Things I Like – December 1, 2017

Hanging Christmas lights on Black FridayMilitary homecoming surprisesThe message from the movie ‘Wonder’Weekend mornings when my kids sleep inThanksgiving football gamesCreative parade entriesWhen something I don’t want to do is overA kid learning from a mistakeShopping for holiday decorations at hardware storesHow Seinfeld episodes never get oldA week without a grocery store run

Things I Like – November 24, 2017

Short work weeksThe back roads of Lancaster, Pa.Close college basketball gamesSmall concert venuesOld JeepsThat ‘Wonder’ is being read in schoolsHow much my kids love staying in hotelsWatching a puppy play on the beachThanksgiving weekend leftoversDelaware Children’s MuseumTaking a break from social media

Things I Like – November 17, 2017

Being without my phone every now and againReviewing financial reportsPulling in the driveway after a long road tripThe drastic temperatures swings this time of yearFunny PSAsWhen my kids look out for each otherShort, productive meetingsCompetitive kidsThe first ride after a car washCanvas photos on a wallCandid conversations

Things I Like – November 10, 2017

Dressing up for a causeWatching kite boarders in actionA weekend day with no plansSummer-like fall daysCrab cakes with a nice tartar sauceLeaving a doctor’s officeComparing my kids’ school photos from year to yearThe Christmas decoration aisles at hardware storesWhen young people show compassionJimmy FallonBeing able to fit into a T-shirt I had in high school

Things I Like – November 3, 2017

When a pleasant surprise comes in the mailThis year’s World SeriesParents at the post office sending goodie bags to their kids in collegesAn act of compassion from my childThat I didn’t snow here this weekTrying different kinds of Acai bowlsBuilding up credit card reward pointsLeaving the dentist after a cleaningOperation Christmas ChildWell-organized youth sports tournamentsFried… Read more »

Things I Like – October 27, 2017

This area’s crazy weather extremesThe Hometown Hero banners on the BoardwalkSundays when the Patriots loseKids movies with adult humorWhen technology makes things easier, not harderA photo that tells a story better than wordsFinding a great restaurant near a hotel while awayA light dinner after a big lunchSmell of salt air driving into OCA sound night… Read more »

Things I Like – October 20, 2017

Vertical business cardsHearing rain outside as I workPeople who are easy to work withSpotifyGroomed athletic fieldsCool fall morningsSunset colors this time of yearThe witch on Berlin’s Main StreetHowl-o-Scream at Busch GardensHigh definition videoWhen a suit is comfortable

Things I Like – October 13, 2017

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ seriesDriving across bridgesThat Chipotle now has quesoWhen youth players hit a knee on the field during an injuryA great speech that stays with me for daysThe Weather ChannelRehabbed animals being released back into the wildStories of people overcoming addictionStuffed avocado at The SharkBrunch after churchBusch Gardens around Halloween

Things I Like – October 6, 2017

Positive sideline parentsNew appetizers for dinnerA fresh shaveWhen coaches set a good example for their playersVolunteersHandmade gifts from my kidsBig cities with old architectureThe last pool dip of the yearYoung talent on a stageAny breakfast meatThe NFL’s camouflage apparel

Things I Like – September 29, 2017

That my kids like going to schoolClose football gamesThe first week of new TV showsDoctors who communicate clearlyBrooklynThe expression, ‘Hope for the best, prepare for the worst’Seeing my Stitch Fix box on my stoopWhen change at first is a negative but turns out to be a positiveShort work weeksWhen presidents didn’t tweetTalking to my son… Read more »