The Mountain Life

Wednesday, 9-10 AM

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney

 On the Mountain Life, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney explore a wide variety of topics from health, fitness and nutrition to parenting, lifestyle and education. Lynn Ware Peek is an endurance athlete. and lover of the mountain lifestyle. Tim Henney is also an endurance athlete, an advocate of healthy whole-lifestyle, and sits on the Park City City Council.  

For inquiries and guests and content, contact Lynn directly at lynn@kpcw.org.

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The Mountain Life - November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

With ski season just about here, Lynn and Tim will speak with the Nordic Betties, a women’s cross country ski club that wants to help you foster a love of Nordic skiing. Then, November is National Alzheimer's Disease and Awareness month.  More than 5 million Americans are living with this disease and Tim and Lynn speak with  DR. GAYATRI DEVI who has written, THE SPECTRUM OF HOPE: An Optimistic and New Approach to Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias.

The Mountain Life - November 8, 2017

Nov 8, 2017

On The Mountain Life  this morning, Lynn and Tim will speak with NaVee Vernon, Summit County Historian, author, curator, and documentarian committed to preserving and sharing our past. Then nurse practitioner, Marcia Scoville who will present a talk at Temple Har Shalom this evening on women health and hormones, and finally a conversation with Nadia Lopez, an inspiring inner-city principal who explores urban education in a new book she has written called THE BRIDGE TO BRILLIANCE: How One Woman and One Community Are Inspiring the World.  

The Mountain Life - November 1, 2017

Nov 1, 2017

Join The Mountain Life this morning at 9am, they'll speak with author Lydia Kang about her new book Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything. Then it’s Renee Huang to talk about her new outdoor-oriented group for women, the "Wild Women Tribe" that seeks to bring forward transformation through wilderness experiences.  Finally Katy Wang and Courtney Kaplan who will talk about the EATS Food and film weekend at the Jim Santy Auditorium this weekend. 

The Mountain Life - October 25, 2017

Oct 25, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and Graham Anthony speak with Barbara Wirostko, founder of the Joseph James Morelli Scholarship Fund, and Donell Pons, a dyslexia consultant and screener at the University of Utah, about dyslexia awareness.

The Mountain Life - October 18, 2017

Oct 18, 2017

Today on The Mountain Life, Dave and Lynn speak with journalist Doug Abrams who spent a week moderating a conversation between the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu -- out of that conversation came the Book of Joy. Then Albert De Silver, an author and writing coach who explores writing as a path to awakening. And finally Slow Medicine with Dr. Victoria Sweet.  You've heard of the Slow Food Movement? Well this is akin to that movement - doctors taking time to read the body and treat it slowly and thoroughly as a concept! 

The Mountain Life - October 11, 2017

Oct 12, 2017

In today’s program,  Lynn and Graham speak with Hadley Dynak and longtime Main Street gallery owner, Susan Meyer about the, "art of selling art." Then Randi Silverman, the co-writer and producer of, "No Letting Go," the movie, will be in town to host a Park City School District Lunch and learn on October 16.  She talks about coping with and identifying mental health issues in children. Finally, author Phil Gaimon went from being a couch potato to a pro-cyclist will join in the conversation to talk about the pro cycling dream."

The Mountain Life October 4, 2017

Oct 4, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and Dave Cushing speak with South Summit Trails Foundation president Tom Noaker for an end of season re-cap. Then bestselling author Peter Zheutlin  who wrote the new book, "Rescued: What Second-Chance Dogs Teach Us About Living with Purpose, Loving with Abandon, and finding Joy in Little Things," and finally, they speak with local chronic pain physician, Dr. Andy Talbott, and the founder of the group TRUCE (Together for Responsible Use and Cannabis Education), Christine Stenqvist, , who want to educate Utahans about medicinal cannabis use. 

The Mountain Life - September 27, 2017

Sep 27, 2017

Dr Renato Saltz of Image Reborn talks about a fundraiser for his retreats for women with breast cancer.  Then Lynn and Graham talk with Rebecca Brenner and Randi-Jo Taurel about mindfulness being taught in our schools.  Finally, they speak with Dr. Robert Lustig about The Hacking of the American Mind: The Science Behind the Corporate Takeover of Our Bodies and Brains.  Lustig says hacking our brain’s physiology has become the secret weapon of media, marketers, technology firms, big business, and food companies to sell pleasure.

Mountain LIfe - September 13, 2017

Sep 13, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and Graham Anthony talk about art and education with  Hadley Dynak of the Park City Summit County Arts Council, Abby McNulty of the PC Education foundation, and Amy McDonald of the Kimball Arts Center, three non-profits who partner to bring arts to education.  

Then, the new director of the Utah Avalanche Center, Chad Brackelsberg, who joins us to talk about his new role and the biggest party of the year for the Utah Avalanche Center on September   14. 

The Mountain Life - September 6, 2017

Sep 7, 2017

Dave Cushing and Graham Anthony help you learn about recognizing and treating depression, anxiety, addiction and more with guests Dr. Todd Thatcher and Dodi Wilson of Valley Behavioral Health, a major local multi-location provider of counseling services.  Then they query Senti Sorenson and Stacey Sayers, founders of Park City-based LifeCourse Education, which conducts experiential classes designed to help students awaken in their own way to the full potential of a vibrant life.

 

 

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