Month: December 2010

Things That Bring Me Joy

I’m writing this as a reminder to spend 2011 doing them. (Unordered) Working out Eating Well Reading the Paper (WSJ) Having People for Dinner Barbecuing Listening To Music Generosity + Gifting Reading Writing Goal-Setting & Planning Traveling Solitude Cooking Having Coffee Family!!!! Friends Yoga Building Businesses Fine Dining Shopping (evolving my style, while keeping it…

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Things I am Passionate About

{unordered list} Luxury Living and “” Goods Music Family Generosity of spirit (teaching others and sharing my energy, beliefs and passions) Luxury and exotics (namely Porsche) Sailing Writing Haute Cuisine and California Coastal “” Style & Fashion Living Well Business & Entrepreneurship Reading & Learning Authenticity (being myself, and cultivating myself) Legacy (the pedigree I…

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Invictus

Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance My head is bloody, but unbowed. Beyond this place of wrath and…

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this I beleive

Preface: Part of my inspiration to write this comes from a program on NPR, titled “This I Believe”. From NPR, describing the program: “Based on a 1950s radio program of the same name, Americans from all walks of life share the personal philosophies and core values that guide their daily lives. Hear previous features and…

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Life’s Simple Pleasures

I’m fond of saying that I’m the happiest (& luckiest) guy I know and I suspect my family and friends can attest to this. I’ve continually grown happier with age as I’ve discovered what brings me joy and everyday I’ve unabashedly savored life’s simple pleasures. Here are a few: A good movie, pellegrino, or even…

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