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#OurNewNormal | Chelsea Hildebrandt of Sydney, Australia

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Returning to Australia, I talk with Chelsea Hildebrandt about life in Sydney during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Tamara Rich of Melbourne, Australia

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I go back to Australia to talk with Tamara Rich, an essential worker in Melbourne. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Leigh-Chantelle of Brisbane, Australia

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To kick things off, I chat with Leigh-Chantelle to see what life is like in Brisbane, Australia during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

T.O.F.U. Talks: A Vegan World

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It took months for us to finally connect, but when Leigh-Chantelle and I did start to chat about her move away from social media and just what caused it, there was plenty to say. Read More »

Viva la Vegan! shows T.O.F.U. some love from the road

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It seems the lovely Leigh-Chantelle from Viva la Vegan! has taken some time out of her North American travels to post an interview Kira and I did with her while she was still back enjoying warmer temperatures and bluer oceans in Australia. So, check it out if you want to know what music we're listening to at the office. Read More »

Behind the lines: Lisa Dempster

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I'm not sure how Lisa and T.O.F.U. came to be such great friends, especially since we have yet to actually meet in person, but I am glad that the connection was made some time ago. Along with writing several articles for the magazine over the past few issues, including "I ♥ potlucks" in the most recent, I believe I can attribute the lovely Aussie invasion of the T.O.F.U. store to her blog. Read More »