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WAIW | Until It’s Gone

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For many of you, access to clean water is a given. Sadly, for plenty of other people (including myself up until an hour or so ago), that access isn't guaranteed. Read More »

TBT | Talking With Our Hen House Again

Image contains a black and white photo of a male with long hair and a beard. The man is staring into the camera with a slight smile. The left side of his face is partially in shadow. Behind him, large bricks are visible. Below the picture and to the left, there is black text that says "Our Hen House Change the World for Animals www.ourhenhouse.org" next to a small cartoon house. To the right of this text, there is text that says "Podcast Episode 497".

Recently, I had a chance to be on the Our Hen House podcast for the second time. Find out what Jasmin Singer and I talked about in today's throwback. Read More »

WAIW | Chiang Mai in the Rainy Season

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Vegan or not, Chiang Mai, Thailand is an incredibly popular destination for travellers. In today's WAIW episode, I decided to talk a bit about whether or not visiting during the rainy season could ruin your trip. Read More »

WAIW | Dog Discrimination

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Discrimination of any kind is a terrible thing, but today I wanted to talk specifically about the kind that's aimed at dogs. Read More »

WAIW | Harvesting Jackfruit II

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I'm back in Chiang Mai, Thailand, and this time around I decided to try and harvest jackfruit again. Read More »

TBT | Missing Gallo Pinto in Costa Rica

Image contains a photo of a plate of beans and rice with a small salad of tomato and lettuce on the right and a side of green beans and other chopped vegetables on the left. Below the beans and rice, there is a friend plantain. Above the plate, a bottle of chili sauce and a glass of a dark liquid can be seen.

It's been years since I was last in Costa Rica, but I still miss the national dish without a doubt. Read More »