Weekend Life: In case you missed Saturday

Weekend Life 20/10/2018

In case you missed it, here's a look back at the best bits from Weekend Life with Carly Flynn for Saturday, 20th October.

The week in politics

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It's all about Jami-Lee Ross and Simon Bridges this week with the fued on-going between the two politicians - it's the week in politics with Newshub journalist Jenna Lynch.

Mindfulness in schools

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The government’s mental health inquiry has been underway for a number of months taking submissions and meeting with groups - it’s now in the deliberations phase and will report back in November. One of the groups that made a submission is Pause Breathe Smile - a programme developed by the Mental Health Foundation and mindfulness education group to bring mindfulness into every school, Grant Rix, the PBS Director joins the show to talk about it.

Harry & Meghan: Royal report

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It's been a massive week for the royals with Prince Harry and Meghan touring Australia, the adorable hug from the boy in Dubbo, and the massive news of another royal baby! Newshub's Lauren Paddy has all the latest in the royal report.

Real Estate

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The new Overseas Investment Rules are coming in to play, what the current housing market is looking like before Christmas, and whether numbers are declining for open homes - It's all the latest in the real estate market with Campbell Scott.

Book recommendations of the week

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Here are Joan MacKenzie's top picks from Whitcoulls:

  • The Kingfisher Secret by Anonymous.
  • Made in Scotland by Billy Connolly.
  • We Had One of Those Too! by Steve Barnett.

Future food legend

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Monique Fiso is the chef renowned for creating Michelin-style Maori cuisine who has won the Cuisine Future Food Legend award. After cheffing in New York for years she came home 7-8 years ago to figure out what next - she noticed no one was doing Maori cuisine - and so she gave it a try.

Busting myths on honey

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Adam Boot, from Puriti, is on a mission to educate and inform customers on the facts and the myths surrounding Manuka honey.

Using dream boards to set goals

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Michelle Ensor has a business that, with the use of dream boards, enables personal and business success with compassion and ethical techniques.

Changing lifestyle habits coming into summer

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Nutritionist and Naturopath Jess Blair is on board as an ambassador for Tasti's new and improved Raw Snacking range. Jess's nutrition philosophy is based on helping busy people discover high quality nutritional foods that can be easy, convenient and delicious. Jess talks about everything from healthy snacking, to portion control, to what to feed your kids.

Motoring: what cars have hit the mark this year?

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Nearing the end of the year Sandie Myhre talks about the awards seasons coming up and what cars have made an impression this year. Plus, the price of petrol continues to rise but are there places in New Zealand that are more expensive or, even better, cheaper?

Listen to the full interviews above.

Weekend Life with Carly Flynn,10am - 2pm on Saturday and streaming live on 'rova' channel 9 - available on Android and iPhone.