Tabor Academy Summer Program

One of the greatest opportunities I’ve had was attending Tabor Academy in Marion, Massachusetts. Tabor Academy Summer Program (TASP) is a camp on a high school campus on the shore. The camp specializes in sailing which hooked my dad, he thought it would be a great idea to sign me up, but I was 10 years old at the time and was not interested in going to a camp all day. Continue reading “Tabor Academy Summer Program”

Skiing – An Activity For Everyone

My dad is constantly talking about activities that everyone is capable of doing. For example: swimming, running, hiking, and skiing. He says that during these activities you will always be at your limit, no matter your age, level, or experience. If you think about it, when you’re going down any slope you can control your speed and the width of your turns. This allows you to go however fast you want down the trail, never going faster than you’re comfortable with. No matter what slope you’re on, you can take your time or go as fast as your skis will … Continue reading Skiing – An Activity For Everyone

New Olympic Event: Big Air

Red Gerard – 17 y/o Olympic Gold Medalist

This winter, the 2018 Olympics is taking place in PyeongChang, South Korea. The opening ceremony started on February 9, 2018 and will conclude on February 23, 2018. There are four new events in this year’s Olympics: Long-Track Speedskating, Curling – Mixed Double, Alpine Skiing, and Big Air Snowboarding.


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Braiding Expands In My Hands

I’m always trying to think of ways to make money, whether it’s doing chores around the house, babysitting or even doing volunteer work in hopes of ending up with a job. Not having a licence makes it challenging to get to a consistent job. When my sister and I went to the same school, every morning she would ask me to braid her hair. In second grade, I was only able to do a simple three strand braid. For a kindergartner, that exceeded her expectations. For me, it was just moderately satisfying. I constantly practiced on my American Girl doll, … Continue reading Braiding Expands In My Hands