14 episodes

Jenaya Perdue, a melanated passport stamp addict, has stepped foot in 28 countries and has plans to get to as many as she can. On this podcast, she highlights and showcases the stories and voices of Black and Brown Americans who travel abroad. Join her as she interviews melanated global travelers, shares travel tips, reminisces of her own travels around the globe, and retells anecdotes as she takes on her current adventure—China. Join the journey!

Melanated Stamps Jenaya Perdue

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8, 5 Ratings

Jenaya Perdue, a melanated passport stamp addict, has stepped foot in 28 countries and has plans to get to as many as she can. On this podcast, she highlights and showcases the stories and voices of Black and Brown Americans who travel abroad. Join her as she interviews melanated global travelers, shares travel tips, reminisces of her own travels around the globe, and retells anecdotes as she takes on her current adventure—China. Join the journey!

    Rona Self-Care Reflection with Dr. J

    Rona Self-Care Reflection with Dr. J

    Hey guys! The Rona is about over for me here in China and I'm DEVASTATED cuz I've LOVED this Rona season. In this episode, I talk about how I have not only survived, but thrived. Lots of folks have asked me how and now I'm spilling the beans. Be sure to like, subscribe, and share!

    • 31 min
    12: Lawrence. Food. China. Texas. Black. Painter.

    12: Lawrence. Food. China. Texas. Black. Painter.

    I spent time chatting with Lawrence right when the Coronavirus shenanigans began. We chatted about all things travel, eating, trying to convince people to travel, and incorporating the global perspective into future plans. He's great and shared that he would love to hear from you. Follow him on Insta @furcoatlorenzo.

    • 43 min
    Cuzzo, ESL, Educator Survives Europe

    Cuzzo, ESL, Educator Survives Europe

    Educator, mom, wife, global traveler, quilter..so many titles! And I know I'm missing more. In this episode, I interview Shelby Chase. We discuss racial ambiguity, how global travel impacts her teaching career, and how she survived chaperoning young students to Europe. You can follow her on Twitter (@ShelbyReadsAlot) and Instagram (@shelbyreadsbooks). Don't forget to follow the podcast on Instagram at @MelanatedStamps! Happy listening :)

    • 57 min
    Feeding Oneself Whilst Abroad

    Feeding Oneself Whilst Abroad

    How do I eat? Where do I eat? What kind of food is over there? are all questions that new folks ask when they are thinking about traveling or living in a new country. In this episode, I am talking about my transition from eating exclusively in restaurants to cooking at home and why. Check it out! Follow @MelanatedStamps on Instagram and Facebook. Check out the blog post on melanatedstamps.com!

    • 32 min
    Goal-Setting Whilst Abroad--January 20, 2020

    Goal-Setting Whilst Abroad--January 20, 2020

    On this episode, I chat about how my goal-setting is now influenced by my abroad context, starting to make my food at home, and transitioning from "living abroad" to "LIVING abroad." Join me and share. Follow me on Instagram @MelanatedStamps

    • 30 min
    Holidays Abroad: I miss Butter's Note, Black Food Plates, and Not Much Else

    Holidays Abroad: I miss Butter's Note, Black Food Plates, and Not Much Else

    Holidays are tough--especially when you're abroad and when you have the lens of grief. On today's episode, I spend time reflecting what it's like to spend a holiday in a foreign country away from all the things I used to spend copious amounts of time and energy whining and sulking about. Taking time to reflect and build is a crucial part of adulting. Check out this episode and share your thoughts on Instagram! @MelanatedStamps

    • 20 min

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I get more excited for these podcasts than app updates on my phone. Keep them coming, as I don’t travel as far as you do and love to hear your stories!

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