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HomeGrown

HomeGrown

Welcome to HomeGrown, the podcast created to inform, inspire and entertain with personal stories of black expats.Join your hosts, Louisa and The Fantastic Fo, each week as they speak to a wide range of black guests about their experiences living, loving and working abroad. In the first season they cover Hong Kong. New episodes every Sunday!

Recent Episodes

Anisha | ...on being Black and Asian, and going viralApril 11, 2021 Episode artwork Innocent | ...on so many things whew! April 04, 2021 Episode artwork Guleed | ...on mental health, quarantine and swiping right in the jungleMarch 28, 2021 Episode artwork Sharon | ...on uninformed optimism, missed connections and TEA!March 22, 2021 Episode artwork Fo |..."These babies is tired"March 12, 2021 Episode artwork Aliki | ...on double beds, midnight watermelon and Serena Williams March 07, 2021 Episode artwork Hervé | ...on entrepreneurship and multilingual 3-year-oldsFebruary 28, 2021 Episode artwork Dionne | ...on pregnancy, elite teaching and raising a blended family.February 20, 2021 Episode artwork Nic | ...on being Black+Gay+FastFebruary 14, 2021 Episode artwork Janaia | ...on baggage, hair tugs and the music industry in HK ( pre and post COVID-19 )February 07, 2021 Episode artwork The Re-Introduction | ...new jobs and new nieces January 31, 2021 Episode artwork Season 1 Finale November 29, 2020 Episode artwork Nicola | ...on uncomfortable conversations and a questionable gaydarNovember 22, 2020 Episode artwork Sammy | ...on being a repository for black cultureNovember 15, 2020 Episode artwork Christianne | ...on Trinidad, culture shock and raising a self-confident daughterNovember 08, 2020 Episode artwork Loye | ...on saying yes and making a game planNovember 01, 2020 Episode artwork Jarius | ...on Black Arts, Sonic Mixology and what NOT to say to your partner's motherOctober 25, 2020 Episode artwork #EndSARSOctober 18, 2020 Episode artwork Mid-Season Recap and Q&AOctober 11, 2020 Episode artwork Kat | ...on seizing opportunities, burnout culture and scumbagsOctober 04, 2020 Episode artwork Harmony | ...on standing out, media representation and doing it for the 'gramSeptember 27, 2020 Episode artwork Tracy-Alero | ...on debentures and "alternative night-time economies"September 20, 2020 Episode artwork Minou (part II) | ...on friendship, music and godly lipsSeptember 16, 2020 Episode artwork Minou (part I) | ...on friendship, music and godly lipsSeptember 13, 2020 Episode artwork Janelle | ...on dating, self-discovery and flying babiesSeptember 06, 2020 Episode artwork