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Tiger for Life Podcast: Candace Sharp Payne ('01)

From #ChewbaccaMom to #QuarantineMom

Tiger For Life PodcastMay 11, 2020 - Jon Merryman

Candace Payne

Episode 2 features Ouachita alumna, author & speaker Candace Sharp Payne (’01). Candace is most widely known as "Chewbacca Mom" after her video laughing it up in her car with a Chewbacca mask on went viral. Candace shares about quarantine life with her family, her viral fame and her love for table-side guacamole and Ouachita.

You can learn more about Candace and purchase her books and Bible studies at www.candacepayne.me. You can listen to her podcast “Shut the Should Up,” mentioned in this episode, here: https://www.shuttheshouldup.com/