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#OurNewNormal | Jessica Freedman of Phuket, Thailand

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Jessica Freedman joins me to share what life has been like on the island of Phuket, Thailand during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Janessa Philemon-Kerp of Portland, Oregon

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I catch-up with another Vida Vegan Con friend, Janessa Philemon-Kerp, to talk life in Portland, Oregon during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Christy Morgan of Portugal

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I talk with Christy Morgan about life in Portugal during the pandemic and just how board games are helping her get through it. Read More »

WAIW | Morning Market Haul in Saigon

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Even though I can't go on any big adventures during the COVID-19 pandemic, I'm lucky enough to have great options for food at my local market. Read More »

WAIW | Semi-Locked Down in Vietnam

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Lots of stuff has happened over the last few weeks, and most of it hasn't been good. Today, I decided to catch you up to some of it, but only after I got back from the police station. Read More »

WAIW | Another Walk’N’Talk

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Although things have been relatively quiet online, lots of stuff has been happening in the background. Today, I thought I would bring you up-to-date on at least some of it. Read More »