My Love Story

In true February fashion, I want to tell you a love story. What you're about to read is true and gushes from my heart with incredible ease. As a 20-something I have been looking for true love in a million places. Naturally, I've searched for it in others, digging deep into compliments and rooting my …

My Passion

My passion is helping others live a healthy and happy life. Whether that's in my day-to-day work at Michigan, fundraising for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, teaching at the Barre Code, or serving thousands of miles away on my mission trips to Haiti, I want every person to have a healthy life. That's my goal in every …

Haiti 2015

I will never be able to put my experience in Seguin, Haiti into words, but I feel I owe God my best effort to share my experience. When I arrived in Port Au Prince with my Americanized mindset, I was terrified. Their tiny airport and the heat welcomed me and I was reluctant to touch …

From Mountaineer to Michigander: What two years in the “mitten” has taught me

Has it really been two years since I uprooted myself from West Virginia and replanted in Michigan? I feel like I just got here. But maybe that's just because it took me so long to get settled. Regardless, if there is one thing I've learned about life these past two years it's this: Making the …