What are some fun facts about yourself and your family?
We love to play Pokémon Go as a family (at least once a month)
What do you and/or your family like to do for fun?
In addition to camping, we love to travel and have a big vacation every 2 years. In 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic, we traveled to Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). This year, we will be visiting Istanbul, Turkey.
What do you love the most about your town/city?
As a military family, we appreciate the uniqueness of every city we have had the opportunity to serve in but Fayetteville, NC is the closest to a hometown for us. We love the Veterans Park, the Airborne & Special Operations Museum, the Fayetteville Area Transportation Museum, Linear Park, and Festival Park.
What career path were you on before Just Love?
We are a military family and have served in the Army for over 47 years
Why did you decide to open a Just Love Coffee Cafe?
We decided to open a Just Love Coffee Café because of its core values – Just Love Coffee Cafes serve a purpose beyond making money. Just Love Coffee Café serves as a social hub for friends, families, businesses, and strangers to meet and interact in a safe, friendly environment.
What are you most looking forward to in running your store?
We are looking forward to engaging with the community while serving great coffee & food!
What are some causes that are close to your heart and that you are interested in supporting when your store is open?
For years, we volunteered at the Boys & Girls Club as well as shelters in our communities. We look forward to doing more of that.