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Self Love Coffee is for rigorous honesty, witty humor, personal growth, and breaking down the barriers of comfort. Inspired by conversations over coffee (and cinnamon crunch bagels), we believe it is important to spark courageous conversation while being vulnerable and speaking our truths. Our purpose is to ignite deep thinking and engage individuals in self… Continue reading About Us
Do you have regrets? Uhh, don’t we all? I think having regrets is part of being human. Having regrets is looking back on experiences and wishing things had been different, that maybe I could have/should have done something different. I definitely have regrets…there are many things I wish I could have done differently in life.… Continue reading Leave Your Shoulds at the Door
“I am too old to be this broken.” The words were even more real as I wrote them down. “I have worked too long and too hard on myself to still be having setbacks. When will I see an end to all my problems?” I wrote the words, or rather I typed them, and I… Continue reading Not Broken, Still Healing
This week’s article starts with the painfully true story of my childhood ignorance and goes on to talk about how I became an ally for the LGBTQIA+ community. The first moment I discuss demonstrates the lack of understanding and knowledge of me and, probably, society as a whole at the time, as well as a… Continue reading Becoming an Ally: My Journey from Ignorance to Understanding
After watching, “My Next Guest…” with David Letterman and Taylor Swift’s “You Need to Calm Down” music video about a dozen times, I think I worked up just enough courage to put pen to paper (fingers to keyboard, who am I kidding) and write about my “coming out” journey. I don’t have any solid memories… Continue reading Love is a Terrible Thing to Hate
Preach Jesus, and if necessary, use words. St. francis of assisi A couple weeks ago, my wife and I had our first together experience of the Cedar Rapids farmers market. It was a lovely morning, the first day of pride month, and I could feel the energy of love coming from those who were there.… Continue reading My Religion is Love