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Starting Over in a New Country in your 30's, Interview with two-time expat Christina

Christina moved to Spain in 2015 after leaving a successful career in the (corporate) fashion industry. She was in her 30’s, which again shows there’s no specific age to move abroad. She spent 2 years here, then decided to return home. Now she’s back. She’s starting over in a new country. (Again!) What made her leave? And why in the world did she come back?

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How to Prepare for a Bilingual Job Interview

You’ve landed a job interview in a bilingual company. You’re excited. You’re nervous. You may even be feeling a bit insecure or weary. Here are a few tips to help you prepare for a bilingual interview! Don't forget to share your tips too! Let us know know the interview goes!

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Behind The Blog: Bryanda of Quirky, Brown Love

After stumbling upon the work of Bryanda of Quirky, Brown Love, you'll be inspired to embrace your differences and stay authentic to who you really are. Just starting her blog a little over a year ago, the site has grown tenfold, reinforcing the fact that the Black community isn't just the stereotypes that you see in the media, but diverse in all of it's beauty and uniqueness. We had the opportunity to chat with Bryanda to talk about everything from how to grow a successful blog to what it means to have a long term relationship in this day and age. 

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Linda of Looks Like Berlin

Linda, the face behind Looks Like Berlin, a fashion blog based out of Germany, tells LMDES all about her experience as a blogger, and lover of all things style, in Berlin. Not only does she know where to shop, and which stores to check out, she also shares a few tips on how bloggers can grow their networks.

 

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Dapper Black Box: A Perfect Gift for the Fellas & Fans Of Conscious Fashion

The mainstream media doesn’t always portray the Black man in all his glory. Dapper Black Box not only takes on addresses the more fashionable side, but also goes a bit deeper by investing in Black-owned businesses. They hand select 3-4 item each month including a piece of artwork to send to their subscribers. Aaron Barnes, founder of DBB, tells us more about the brand, how it works, and why it is in fact so necessary.

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Oneika The Traveller

Oneika is one of our favorite WOC travelers that has been shaping the scene for a while now. Having traveled to over 76 countries and not just honing the title of a traveler but a true expat, we were honored to chat with her. We got to hear her advice for those hesitant to take the leap, how she's grown her blog tenfold, the beauty of traveling with your partner and more. Read up on our Wanderlust Wednesday interview and learn all about Oneika. 

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Exlcusive Interview: Lo Miller of Can't Stay Put

Lo Miller has been on our radar from a while, traveling the world not just for her own gain, but to inspire others to take the leap as well. She embodies what it means to take life into her own hands as she has made sacrifices to see the world and share stories along the way. We were able to sit down with Lo to chat about her brand Can't Stay Put, what's coming up next and why we should all be a bit more intentional about traveling. 

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Nina Grace of The Exploress

The Exploress has been on our radar for a while as their stories and images encourage all of us to not travel as tourists, but to really explore the authenticity of each new place you visit. We had the pleasure of chatting with the founder, Nina Grace to hear about her inspiration behind the brand, where she wants to take it and what inspires her to continuously learn more about culture and diversity. Learn more about her in our Wanderlust Wednesday interview below! 

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Aylin of One Young Traveler

“Finding beauty in the way people live” has become Aylin Marie’s gift. Her love for others and their experiences is showcased in the forward thinking travel platform, One Young Traveler. Come learn and explore about this fearless entrepreneur as she gives voice to a generation in our exclusive interview.

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Meet La Morena: Brionnie Andrews

Pageant model turned expat, Brionnie Andrews has an extremely interesting story. From Louisiana to South Korea to Madrid, this risk-taker really knows how to go after what she wants.  Our community manager, Danni, had the chance to speak with her on her past as a pageant queen, the importance of positive vibes and how she came to live the life she's always dreamed of. 

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Exclusive Interview with Nastasia of Dame Traveler

Captivated by this entrepreneur's ambition to inspire women to “travel more, experience more and be more,” Nastasia’s wanderlust and passion to showcase women experiencing endless possibilities through travel is displayed in Dame Traveler. Paralleling to the LMDES mission of representation and empowerment of women, learn more about this extraordinary soul in our exclusive interview.

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