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Looking for life-improvement tips you don't have to meditate on? Jeff and Amy McLennan discuss simple ways you can build a better life, offering curated info with practical takeaways you can start using today. Digestible 30-minute episodes on a wide variety of topics means there’s sure to be something for just about everyone. Plus... Bonus episodes for when they just want to talk about anything. Do they know the things? What do they know? Let's find out! InfoQuench is proudly hosted out of Saint John, New Brunswick – Canada. Credits - Intro/Outro Music... Episodes released since Apr 2021: 'The Joker' - Hip Hop - Royalty Free Music https://youtu.be/Iz2XCAr0rc0 Vodovoz Music Productions - Germany http://vodovoz.de Episodes released 2019 - Apr 2021: 'Get Your Groove On' by Ron Gelinas Chillout Lounge https://soundcloud.com/atmospheric-music-portal Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en_US

Looking for life-improvement tips you don't have to meditate on? Jeff and Amy McLennan discuss simple ways you can build a better life, offering curated info with practical takeaways you can start using today. Digestible 30-minute episodes on a wide variety of topics means there’s sure to be something for just about everyone. Plus... Bonus episodes for when they just want to talk about anything. Do they know the things? What do they know? Let's find out! InfoQuench is proudly hosted out of Saint John, New Brunswick – Canada. Credits - Intro/Outro Music... Episodes released since Apr 2021: 'The Joker' - Hip Hop - Royalty Free Music https://youtu.be/Iz2XCAr0rc0 Vodovoz Music Productions - Germany http://vodovoz.de Episodes released 2019 - Apr 2021: 'Get Your Groove On' by Ron Gelinas Chillout Lounge https://soundcloud.com/atmospheric-music-portal Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en_US

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Looking for life-improvement tips you don't have to meditate on? Jeff and Amy McLennan discuss simple ways you can build a better life, offering curated info with practical takeaways you can start using today. Digestible 30-minute episodes on a wide variety of topics means there’s sure to be something for just about everyone. Plus... Bonus episodes for when they just want to talk about anything. Do they know the things? What do they know? Let's find out! InfoQuench is proudly hosted out of Saint John, New Brunswick – Canada. Credits - Intro/Outro Music... Episodes released since Apr 2021: 'The Joker' - Hip Hop - Royalty Free Music https://youtu.be/Iz2XCAr0rc0 Vodovoz Music Productions - Germany http://vodovoz.de Episodes released 2019 - Apr 2021: 'Get Your Groove On' by Ron Gelinas Chillout Lounge https://soundcloud.com/atmospheric-music-portal Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en_US

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English


Episodes

How to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done - Part 2 - Episode #103

5/9/2021
The discussion continues with a dive into tips on how to procrastinate less and accomplish more, with a brief appearance from a special guest. As with Part 1, Tim's Urban's 'Wait But Why' blog was a great source for this topic, as well as a book by author Mel Robbins. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:52

How to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done - Part 1 - Episode #102

5/2/2021
Join Amy and Jeff for tips on how to procrastinate less and accomplish more in life. This episode includes tons of fascinating info from Tim Urban ('Wait But Why') about why we put things off, how to effectively prioritize, and much more. Also, have a laugh at Amy's expense as she repeatedly 'lays a brick' - good times. Don't procrastinate... listen to this episode today!

Duration:00:30:20

How to Live Like You're on Vacation - Episode #101

4/25/2021
This episode was inspired by a quote from Rob Hill Sr.: "My goal is to build a life I don't need a vacation from." Jeff and Amy explain the fresh new format and theme for the podcast, then dive into ways to add a little vacay to your everyday. Hope you enjoy the groovy new intro/outro music! Thanks for listening!!

Duration:00:31:03

Top Tips from 100 Episodes - Episode #100

4/18/2021
WOW, 100 episodes! Who'd have thought we'd make it this far? Join Jeff and Amy as they cover top tips and celebrate this very cool milestone. As always, thank you so much for listening and please keep spreading the word about InfoQuench. 'Til next time!

Duration:00:30:32

The Why, How, and Future of Our Podcast - Episode #99

4/11/2021
As InfoQuench approaches a major milestone, Jeff and Amy take some time to talk about why they started podcasting in the first place, cover their set-up and recording process, as well as give some hints as to what the future will hold. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:24

Stuff We're Watching - Volume 2 - Episode #98

4/5/2021
Amy and Jeff talk about shows they've been indulging in recently, including one of Jeff's all-time favourites. Looking for more? Check out episode #45 for Volume 1. (Note: No cats were harmed during the recording of this episode and Jeff was right, it is the 'Comedy Cellar'). Happy binge watching!!

Duration:00:30:20

Make the Most of Spring Fever - Episode #97

3/28/2021
Jeff and Amy are talking about Spring Fever... the history, the symptoms, and items to consider putting on your 'Spring To-Do' list. There's also an update on the February decluttering challenge and the first-ever edit was required to ensure the podcast maintains a 'clean' rating. Happy Spring!

Duration:00:29:35

Quotes That Will Change Your Life - Episode #96

3/21/2021
In this episode, Amy and Jeff explore quotes of wisdom, many of which provide advice that can change the way you live your life. From Epictetus to Bukowski, quotes pack a lot of punch in a few carefully chosen words and a well placed quote can impart great advice. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:43

Finding Joy - Episode #95

3/13/2021
Covering key takeaways from 'The Book of Joy', as well as how to find more joy in everyday life, this episode is all about the good stuff in life. Keep an ear out for an unexpected audio appearance by Jeff and Amy's son, life happens (unedited, as always). Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:17

Kitchen Tips from Friends - Episode #94

3/5/2021
Stumped for a topic for this week's episode, Jeff and Amy recruited friends to share their best kitchen tips and tricks. Hope you enjoy this episode, served with a short side convo about Bourdain. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:48

Feeling Nostalgic About the '80s - Episode #93

2/21/2021
Join Jeff and Amy for a laid back episode where they reminisce about simpler times. From taping songs off the radio to cereal sprinkled with real sugar (gasp). Hope you enjoy a walk down memory lane. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:34

Sayings We Didn't Realize Are Offensive - Episode #92

2/15/2021
The exact origin of some sayings is often debated, but there is no debating that words have power and should be chosen carefully. In this episode, Jeff and Amy talk about some common phrases they didn't realize could be offending people. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:33

The Craft of Comedy - Episode #91

2/7/2021
Between Jeff's impression and Amy's attempt at a comedy bit, there was some reluctance to release this episode, but here it is in all its raw glory. Have a listen and a laugh as they chat about the topic of comedy and all that goes into it. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:30:21

Mini-Resolutions for Any Time of Year - Episode #90

1/31/2021
The average New Year's resolution has already been broken, so how can we avoid that? Amy and Jeff cover ways you can set yourself up for success any time of year with mini-resolutions, while having fun along the way. What are mini-resolutions? Have a listen and find out. Stay safe, friends!

Duration:00:30:46

TV and Movie Quotes Trivia - Episode #89

1/24/2021
Have some laughs with Jeff and Amy as they quiz each other on movie and TV quotes. Be sure to play along and test your own knowledge. Thanks for listening, friends! (PS - Jeff was right, it was 1975.)

Duration:00:30:33

Decoding Body Language - Episode #88

1/17/2021
This episode is full of surprising information about body language. Amy and Jeff cover subtle (and some not so subtle) cues that can help you read a person or interpret group dynamics. As an off-topic bonus, they start things out with a healthy mocktail recipe. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:29:51

27 Tips for a Better Life Part 2 - Plus The Alcohol Experiment - Episode #87

1/10/2021
In this episode, Jeff and Amy finish covering 27 tips for a better life - highlights from a longer list from lesswrong.com. Plus, they discuss dry January, 'The Alcohol Experiment', and the miraculous recovery of their Instagram account. Be sure to listen for the literal mic drop (sigh). Hope you laugh along with us in this one. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:29:57

27 Tips for a Better Life - Part 1 - Episode #86

1/4/2021
We're back for a brand new year! Jeff and Amy are chatting about 27 tips for a better life in this episode - highlights from a longer list from lesswrong.com. As always, lots of tangents are included along the way. Thanks for listening, friends!

Duration:00:30:49

The Four Agreements - Episode #85

11/1/2020
In this episode, Amy and Jeff discuss Miguel Ruiz's 'The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom'. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, this book is said to offer a code of conduct that can transform lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love. Thanks for listening, friends!

Duration:00:30:22

16 Habits of Highly Productive People - Episode #84

10/23/2020
Jeff and Amy are talking about how to be more productive at work and in everyday life, with lots of tips to make the most of your time. Thanks for listening, friends!

Duration:00:30:26