Brickyard 400: Hauler Parade

NASCAR fans get an up-close view of Sprint Cup Series “haulers” – the large, colorful trucks carrying the stock cars competing in the Brickyard 400. Appearances were made by Hauler Parade Grand Marshal Jeff Kyle, the American hero who is the namesake of the Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 Sprint Cup Series and […]

Ricks Cafe Boatyard: Sunsets with a Side of Seafood

Eagle Creek Reservoir on the city’s west side is literally, by a long shot, my most favorite place in Indianapolis. It is a little slice of heaven carved out in the shape of a lake. To me, Eagle Creek is a Midwestern paradise complete with state park scenery and gorgeous sunsets. There is one restaurant […]

Flying High with Cirque Indy

It was mesmerizing to watch the athletic ability of my classmates at Cirque Indy. The aerial silks towering high and their bodies flipping and spinning like a show of Cirque du Soleil. It’s easy to understand how these fitness classes will strengthen and tone your body, while also being a whole lot of fun. Having no background […]

Rock Steady Boxing: Giving Hope to Parkinsons

Tightening your gloves and stepping into the ring can be intimidating. Boxing is a fight, and often a brutal one. What if you are not fighting for the knockout, but fighting to reclaim your life? That’s the mission of Rock Steady Boxing; to empower people to fight back against Parkinson’s disease. Through various levels of non-contact boxing training, […]

Life After Football with Gary Brackett (part 2)

Jazz plays in the background of his southern soul food restaurant, Georgia Reese’s, as I share alligator bites and talk about life off the field with former NFL Colts player Gary Brackett. Brackett is no stranger to success having accomplished much during his nine season career with the Indianapolis Colts. Defensive captain, a Super Bowl […]

Project Pay It Forward

It was an honor to be a part of this great documentary which aims to impact society by showing communities and individuals who are making a difference around the world by paying it forward. We shot the IUPUI segments in winter 2013 and it was so inspirational to interview leaders and educators making a difference […]