It’s May and that means it’s mental health awareness month! Self Love Coffee writes articles every week that touch on mental health, personal growth, and other related topics. We are so grateful to be a part of such a supportive community that embraces vulnerability to raise awareness for mental health. This week I want to… Continue reading Mental Health and the College Experience
We’ve all seen those memes going around that show us that self care isn’t always just bath bombs, getting our nails done and going on a shopping spree, right? I mean, I love a good T.J.Maxx or Home Goods run just as much as the next person BUT, does it solve our problems? Yes. You… Continue reading Up in the Gym, Just Working on my Mental Fitness
Am I alone when I say that the best part of my day is when I get to go home from work? The reason I get so excited about being at home is because of my little furry love bug, Bernie Sanders. No, not that Bernie Sanders.... This Bernie Sanders. He's a two year old… Continue reading Dogs >
Do you ever sit back and daydream about what life would be like if you were normal? Or is that just me? I used to wonder if I was alone in going through what I am going through, but I know now, this is not the case. Thank you to the movements that have emerged… Continue reading W.W.N.D.D. (What Would Normal Danielle Do?)
“I did a good job socializing tonight.” I say to my spouse as we leave a dinner party. He says, “yes, good job.” We both laugh. It's interesting to me that I have to pat myself on the back for doing something that should be normal. I should be able to have a conversation with… Continue reading The Happy Little Wall Flower
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.Lau Tzu A thousand-mile journey seems a bit daunting, especially when you can see the long road ahead with no end in sight. I am currently continuing on the journey that I first stepped foot on when I was in college, and as of now,… Continue reading Bon Voyage!
This past weekend the lovely ladies of Self Love Coffee packed their bags and headed to wonderful Des Moines, Iowa. "Iowa?" you might be thinking, "Dez Mins?" you might be thinking... Dear America, we are more than flat land and corn. Des Moines (aka, deh moyne) as you might know, is the capital city of… Continue reading Self Love Coffee Tours Des Moines, Iowa
When I was a small child, I would spend a lot of time with my grandfather. He was a stern man of principle, but he had a soft gooey heart for his grandchildren. He was the first person I would have the teacher call when I had a “belly ache” in kindergarten. I knew that… Continue reading Do it your Damn Self
If life isn’t hard enough already, throw in suffering a major injury to the mix and you’ve got yourself a bit of a feat ahead of you. Don’t fret, I am here to try to make it seem a little less scary, a little less hopeless and a lot more relatable. We all think, eh,… Continue reading Hi, my name is Lindsey, and I’m in major injury recovery.
I am the type of person who loves to learn more about myself. In fact, I will go to the ends of the earth to gather all the information I can about my personality, strengths, and what makes me tick. It's essential for me to figure myself out so I can have a better understanding… Continue reading Waves of Change