September 2014

Conversing on Coffee with Usama Canon of Ta’leef Collective

September 18, 2014

I’ve been attending classes at Ta’leef Collective in Fremont for a while now. A couple of years ago, I was at one of their events when I found out that they were planning on building out a cafe in their facility. I ceased listening to anything further and was instead fixated on what I just […]

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Drinking My Way Through Sacramento. With Coffee.

September 12, 2014

Last year, I had the awesome opportunity to participate in a Caffeine Crawl in San Francisco in which I wandered to different cafes, drank coffee, and consumed some chocolate. This past weekend, the Caffeine Crawl took place in Sacramento, which is about 1.5-2 hours away from the Bay Area, where I live. I know what […]

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Volunteering in Detroit

September 7, 2014

Shortly after registering for the ISNA conference (see last post), I got an email about a  community service opportunity for one of the mornings of the conference on behalf of a group called Dream of Detroit. Here’s a short description of Dream of Detroit from their website: Dream of Detroit is a Muslim-led initiative that’s […]

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Wandering around Detroit and Drinking Coffee in the Motor City

September 2, 2014

I went to the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) conference over this past Labor Day weekend. The ISNA conference, the largest conference for Muslims in the U.S. of A happens every year and I’ve been a few times. Honestly though, I wasn’t initially planning to go but this year but when I found out […]

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