Father’s Day 2012

Breakfast In Bed For Father's Day

Sunday was Father’s Day and I wanted to make sure that I get this posted before I forget the details of a glorious day.  I was woken on Sunday morning the sounds of the boys downstairs.  I was in and out of sleep, but that’s pretty normal on the weekends when Mom & Dad tend to sleep in a bit and the boys are raring to go.  Through my sleep haze, I could have sworn … Continue reading

A Father’s Day I Won’t Soon Forget

Father's Day 2011 (3)

I had a great Father’s Day this year.  Based on the fact that I’m writing this post a month after the fact just goes to show how memorable the day truly was.  The day started off on the golf course with my dad and brother.  This has become sort of a tradition and one that we really enjoy.  It was a beautiful day (at this point) but it was a bit slow on the course.  … Continue reading

100 Facts About Me – Or At Least 50

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There’s recently been a hash tag topic on Twitter called #100FactsAboutMe.  The idea is to tweet 100 facts about yourself (I suppose).  One afternoon I decided that this would be a great idea cause let’s face it… people want to know all about Chewie.  So… without further build up here’s my list: I’m part of the @clevelanddotcom Twitter Twenty! #CLE20 I live in Cleveland but I’m a Steeler fan. In my defense, I grew up … Continue reading

Thinking About Swami

Claudia & Richard

Going to drop out of “character” here for a moment and just write…  As you know one of my best friends on this earth is Pip and I love him like a brother.  That love extends to his family and especially his mom who I affectionately refer to as “Swami”. To make a long story very short, Swami isn’t doing all that well these days.  I (like Pip) am not one to ask for prayers … Continue reading

Combos, Fireworks and Canoes – The Bachelor In Brookville

The Who Cares In Brookville, Indiana

“What happens in Brookville stays in Brookville.” Headed into the weekend that was our battle cry.  Our mission was simple – to give my little brother one last weekend of bachelorhood.  In the words of Peter Venkman: “We came, we saw, we kicked it’s ass!!!” Friday afternoon, 2 groups (Devin, Mark & I from Cleveland and Phil & Chris from Chicago) set out to converge on Brookville, Indiana where the festivities were to take place.  … Continue reading