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From Sleepless Nights to a Brewing Company

Delighted to introduce our February Customer Spotlight, Two Tired Parents Coffee Company. Meet Jessie and Ryan Stasiak, the high school sweethearts behind the mobile coffee truck currently based in the Hendersonville, North Carolina community. Their story is not just about serving a cup of joe; it’s a tale of passion, community, and the beautiful chaos of parenthood.

The idea for Two Tired Parents Coffee Company germinated from the exhaustion and joy of parenting. Jessie and Ryan, faced with the challenges of raising two young boys, Nico, 22 months, and Mackenzie, 7 months, decided to channel their passion for coffee into a mobile coffee venture. “We have very fond memories around a cup of coffee and it just made sense,” says Jessie, reflecting on the inspiration behind their coffee truck.

Brewing Local Connections

From the outset, Jessie and Ryan were adamant about staying local. They sourced their coffee beans and other essentials from nearby communities, reinforcing their commitment to supporting local businesses. “When you support local, you’re supporting families,” they emphasize. “It’s an investment in your community, just like we ask people to invest through us.”

Adorable 18 month baby of the two tired parents, sitting on the food truck.

Bridging Communities Through Parenthood

As parents, Jessie and Ryan embraced their newfound community by partnering with other local businesses. This collaboration not only provided them with invaluable support but also opened doors to unexpected opportunities. “Connecting with businesses we wouldn’t normally engage with has enriched our lives,” says Jessie. They have found a beautiful synergy in their community through referrals to daycare services, pediatric dentists, and more like-minded businesses that they can connect with.

Sustainability in Every Sip

The couple is proud of the sustainability practices ingrained in their business. By keeping things small-scale and mobile, they minimize their environmental impact while maintaining a flexible schedule that revolves around their family. The truck allows them to adapt to the unpredictable nature of parenthood.

When looking for a t-shirt merchandise supplier, the choice was easy. Through a family member who works for TS Designs, they were exposed to the high quality and transparency of our shirts. “We felt positive about the low environmental impact of TS Designs, and it was just another way to support the North Carolina community.”

Image of the coffee truck with TS Designs t-shirts hanging out front.

Marching Forward with Local Flavor

After a brief winter hiatus, Two Tired Parents Coffee Company is set to open its shutters again in March. The aroma of freshly brewed coffee will once again waft through the neighborhood. The Stasiak family extends an enthusiastic invitation to the local community, with post-ups at various local spots. Find their upcoming coffee truck locations through Instagram, Facebook, and their website. “Come join us! We want to keep the truck thriving and share the joy of good coffee with everyone,” the Stasiaks emphasize. They extend their gratitude to everyone who has supported their small business. So mark your calendars and find Two Tired Parents Coffee Company traveling around the Hendersonville area. Have a cup of coffee, buy an awesome t-shirt, and leave with a guaranteed smile.

TS Designs manufactures the highest quality printed t-shirts in a domestic, transparent, and trackable supply chain. We work with brands who want to provide their customers with responsibly made clothing that positively impacts people and the planet.