#206: Oatly’s ‘part-time vegan’ campaign: where they went wrong (and right)

Our Slice of London Life segment this week is about a new alternative milk that’s hitting London’s shelves. It’s made from something you probably never thought you’d find in your milk….! We also chat about the latest Oatly scandal in which they encouraged part-time veganism & activism, which of course caused an uproar in the … More #206: Oatly’s ‘part-time vegan’ campaign: where they went wrong (and right)

#205: 10 things that are acceptable in the US but horrifying in the UK

We begin with a ‘Slice of London Life’ segment about the closing of several Tesco-owned stores & counters due to the decreasing demand for meat & fish products. We then talk about 10 things that are perfectly acceptable in the U.S. but horrifying in the UK: Saying someone has a lot of spunk  The name … More #205: 10 things that are acceptable in the US but horrifying in the UK

#204: Unforeseen Consequences of Moving to London

We introduce a new segment, Life in London Snapshot (the name is still a work in progress…) We talk about how the UK government is dealing with the incredible backlog of NHS dental appointments. Then, we chat about unforeseen or unexpected consequences of moving to London (from Tokyo). Some good, some bad. #AskJoanna: If YOU … More #204: Unforeseen Consequences of Moving to London

#202: Pros & Cons of Dating Someone from Another Culture

We start with a little discussion on whether girls should ever be treated by men or if it should always be half and half. We then talk through the good & bad aspects of dating someone from another culture and/or race. Joseph gives a prediction regarding Below Deck. #AskJoanna: If YOU have any questions about … More #202: Pros & Cons of Dating Someone from Another Culture

#201: The Great Veganuary Debate (between a vegan & non-vegan)

Happy 2022 and Veganuary! This week we’re diving deep into the topic of veganuary. We talk about what it is, why it may be problematic, how the ‘French’ way of eating may be better, why it’s necessary, and what I like/dislike about the movement. #AskJoanna: If YOU have any questions about being in a mixed-race, … More #201: The Great Veganuary Debate (between a vegan & non-vegan)

#197: 1 year in London: How our perceptions have changed

We start with a restaurant rant, where I share my recent not-so-great experience at a restaurant here in London… Then we talk about our past year living in London! We talk about our initial culture shocks and impressions of the city and whether they’ve changed. #AskJoanna: If YOU have any questions about being in a … More #197: 1 year in London: How our perceptions have changed