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12. Emmy So

Episode Summary

Cherie and Dorinda welcome second generation Chinese American, Emmy So.

Episode Notes

Emmy So describes growing up in Portland, Oregon. She felt the loneliness of growing up straddling 2 cultures and not fitting into a typical Asian stereotype. After college, Emmy's careers range from interior design and construction to her current interest in food and launching her own food business. 

In the midst of navigating careers, she receives a life changing medical diagnosis that causes her to pause and think about what is important to her.