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 …

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 …