Category: Personal

  • Gotta Catch ‘Em All!

    Gotta Catch ‘Em All!

    In 1997 Pokemon was storming the United States and quickly becoming the most popular franchise among young kids my age. Pokemon cards depicted cartoon monsters and were often traded among children. My very first Pokemon card was given to me by a friend at church. An Exeggcute card, a common grass type but a huge […]

  • My First Business

    My First Business

    En•tre•pre•neur “A person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so.” It was a sunny spring day in my 4th grade class when Mrs. Warner taught me the word entrepreneur. From the first time I heard it I was fascinated by what it meant. When I got off the school buss that afternoon I ran home, excited to share what I had learned.