Things I Like

Things I Like

A full tank of gasThe arrival of palm treesIndulging in pancakes with syrupPacking for a vacationWhen numbers add up how you wantAll the sports playoff games this time of yearGoing a day without hearing the word ‘recession’A short ‘honey do’ list When my son sleeps in The first crab feast of the year Derby day

Things I Like

Things I Like

A tree full of new, green leavesA sunny day after a spell of rainy onesSuccessful surprise birthday partiesInsider’s strange witWatching a bird build a nest A Dyson vacuumGetting in a workout early in the day Berries atop creme brulee How much my son loves Noggin Sleeping well That Macky’s is back open

Things I Like

Things I Like

Smell of wood after its cutA weekend with no plans Tim Russert’s ‘Big Russ and Me’My son’s range of facial expressions Wii tennis Watching a kid bike in the neighborhood The local firewood honor system stops The Little League parade in BerlinA shave with a new blade Jack Nicholson in “A Few Good Men”The “Grow… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

A cluster of daffodils along a roadAll the kids’ colorful Easter outfits at church Planning to never use TwitterThe new Crabs To Go buildingWatching my son stand on his own The last day of the Masters A US flag hanging in front of a house An old beat up jeep Led Zeppelin’s early albums A… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Not working on a sunny, warm dayA field of green grass just cutVegetables cooked on a grillBirds singing early in the morning Taking my son to the park The Final Four hoops doubleheader Lots of buds on a tree this time of year Slices of apple with peanut butterWatching an Easter egg huntA fast computerWorking… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Riding on bike tires full of air Allergy medicine that brings relief Neighbors in their yards on a warm day The Parrotheads’ fundraising efforts ‘Cold Case’ on Sunday nights The trail at Decatur ParkA glass of Macallans and a big chairAll the dogs on the beach on a warm dayAngelina Jolie in ‘Changling’ Hummus and… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Lazy rainy days at home An old sweatshirt with a loose collarPicking up new toys for my son That Madoff is going away for a long time Playing Wii Sports Close ‘March Madness’ games Sleeping on sheets straight from the dryer Sean Penn as ‘Harvey Milk’ Snacking on peanuts A Guinness on St. Patrick’s DayDriving… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

The unpredictable Shore weatherMy son’s new interest in the dogsBrad Pitt as “Benjamin Button”Paying with cashStopping on Assateague to let a horse cross the roadA plate of good cheese and fresh grapesGetting in a run after workThe ‘Forever’ stampDays when no jacket is requiredFinding money in a pants pocketSkipping rocks on a pond

Things I Like

Things I Like

Seeing the daffodils sprouting out of the ground Giving an old dog a treat Hanging on the beach on a warm winter day A veggie burger every once in a while Watching my son entertain himselfA well-done pizza on a thin crust The Senator in Baltimore Sunglasses with no scratches on the lens Having lunch… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

A warmed up car on a snowy dayWind howling outside while watching a movie Anything made by Radio Flyer My son’s long afternoon naps That alive feeling after a great shower Those old Coca-Cola bottles Little League baseball fields When the Terps pull off an upset The movie ‘A Mighty Heart’ The former ‘Look’ magazine… Read more »