Adopted as an infant from Colombia to Minnesota, Mary Schreier finds her biological parents and gets on a plane to Colombia to meet them for the first time.
17. Dreaming in Spanish
Kristen Glazer Felegy shares her study abroad story—a time where she was so focused on immersing herself in a different language and culture that she started dreaming differently
Bonus Episode: 2020 Wander Quotes
Since Wander By Proxy is officially one-year old, this bonus episode compiles some of the best quotes from each episode that ran in 2020. Having a bad day? This clip is stacked with inspiration and perspective.
Wander By Proxy will be releasing new episodes every other Wednesday throughout 2021, so be sure to subscribe and follow on social media and wherever you listen to podcasts.
16. Serenity in the Rain Forest
Lauren Gay shares her experience going solo (and I mean solo) at a resort in Antigua and how her time away from phone screens & expectations strengthened her inner guidance.
15. Host A Sister
In collaboration with Host A Sister, a global community of women sharing their homes and experiences with one another, episode 15 features the stories of two women and how their lives and travel experiences have been enriched by the travel network.
Wander By Proxy Nominated for Twin Cities Collective Best Of 2020 Award in Podcast Category
A second round of voting to name a winner for the Podcast category is going through to Tuesday, December 15th. Visit the link below, click on the form, and it’s multiple choice from there!
14. The Adventurous Spirit
This episode is a little different from the rest. I talk with two creatives on how they’ve been keeping the adventurous alive through the hum-drum of life during a pandemic. Emily Theisen and Jordan Mileski are two Minnesota-based photographers, but their creativity flows through a variety of outlets. Today we emphasize that creativity is a form of adventure.
13. Strangers on Planes
Sitting on the plane of her first solo travel experience, Estrella Quiroz meets Erin, a true wanderer who changed Estrella’s perspective on travel with one conversation. 40+ countries later, Estrella still wishes she had Erin’s contact information to thank her for that conversation. I end there. No spoilers.
12. Generosity on the HWY
As Elizabeth Hensley tours the U.S. in her Skoolie, the generosity of strangers inspires her to give it right back.
11. Running Down Mountains
Melissa goes on her first solo trip hiking in British Columbia, where she learns to trust her instincts and find solace in solitude.
Vote for Wander By Proxy for Empowering Storytelling Podcast List on Inspired Influencers
Inspired Influencers has added Wander By Proxy to its list of most Empowering and Entertaining Podcasts! The next step: VOTE! Open this link Enter your name, email, and choose “Wander By Proxy” from the drop down Submit! “Ultimately, we love podcasts and podcasters. Podcasts are a great way to connect people. Connection is everything!” Excerpt […]
10. Sparks in Chile
Sara and her partner go on a trip to Chile to explore, but the local protests spark compassion, reflection, and so much more.
Follow her adventures on Instagram at @planetwithsara. Check out her blog of travel itineraries and inspiration at planetwithsara.com.
9. Chronic Wellness in a Bus
In the thick of her ongoing battle with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Jenna Z climbed out her window barefoot and road tripped across the country to seek chronic wellness and peace of mind.
Wander By Proxy Season 2 Beginning Aug. 26
Suddenly, I’m craving the sound of an unruly child on an airplane. Give me that window seat.
Season 2 Episode 9 will be released bright and early Wednesday, August 26 and episodes will continue to roll out every other Wednesday. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts—and don’t forget to rate and review! Follow on Instagram or your preferred social media platform to see extra images from Wander By Proxy’s guests (especially if beautiful views are your love language).
8. Digital Nomad in Ecuador
Note from Leah: This is the season one finale of Wander By Proxy! Thank you so much for listening and sharing the podcast with your loved ones. The stories will return in August!
Stephanie James, a poet and singer, shares how working remotely has given her the freedom to share her poetry around the world.