Katie in Finland: Pet Ownership

In this episode, Katie and Berin compare and contrast attitudes toward pet ownership in the United States and Finland. As always, this podcast is for entertainment purposes and nothing said should be mistaken for thoroughly researched journalism.

Katie in Finland: Materialism and Status, Part 2

In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about the perception of status and wealth based on quality and quantity of personal possessions, and how Finland differs from the United States when it comes to consumerism and materialism.

Katie in Finland: Materialism and Status, Part 1

In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about the perception of status and wealth based on quality and quantity of personal possessions, and how Finland differs from the United States when it comes to consumerism and materialism.

Understanding Why We Create, Part 1

In today’s podcast Katie and I begin a discussion of our respective creative processes. This isn’t what we originally planned to talk about, but we started the episode announcing that Katie was relaunching her blog. This led to her explaining why she was coming back to it after two years, and that naturally evolved into…

Katie in Finland: Dystopian Nightmare Fuel

In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about how current events and policy changes being implemented by the United States government impacts their lives in Finland. Topics include economic and social fears, how their plans might change, and why so many people unsafe and uncertain right now.