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Revolution Roasters

We rarely ever get the chance to check out coffee shops in the North County area, let alone Oceanside, so when the opportunity came up to check our Revolution Roasters, we went in a heartbeat! We were able to meet Emerline who was visiting from New York along with her brother, Ivan. Both incredibly talented…

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Gerardo Ledesma

“I never expected to get into coffee long term. Coffee is romantic. I fell in love with how crafty and precise it was as it was equally complex. Coffee could be that one thing to a person that either complete or begins their day. It’s an experience within the coffee shop. No matter the situation,…

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Moniker Coffee Co.

Had the pleasure of checking out Moniker Coffee Co., a coffee shop located in Moniker General in Liberty Station right next to the new Liberty Public Market. With just opening this past month, they celebrated their grand opening with a party on June 2nd and we couldn’t be more excited for them! “Moniker Coffee Co. is…

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Caitlin Brehm

“Deep down I feel like everyone just wants to share their story… I love talking to people and getting excited about whatever it is they are excited about. And I want to spark that same feeling and help people live their life in the most fulfilling way!” – @caitlinbrehm After connecting with Caitlin through #createlounge,…

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Launch Party!

It’s officially launch day and we are so excited! Aside from launching our website and sharing it with all of you fabulous people, we’re also hosting a launch party at Heartwork Coffee Bar! If you’re free tonight from 5-8PM, join us for some free brews, delicious pies from Pop Pie Co, music from Aaron Wolf,…

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Aaron Wolf

“And what I realized throughout all of this and what I hope to leave people with is that sometimes it takes a little bit longer than what we set out and that we plan on it taking. But who we become along the way and really just remaining focused and steadfast on our end goal…

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Steve and Gan of Pop Pie Co. SD

“Our journey with Pop Pie Co. started soon after Gan completed his MBA program and wanted to pursue his dream of opening a restaurant where he could share his passion for baking and cooking. It seemed like everywhere but here had a pie shop dedicated to the art of pie making. There’s a lack of…

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Lori Christensen of One Per Week

“It’s an idea of taking it back to summer camp with snail mail because people want something that’s not a bill in the mail. With that, One Per Week evolved as people wanted to write more letters but felt overwhelmed. I think if you get people in the act of writing not just to give,…

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Kayla Hollatz of #CreateLounge

“Createlounge really started because I was in my last semester in college at the time and I’ve been participating in Twitter chats for about a year and a half, and I really enjoyed the different chats for social media and PR but I’ve been finding that creative entrepreneurs are the people who light me up…

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