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TBT | Strawberry Picking in Vietnam

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It was only yesterday, but this throwback is still a pretty sweet memory thanks to the subject matter. Read More »

Vegan Travel | A Vegetarian Play in Vietnam?

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I've had many firsts here in Vietnam, but I didn't expect seeing a play about meat comsumption to be on that list. Read More »

WAIW | 3 Vegan Picks From a Vietnam Market

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I know I've talked about my love for the local markets here in Saigon before, but today I wanted to focus on three of my favourite things. Read More »

Vegan Travel | Visiting a Plum Valley in Vietnam

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Recently, my partner and I travelled to Northern Vietnam for a small adventure. Part of that involved visiting a plum farm, and this is what it looked like. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Ryan Patey of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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Wrapping-up the #OurNewNormal series, I share what life is now like in Saigon, Vietnam while also talking about plans for another podcast. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | V Marks The Shop in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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I chat with Carmella and Carlo of V Marks The Shop in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to find out what running a vegan business is like during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »