In this C&C Refill episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Xavier Beso, an incredible photographer based in San Diego, CA. We chat about his story of discovering photography after undergoing a life-changing event. Because of his past, he’s been able to mature quickly and focus on gratitude and being in the moment.

From our conversation, we learn about why staying present versus living behind a screen is crucial in this day in age, how gratitude is the key to happiness, and why photography plays such an important role in conveying emotion and capturing moments.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!
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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

Theme Song by Justin Truelove: www.instagram.com/mixedbytruelove/

SHOP our Merch: www.coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Apollo Lason, Singer, and Songwriter based in San Diego who recently dropped the album PLNTD. We chat about his story and how a series of events and challenges landed him several opportunities to pursue music which led to his move from St. Louis to San Diego. He shares his views on social media and how his growth of popularity on his platform led him to a place where he didn’t recognize who he was anymore.

From our conversation, we learn about how self-reflection is key, especially for someone in the creative field, how gratitude and love goes a long way, and how the intentions you have and the work you put in will always lead to personal growth.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

Theme Song by Justin Truelove: https://www.instagram.com/mixedbytruelove/

SHOP our Merch: coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this C&C Refill episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Eiman Othman, our very own audio engineer and producer for the podcast, engineer for local artists here in San Diego, and co-owner of Gold Standard Studios. We talk about the process of opening Gold Standard Studios including the struggles and the magic moments, the ups and downs of social media, and the importance of standing up for what you believe in.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

SHOP our Merch: coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Kelly Dawn Noel Suan, branding and social media consultant and facilitator for Support SD Local. We talk about all things entrepreneurship, and most specifically serving from a place of love for the community and the importance of pivoting throughout your career.

We chat about her perspective on social media being used as a tool and the ways it can, in turn, be a toxic habit that people abuse for the wrong reasons. We get real and share our personal experiences with social media, both good and bad, and chat about why cultivating a community with intention is powerful.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

SHOP our Merch: coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In partnership with The Collective Affair/365 Dots, Coffee & Convos had the opportunity to chat with the incredible women who spoke at the launch of their Up Your Game Series: A Celebration of Women on March 8th for International Women's Day.

We asked these women the last few questions we ask every guest on our weekly podcast and that is "what is a piece of advice you'd give to aspiring creatives and entrepreneurs?" and "if you could have a Coffee & Convos with anyone, who would it be and why?"

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

SHOP our Merch: coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Trish Ferrer of Plants and Balance, a naturopathic medical student and microblogger. We talk about all things health, wellness and everything in between as she gets real and shares the not so glamorous about the diet fads that are trending and why she transitioned from a plant-based diet and ditched the titles.

We get her perspective on being a blogger and using her platform to not only entertain but to educate about health and wellness using the tips and tricks that she’s learned. We chat about empowerment and how there are so many easy ways to implement self-care to empower yourself and when thinking about your health and wellness, that it doesn’t have to be expensive!

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

SHOP our Merch: coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Aminah Musa, co-founder of PaliRoots, community leader, and talented creator and photographer. We talk about the history of PaliRoots, what it stands for, and how it’s grown into an incredible community to bring awareness to inclusivity and the Palestinian culture.

We had a conversation with Aminah in the past where she shared about the beginnings of PaliRoots, and we jump on this episode now to chat about how she’s grown as an entrepreneur and yet how her values stay the same in shifting your perspective to find the beauty in every struggle. We chat about changing the narrative, being intentional with sharing the love, and how we can all help each other thrive in this world.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

SHOP our Merch: https://coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Anali De Laney, an incredibly talented traveling tattoo artist who owns two private tattoo studios: Black River Tattoo in San Diego and Never More Atelier in Harrisburg. Known for her surrealist work, she shares her journey about how she got into tattooing and how her career as a tattoo artist has allowed her to travel around the world while sharing her art.

We have a great conversation about why she loves to support and encourage like-minded people who have the hustle whether that is to start a business or just get away from the work they hate to pursue something they love. She shares her insights on how to navigate through this world as a creative and entrepreneur and how resources are easily available now more than ever, shares one of the craziest experiences she had while traveling, and how hard work and honoring your struggle will ultimately help your journey in the long run.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

SHOP Coffee & Convos Merch: coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Courtney also known as Coco San Diego about balancing her 9-5 with her work with the YMCA and her creative side hustle as a lifestyle blogger highlighting local San Diego and Baja happenings. She shares her story about how she moved here to San Diego from the Bay Area, found her community, and how she supports local stories.

We get tons of insight from how she creates community online and develops genuine friendships to finding the right non-profit to support and work with. She also shares so many great tips and tricks on how to navigate traveling to Tijuana, Valle de Guadalupe, and more, by debunking the stigmas of traveling to Mexico.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

SHOP Coffee & Convos Merch: https://coffeeandconvos.bigcartel.com/

In this episode of The Coffee & Convos Podcast, we chat with Devin Jones, clarity coach and public speaker who specializes in helping women get clear on their path to success and wellbeing. She shares about her journey on how she put her intentions out in the universe to guide her to where she is today and what the future holds now that she is moving to Barcelona.

We get insight into why momentum is key when implementing impactful change in one’s life, the different levels of wellbeing, and her perspective on belonging. She helps us gain more confidence to move forward in our career paths and reminds us that each of our journeys is our own and each decision we made is a common thread that leads us to where we are ultimately meant to be.

Don’t forget to follow along with us on Instagram at instagram.com/coffeeandconvos and visit us at www.coffeeandconvos.com to continue staying tuned with Coffee & Convos!

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The Coffee & Convos Podcast is produced by Eiman Othman of Gold Standard Studios: www.instagram.com/goldstandardstudios/

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