020 le comenté mi plan de empezar un Podcast. No se imaginan el entusiasmo con que recibió mi loca idea ese día. De ahí se convirtió en mi "cheerleader." Ja! Porque el mundo necesita gente ...
Welcome to Episode #22
My guest Myrna F. Halpenny
Myrna was born and raised in Kindersley, Saskatchewan, Canada.
She earned her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from McGill University in Montreal. After two years as an associate in a general dental office, she elected to specialize in endodontics in Portland, Oregon. She then returned to Vancouver, where she started her specialty practise in endodontics.
Myrna is a founding member of the ...
Welcome to Episode #21
My guest John Atkin
John is a civic historian, heritage consultant and walking tour guide who brings an insight into urban planning, a love of architecture and the fascination of the curious to his work. As well as a civic historian, John is a graphic designer, occasional author and bookbinder. He grew up in Victoria, BC and has been a Vancouverite for almost 40 years.
He shares his story, his passionate curios...
Welcome to Episode #20
My guests Kai Hutchful, Maddie Knight, Samuel Menis, Matthew Tugonon, Jade Iwata
For this episode, I'm excited to try something different. I got this idea back in the fall of 2020 when one of today's guests, Jade Iwata, visited us from Calgary and agreed to test my new recording equipment by being interviewed. I asked her a few questions about life and was touched by her brilliant answers. So I invit...
Welcome to Episode #19
My guest Susan Nassiripour
Susan is a native of Vancouver. She discovered her passion for travel while in her twenties, which eventually led to her move to China. Her original plan was to live and work in China for a couple of years while travelling Asia before moving back to Canada to settle down. Susan doesn't open up about her childhood often but decided to share a little with us today because her life ...
Welcome to Episode #18
My guest Ann Marie McKenzie
Ann Marie is both a Master Desire Map Facilitator and a doTERRA Wellness Advocate. She uses these skills to support her work as a Soulful Business Strategist and Transformation Guide. She uses the mantra, "I AM KIND OF A BIG DEAL", to help her stand in her power during difficult times and to remind her to keep sharing her light. Ann Marie counsels her clients in self-lead...
Bienvenido al Episodio #17- 2
Mi invitado Benjamin Suster.
Benjamin mi “casi primo” Venezolano, oriundo de la capital Caracas, nacido con un afan enorme de conocer y empaparse de muchas culturas. Esta ambicion lo impulsó a formarse en el campo de hotelería y servicios de la hospitalidad en la hermosa ciudad de Mérida,Venezuela. Al culminar sus estudios decidio trabajar en 5 islas del caribe de influencia holandesa e inglesa. La ...
Welcome to Episode #16
My guest Lynn O'Reilly
Lynn took up adventure motorcycling in 2012 when she met her now-husband, Peter, who had been riding for a few years. He said that there were two things that he loved to do. Skiing in the winter and ride his motorcycle in the summer. So as she loves picking up new skills and having adventures, she took on the challenge of learning to ride.
Lynn wasn't expecting how her new passion...
Welcome to Episode #15
My guest is Galya Westler, a tech entrepreneur from Vancouver, BC.
Galya is the founder and CEO of Plazus Technologies inc, a software development company specializing in blockchain-type projects for enterprises. She also founded GOHealthID, a blockchain-based solution in health to fight the COVID-19 pandemic while getting the economy going again.
Galya was a TEDx speaker in 2016. Today she continues to deliv...
Bienvenido al Episodio #14 & #1 en Español
My Invitado Gonzalo Peña
Gonzalo es un podcaster con un pasado muy ecléctico. Su experiencia cubre campos como Gestión de Negocios, Finanzas, Relaciones Internacionales, Artes, Gestión sin Fines De Lucro, y Agencias Humanitarias. Gonzalo ha tenido el privilegio de trabajar con organizaciones prominentes como las Naciones Unidas, Standard and Poor's y la Cruz Roja Americana del Gran...
Welcome to Episode #13
My guest Gail Christel Behrend
Gail is an engineer, teacher, writer, and speaker. She shares her story as midway through a successful 20-year engineering career, she experienced a spontaneous spiritual opening that changed her life, transforming her from skeptic to seeker.
Her spiritual journey eventually led her to explore human energy and alternative healing as a side-vocation. A graduate of the Barbara Bren...
#12 - Listening To One's Body - A Personal Healthy Journey From A Naturopathic - Doctor Lelia Sahabi
Welcome to Episode #12
My guest Dr. Leila Sahabi. ND
Dr. Sahabi is a Naturopathic Doctor (ND) from Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine and undergraduate studies at the University of British Columbia with a double major in biology and psychology. She has her practice in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
This week, she joins me to share her health journey and listen better to her body. Through her own struggling experien...
Welcome to Episode #11
My guest today is John Mills.
John has an impressive resume. He was previously Assistant Deputy Minister for the Province of British Columbia and President of the Calgary Olympic Development Association (now WinSport Canada). More recently, he was Chief Operating Officer of the Richmond Olympic Oval. A Richmond iconic building designed for speed skating at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. John is also a board memb...
Welcome to Episode #10
My guest today is Kristie Yung.
Kristie is a social impact marketing strategist. She runs her own business from her home in Ericeira, a small Portuguese surfing town. An avid traveller, she’s visited and lived in over 20 countries across 6 continents.
Kristie takes us on her journey of upending an excellent marketing career and stable life in Vancouver to completely changing directions and leaving it all behi...
Welcome to Episode #9
My guest today is Jonathan Wong.
As an accomplished CPA, CA accountant, Jonathan had his life's path set until he found himself reevaluating his direction when he became a father. He decided to make some drastic changes to spend more time with his wife and son. Combining his creativity and artistic skills with his passion and knowledge of cars, Jonathan founded Custom Car Posters.
Custom Car Posters start...
Welcome to Episode #8
My guest today is the lovely Keri Mayall.
Keri has spent years seeking alternative ways to re-balance, recover and heal from challenging life transitions, grief, burnout & stress-related health issues through deepened self-care, mindfulness & energy healing practices while maintaining her fast-paced career & life responsibilities.
In today's episode, we briefly touch on many points of her career,...
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