THE SUMMER OF “TOMS”, PICKLEBALL, MICKELSON, BULL DURHAM & THE FONZ

They have the same name, the same fame, and get somewhat the same blame. The Toms….. Tom Brady….Tom Cruise (we’ll get to that other Tom in a bit) How often do you hear, I can’t stand Tom Brady? or I can’t stand Tom Cruise? I hear it often. For quarterback Tom, it’s mostly jealously. People think […]

O”SCARS”, GLADWELL’S BLINK, A RARE GIFT & MY BABY GIRL

We are living in crazy times where you get to a point where nothing surprises you anymore….until it does?! And then it really does….. I still can’t believe it. How on earth does this happen?? and how did the Oscars go on like they didn’t? Amazing times we live in. Full disclosure,  I love Will […]

MY PANDEMIC PIVOT, STORE BOUGHT RAMS/BUCS, GREAT PODCAST, SUCCESSION & BILLIONS

Here we go again…… But this is a biggie folks—the Naborhood Blog officially turns ten years old this year!  In some ways (thanks pandemic) it seems much longer than that, but I digress. I greatly appreciate those who have read this from the beginning where the interesting part of writing this once a month is […]