To Foster Love and Community

When I think about the ideal place to live or work, there are lots of considerations I take into account – but at the top of my list is the idea of cultural diversity. Growing up overseas and having worked overseas, I highly value the idea of having a broader worldview that leaves room for…

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Grand Rapids Coffee Culture

As I begin to spend more time making Grand Rapids not only my place of work but also my home, I’ve come to some key realizations. Grand Rapids seems to have nearly as big of an influence on coffee culture as it does in the craft beer market. As local craft breweries, such as Founders,…

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Why I Love Grand Rapids

I moved to Grand Rapids in the summer of 2016 and fell in love with the culture and community almost immediately. The city is alive! I was walking by Rosa Park Circle about a week after I arrived and was astounded to find a live band playing music for the public. I ended up staying…

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