Michael Wurm, Jr. Michael Wurm Jr. is a successful lifestyle blogger with a background in hotel management. After working in a luxury brand hotel and owning his own bed & breakfast, Michael launched his online blog and has over 3 million followers on Pinterest. Now he is self-employed and writing about his daily life, do-it-yourself projects, and original recipes for lifestyle magazines such as Better Homes & Gardens and Martha Stewart Living.Michael graduated with a bachelor of science in hotel, restaurant, and institutional management from Penn State University. As part of his training, he was also educated at the Hotel Institute Montreux. After he graduated, he spent four years working at the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts group as a food and beverage assistant manager, a restaurant manager, and then a lounge manager. He then gained experience as a bed & breakfast owner at Old Charm in St. Marys, Pennsylvania. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.