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Podcast Blackout

June 4, 2020

There is no new episode of The Expat Cast this week. As an American living abroad, I cannot stand beside my fellow Americans in protest of police violence and racism in the United States. But that's no excuse to do nothing.

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When Expat Life Doesn't Work Out with Brandi

May 14, 2020

Brandi decided to move on from her life in California. She sold most of her things and moved to Germany. Nine months later, Brandi was back in the States. Life in Germany had become a struggle beyond what was acceptable.

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Cross-Cultural Creative Clarity with Ariane

May 7, 2020

Because the experience of living in a new country is so far outside the norm, expats have to use their creativity to forge a life that works for them. Ariane discusses how we can own that creativity to live courageously.

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The Introverted Expat with Austyn from Expat Hour

April 2, 2020

We dive into the topic of introversion with fellow introvert, fellow American living in Europe, and fellow podcaster Austyn from Expat Hour.

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American Football in Germany with Nick from NALF

March 26, 2020

Did you know that American football is played in Germany? I didn't, and neither did today's guest, Nick Alfieri, until he got recruited by the Schwäbisch Hall Unicorns.

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Whatcha Up To?

Jan. 30, 2020

To celebrate the season wrapping up, guests from the last 3 seasons give us an update on where they are now, how things have changed since they last were on the podcast, and more.

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Getting Married in Germany with Natalie

Jan. 23, 2020

Natalie had plenty of big dreams for how she wanted her wedding. But quickly, it became apparent that putting on her dream English wedding in Germany wasn't going to so easy.

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American Pride with Zoe

Jan. 9, 2020

After her second year abroad in France, Zoe decided to move back to the US permanently. She comes on the show to explain how confronting opinions about American culture around the globe made her more proud to be an American.

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American Shame with Gabe

Jan. 2, 2020

Season 3, Episode 21. There are an estimated 9 million Americans living abroad. If you asked each one of them how they feel about being American, you'd probably get 9 million unique answers. While we can't ask every single person how they feel, we can - ...

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Austria v. Germany with Stefanie

Dec. 5, 2019

Austria and Germany have a sensitive relationship. Picture a sibling rivalry, but with countries and cultures that have coexisted in varying states of war and peace for centuries.

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My Favorite Freiburg Murder with Megan

Oct. 31, 2019

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Inspired by true crime podcasts, we picked out two suspenseful cases that tie into their new home of Freiburg, Germany.

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Snacks & Toilets with Trash Jenny

Oct. 17, 2019

In the first half of the episode, we discuss snacks - the snacks we love and hate in Germany, and the snacks we miss most from home. Then comes part two: toilets.

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The Expat Cast Live at the Carl Schurz Haus with James

Oct. 3, 2019

In honor of International Podcast Day, we hosted an event at the Carl Schurz Haus, the German-American center in Freiburg. We chatted with James about why and how his family of four moved to Freiburg, and what it's like starting a small business in Germany.

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My Expat Story with Your Host, Nicole

Sept. 26, 2019

It's time to get to know your host! This episode, there's no guest - just me, Nicole, the lady behind the podcast. I tell my expat story from start to present.

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Moving Back "Home" with Lindsey from The ExpatRepat Podcast

Aug. 22, 2019

Lindsey is a repat, living back in the USA after years of life abroad in Switzerland. In the years since she's moved back, she's struggled but succeeded at building a life that she's happy with.