Driving Lessons with Pap

I can still remember my grandpa taking me out for my first drive the day after I got my learners permit. He was the only one brave enough to take me on a drive. And even then, I still had to bribe him with a hug around his neck and a kiss on the cheek. Apparently my family had no faith in me. Thanks, fam.

The Harvest

As the color of the leaves have started to grow brighter and the cool, autumn air has settled in on the Midwest, I have been reflecting on harvest season. Harvesting is the process of gathering a ripe crop from the fields.  On smaller farms with minimal mechanization, harvesting is the most labor-intensive activity of the …