Life Talks Episodes

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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.

Finding Home Abroad Life Talks

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 star…

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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.

Finding Home Abroad Life Talks

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.

Finding Home Abroad Family Relations Life Talks

Moving Abroad or Running Away? with Aspen from AspenAbroad

Aug. 15, 2019

We take a stroll down memory lane to look at the traumas and challenges that inspired Aspen to leave the US, followed by a discussion of how she's feeling now.

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Ask the Expat with Stacey

July 11, 2019

We've called up a good friend to answer listener questions and quandaries in Ask the Expat. We give our best go at answering questions sent to us from expats all over.

Family Relations Life Talks

How to Show Up with Sundae

July 4, 2019

Often, living abroad means missing out on big moments back home. When you ARE able to show up for a big moment, it is a grand gesture that feels extra special.

Finding Home Abroad Mental Health Life Talks

Celebrate Every Little Win with Gyo

June 27, 2019

Although she's always struggled with anxiety, Gyo has found ways to continue challenging herself as she adjusts to the new culture.

Finding Home Abroad Language Learning Life Talks

Putting the Ex in Expat: Break-Ups Abroad with Jessica

June 20, 2019

Jessica moved to Germany to be with her German girlfriend. Two years into life in Erfurt, the relationship ended, but Jessica stayed. Even when she later moved away to England, her heart stayed in Germany.

Finding Home Abroad Life Talks

Macaroon Moments with Ara

May 23, 2019

Although her weekdays are filled with working from home in her small town in Bavaria, Ara's weekends are filled with travel, adventure, and macaroon moments.

Finding Home Abroad Mental Health Life Talks

The First Few Months with Samar

April 25, 2019

This week's guest is fresh out of a challenging phase in expat life, and she sits down to chat about what it felt like, what pressures got to her, and what helped her keep going.

Finding Home Abroad Family Relations Life Talks

Choosing to Move Back with Aurora

April 18, 2019

Expats don't always stay expats forever. We sit down with Aurora, a Mexican-American living in Germany, to hear what made her decide to move back to the States.

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Being Bi-Cultural with Gordon

March 21, 2019

Gordon is half-German, half-American and grew up moving back and forth between both countries. He shares with us how his bi-cultural identity as well has his frequent moving shaped him as a person.