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Jeff Brownson returns to discuss spending a month remote schooling with his wife and children in Mexico this past September. We discuss why they decided to “study abroad” for awhile, Chichen Itza, scuba diving, hurricanes, and how a covid scare almost stranded Jeff in Mexico (spoiler alert: he’s fine).
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2:00 – Hellow and welcome to Jeff
3:22 – Idea behind spending extended time in Mexico
8:59 – Getting to Mexico
13:43 – Anything different with entry into Mexico right now?
17:13 – Remote schooling abroad
20:15 – Sightseeing afterschool
24:23 – Chichen Itza
27:39 – Jeff’s drama in Mexico after his family left
33:58 – A covid scare delays Jeff’s return
36:48 – Getting tested in Mexico
39:25 – Reentry and future travel plans
45:36 – Final reflections
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Music: “Ten Hundred Years” by Poly Action, “Feet Gone Soft” by Monplaisir, and “Feet Gone Wild” by Monplaisir