The Los Hermanos Podcast

The Los Hermanos Podcast

By Cafe Rica USA
The Los Hermanos Podcast is a Positive Podcast that Highlights Positive people & Organizations.

Drinks With Los Hermanos is a Podcast Jackson and Tristan Bredehoft started up to highlight the unsung heroes of the community in a casual way. They will be chatting with local influencers and entrepreneurs to get some information about the everyday life of a community member putting themselves out there to build the community they want. Join them every week to get the ups and downs of being a leader.

The Morning Cup is a Monday Segment Following Josh's Positive Life and unquie stories.
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What's Your Cupping Score? | Drinks W/ Los Hermanos EP 028 with Lee Winkler
On this episode, we sat down with Lee Winkler, the Owner, and Roaster at Little Quiet Coffee Company. We did a little cupping exercise while talking to him about his experience in the coffee industry and how he ended up roasting his own coffee here in Battle Creek, MI
1:07:26
September 20, 2019
New Beginnings | The Morning Cup with Josh EP 006
On this episode, Josh Millikin is officially moved to Allen, Texas. He talks a little bit about how he is adapting to the new beginning. Join him for the quote of the day as well!
17:11
September 9, 2019
We Are Starting Up Something New | Drinks With Los Hermanos 28 September Update
On this episode of Drinks With Los Hermanos, we reflect on the last 6 months and talk about somethings that made us better and some things that we want to do in the future. 
44:30
September 5, 2019
Staying Positive! | The Morning Cup With Josh EP 005 with Danielle Millikin
On this Episode, Josh Millikin sits down with his older sister and talks about her journey and the adversity she went though as she was a single mom, working full time and going to cosmetology school full time. They also touch on Josh's move to Texas and how they think people should see a different perspective than their hometowns. 
49:48
September 2, 2019
How Do You Change A School System? CommUNITY | Drinks With Los Hermanos Bonus Episode with BCPS
On this bonus episode we highlight how Battle Creek Public Schools approached changing their school system...the answer...CommUNITY. Check out the full episode we had with them!
04:57
September 1, 2019
What Is The SHARE Center? | Drinks With Los Hermanos EP 027 with Robert Elchert
On this episode of Drinks With Los Hermanos, We sat down with Robert the director of the SHARE Center. We talked about the barriers and hardships lower income and homeless people have in the world. We also talked about the programs that the SHARE Center offers in order to combat these issues. This is an important episode because building a community doesn’t just mean for the people that can afford it but for everyone.
45:17
August 27, 2019
Josh Has Big New! | The Morning Cup with Josh EP 004
On this Episode Josh Millikin talks about some big new in his life. He talks about how change is good and that in order to grow you must see a different perspective. We hope the best of luck to Josh in his future and can't wait to see the journey from a far!
23:22
August 26, 2019
BONUS: Why Did You Choose Downtown Battle Creek | Drinks With Los Hermanos with LKV Ventures
On this Bonus Episode we took a snippet from out episode with Sarah Versical from LKV Ventures and she explains why she chose Downtown Battle Creek and talks about some things that Battle Creek has that other cities do not!
01:23
August 21, 2019
Public School Renaissance! | Drinks With Los Hermanos Ep 026 with Battle Creek Public Schools
On this episode we sat down with some of the administration team of Battle Creek Public Schools. Jackson and Tristan both when to Harper Creek Schools and have an outside perspective of how the school operates. We learned a lot as they are implementing a lot of new changes to the school system. These changes include creating an academy system, creating magnet schools and focusing on the needs of the children they are teaching. This was a very powerful roundtable discussion as these changes are very unheard of in the Battle Creek Area and is all new to everyone. We hope you enjoy this episode and we apologize for the audio cutting out before the finish.
48:26
August 20, 2019
It Starts As A Dream! | The Morning Cup with Josh EP 003 with Nick Watson
On this episode Josh sits down with his friend Nick to talk about some new cars on the market and ends with a motivational quote of the day.
21:00
August 19, 2019
We Were Building A Dream Apartment | Drinks With Los Hermanos EP 025 with LKV Ventures
Sarah Versical, Co-Owner of LKV Ventures, sat down with us and talks about how they moved here looking for an apartment downtown but could not find one. So they looked at that problem to create the dream apartment out of a building in downtown Battle Creek. Things took a little longer than they thought but have now started their ventures. 
32:28
August 13, 2019
Life Goes On! | The Morning Cup with Josh Ep 002
Why does Josh think the way that he think? Let’s learn in this episode!
18:36
August 12, 2019
Be Kind! | Drinks with Los Hermanos EP 24 w/ Karla Krizan
Season 2 is here and to kick it off we start with the amazing Karla, the owner of Salon K. She has a very positive outlook on Battle Creek and the growth that is happening. She also is very community oriented and strives to help anyone she can! We absolutely loved he energy and how she viewed things! We had a couple audio issues where the sound was quiet
51:50
August 8, 2019
The Morning Cup with Josh: 001-The First Cup
This is a new show we are introducing to the Network! Josh Millikin wants to impact peoples' lives in a positive way. So we decided to team up with him on this project that will be released every Monday to kick start your week in a great way. Stay tuned to see how Josh intends on building a positive Community
10:10
August 5, 2019
A Big Addition To Downtown Battle Creek | Drinks With Los Hermanos 023 w/ Jeff Grogg
Jeff was one of the first people we met through Can-Do Kitchen and has been a great mentor for us during our journey thus far! He recently purchased a building in Downtown Battle Creek to move his company, JPG Resources, to the heart of Battle Creek. It was a great conversation and some insight on Jeff's Journey!
28:52
June 13, 2019
Special Guest Rachel Dillon | Drinks with Los Hermanos Ep 022 w/ The Cold Brew Chick
When we we at Coffee Fest in Indianapolis we talked with Rachel Dillon a Cold Brew Enthusiast. We have been following her for about a year and she puts out amazing content around the Cold Brew world. If you like coffee you need to check out The Cold Brew Chick.
35:44
June 6, 2019
Marissa Left Security For Serenity| Drink With Los Hermanos with Marissa Calderone of Out of Line Vintage
We continue our BC Cargo Series with our next guest, Marissa Calderone of Out Of Line Vintage. She talks about her passion for sustainable fashion and how she left her secure job at a name brand retailer and started her own clothing store where she takes second-hand clothing and repurposes them. She can alter them in any way and has a very keen eye for creative styles.
36:30
May 30, 2019
We're Putting On An Art Show | Drinks With Los Hermanos EP 020 with Cory Patterson
Cory Patterson is a local artist that has a great mind that wants to create an art culture in the Battle Creek Area. He has been anywhere from Costa Rica to LA. He is taking what he learned and putting it to the pavement with the Art Show Out of the Woodwork. Join us as we dive into the mind of Cory Patterson.
35:20
May 22, 2019
BONUS: What Kind of Mindset Do You Have?
Here is a little sound bite from our podcast with Brandon Fitzpatrick. In this sound bite he goes over how he accomplishes his goals just by have a certain mindset. He learned this from when he was earning his Black Belt in Karate. Sit back and enjoy!
05:27
May 19, 2019
The Next Generation of BC Cargo | Drinks With Los Hermanos EP 019 with 2096 The Shop
 It is that time of year where BC Cargo is gearing up to open! As Alumni of the marketplace we are very excited to speak with one of this years tenants. We talk with Javiar, Johan and Austin about their new venture, 2096 The Store.  They are young and ready to make a splash in the Downtown Battle Creek community.
20:55
April 30, 2019
The Number 1 Pianist In The Nation! | Drinks With Los Hermanos EP 018 with Brandon Fitzpatrick
 Brandon Fitzpatrick is a rising local difference maker. He is the band leader of Minor Element and a co-founder of Blvcksheep. He has a great mindset on being successful and staying focused on the goal at hand. He has become a good friend of ours and we enjoyed chopping it up at the shop.
55:19
April 24, 2019
14 Years Old And A Business Owner | Drinks with Los Hermanos EP 017 w/ Jordan Edwards
Jordan Edwards is one of the up and coming entrepreneurs of Battle Creek. He is making a huge splash around the city making his delicious sweet treats. He has been operating JJ's Sweet Treats for two years and is launching his new storefront at BC Cargo. As alumni from the BC Cargo, we want to highlight one of its newest members!
27:33
April 10, 2019
Should You recycle? | Drinks With Los Hemanos Ep. 016 with The Calhoun County Recycling Center
We sat down with Sarah from the Calhoun County Recycling and talked to her about the importance of recycling, how to properly do it, and their upcoming FREE event in Battle Creek. It was fun to sit with her and learn a lot about sustainability and how The Calhoun County Recycling Center helps to get people informed. https://www.facebook.com/Calhoun-County-Recycling-112780685407138/?epa=SEARCH_BOX http://calhouncountyrecycling.com/?fbclid=IwAR0mVmpNm3Dp88cE1N4wqhrf0Hyp-kpquwlcyPsvhKx6frV3AFwI3VSlP-I Leave us a comment below! Check out our Website, Facebook, IG and Twitter! www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
37:00
April 2, 2019
BONUS: He Followed His Happiness! From the Erik McCloud Ep.
Erik just wasn't happy at his job out of college. He talked with his fiancee and she gave him the support he needed to take action in building his own business! This is just a snippet from an episode that stood out to us!
01:04
April 1, 2019
Why Doesn't Battle Creek Have An Olive Garden | Drinks With Los Hermanos EP 015 with Cameron Cummins
 Cameron B Cummins comes on to the show and talks about the state of Battle Creek, The Future, and what it is like to be a Kalamazoo Resident and still helping to #BuildBattleCreek - Join us every week on here or listen on all major platforms
35:42
March 27, 2019
6 Week Update | Drinks With Los Hermanos Ep 014 with Los Hermanos
Jackson and Tristan sit and talk about the progression through the last 6 months, how things are going at the new location and what is to come!  - Listen to the podcast on all major platforms!
54:45
March 20, 2019
From Being Laid Off to Being a Boss | Drinks with Los Hermanos EP 013 with Ken Harshman
We got to chop it up with the best ice cream pop maker around! Ken Harshman stopped by and we talked about how he built the Great Scott Ice Cream brand up after receiving an unexpected nudge! If you cannot sit and watch you can always enjoy listening to The Los Hermanos Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Stitcher and many more!
1:30:20
March 12, 2019
Minor Element, Taylor Swift, and Being An Artist | Drinks with Los Hermanos 012 with Braulio Green
Our good friend, Braulio Green, stops in and chats with us about his band, Minor Element had the process of their new upcoming album. He also talks with us about what its like to be an artist in 2019 where the internet has changed the game.
2:14:50
March 1, 2019
Government Shutdown Causes Development Delay | Drinks with Los Hermanos 011 with Cody & Caitlynn Newman
Cody and Caitlynn are young up and coming developers in Battle Creek. They strive to restore the old with a modern twist. We sat down with them to discuss their new project and the two business, Restore 269 and Driven Design Studio they run inDowntown Battle Creek
41:27
February 20, 2019
Carrying On A Legacy | Drinks with Los Hermanos Ep 010 with Lynn Ivan Salons
Alicia McConville is a recent salon owner but is carrying on a legacy that will last forever!  Her Husband, Jeff, also joined us and we talked about co-owning a business with a spouse!   Leave us a comment below! Check out our Website, Facebook, IG and Twitter! www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
27:10
February 12, 2019
New Downtown Battle Creek Incubator | Drinks With Los Hermanos 009 with Mareekta Hadley
There is a new retail business incubator in downtown Battle Creek, Michigan, and Cafe Rica is a part of it. We will be sharing commercial kitchen space with Simply Sensational Berries. We sat down with Mareeta in the new space and talked about her journey! Leave us a comment below! Check out our Website, Facebook, IG and Twitter! www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
11:42
February 7, 2019
Booch Strapping at Farmer's Markets | Drinks with Los Hermanos 008 with Physic Kombucha
Danielle and Merideth came together and brought 2 separate dreams and weaved them into 1 reality! On this episode we talk to the Co-Founders of Physic Kombucha about how they are taking an interesting take on the Kombucha industry to fill a gap in the Southwest Michigan market. They focus on using the freshest product and using local farmers to create a high quality product!
22:34
January 27, 2019
Homeless To Business Owner | Drinks With Los Hermanos EP 007 w/ Plumeria Botanical Boutique
Elisha Hodge never planned to own a boutique. It was never in the cards. However, she sold her house and was uncertain of what was ahead of her. She took that leap of faith when she quit her banking job and moved back to Battle Creek. She interned for the previous florist and then bought the business. She is a great example of building a beautiful business with patience and hard work. Join us every week as we highlight local superstars that are changing the community for the better!
20:02
January 20, 2019
Get Out There and Hustle! | Drink With Los Hermanos 006 with Erik McCloud
Erik McCloud is a hustler! Erick found out early in his career that he did not want to be an employee. He talked to his wife and received the support that he needed to start Cloudy Production LLC. He said that his children are a huge factor what motivates him to hustle as hard as possible. He talks about his first years' struggle and how he got out of that rut.  Join us this week to hear the whole story of how Erik McCloud turn his passion into a business.   Check out our Website, Facebook, IG and Twitter! www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
21:31
January 16, 2019
Turning A Household Hobby Into A Brewery | Drinks With Los Hermanos 005 Territorial Brewing Company
Territorial Brewing Company has an amazing Story! Tim started this as a household hobby and convinced his good friend Charles to join him. They found a passion for brewing beer and wanted to share it with their friends. They then took a huge leap and Started a brewery.  Jackson and Tristan Bredehoft sit down with the crew of TBC and got to share a drink with them and dive deep into their stories. A very interesting episode as we talk about their background, trends in the beer community, and the Local Community as well!  Leave us a comment below! Check out our Website, Facebook, IG and Twitter!   www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
51:10
January 8, 2019
Unique Ways to Make Friends & Business Relations | Drinks With Los Hermanos 004 with Ignite BC
Adam Kingston and Kayla Thompson are our next guest on Drinks With Los Hermanos. We talk about what it is like to be new to an area and how to build connections. Their way was to create a new group that looks to spark new interest is a city that needs it. So the started Ignite BC, a networking group that is very unique! Drinks With Los Hermanos is a Podcast Jackson and Tristan Bredehoft started up to highlight the unsung heroes of the community in a casual way. They will be chatting with local influencers and entrepreneurs to get some information about the everyday life of a community member putting themselves out there to build the community they want. Join them every week to get the ups and downs of being a leader.  These Episodes are planned to come out every Tuesday, leave a comment letting us know who you think we should interview and how you like the show. Check out our Website, Facebook, IG, and Twitter!  www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
27:05
January 8, 2019
Don't Ask Permission, Do It | Drinks with Los Hermanos 003 with Jeremy Andrews
Drinks With Los Hermanos is a Podcast Jackson and Tristan Bredehoft started up to highlight the unsung heroes of the community in a casual way. They will be chatting with local influencers and entrepreneurs to get some information about the everyday life of a community member putting themselves out there to build the community they want. Join them every week to get the ups and downs of being a leader. Jeremy Andrews is a huge name in the Battle Creek Community. We talked with him about how he came back to Battle Creek and did ask permission when it came to building the community he wanted. With this mentality, he created:  -BCMAMs  -Sprout Urban Farms and Grocery  -Penetrator Events -BC Cereal Killers Roller Derby  -BTL AXE   Join us this week as we see how getting creative and being active in the community can change the outlook of a city. These Episodes are planned to come out every Tuesday, leave a comment letting us know who you think we should interview and how you like the show.  Check out our Website, Facebook, IG, and Twitter! www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
39:03
January 8, 2019
Revolutionize And Building A Community | Drinks With Los Hermanos 002 with Dr. Abby Sirovica
Drinks With Los Hermanos is a Podcast Jackson and Tristan Bredehoft started up to highlight the unsung heroes of the community in a casual way. They will be chatting with local influencers and entrepreneurs to get some information about the everyday life of a community member putting themselves out there to build the community they want. Join them every week to get the ups and downs of being a leader.  Dr. Abby Is the First Guest on Drinks With Los Hermanos and we talk about how she is revolutionizing the chiropractics game in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Her unique business model and community-based social tactics are growing her new business at an amazing rate.   We dig in to see how she became the entrepreneur she is today!  These Episodes are planned to come out every Tuesday,  leave a comment letting us know who you think we should interview and how you like the show.  Check out our Website, Facebook, IG, and Twitter!  www.cafe-rica.com www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
41:13
January 8, 2019
Turning a Setback Into A Positive | Drinks With Los Hermanos 001
Drinks With Los Hermanos is a Podcast Jackson and Tristan Bredehoft started up to highlight the unsung heroes of the community in a casual way. They will be chatting with local influencers and entrepreneurs to get some information about the everyday life of a community member putting themselves out there to build the community they want. Join them every week to get the ups and downs of being a leader.   Jackson and Tristan talk about their journey of building Cafe Rica, how they started cold brew and their struggles and tools.  Leave us a comment below!  Check out our Website, Facebook, IG, and Twitter!  www.cafe-rica.com  www.facebook.com/cafericausa www.instagram.com/cafe_rica_usa www.twitter.com/cafe_rica_usa
25:51
January 8, 2019
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