Category: Don Stuff

Social Media, Part 1

My Mom read books like she was in a book-reading-contest. Easily a book a week. I’ve seen her read three books in a week and on vacation she’d bring a bag (a brown, paper grocery bag) filled with a dozen books and she’d read… Continue Reading “Social Media, Part 1”

Don Stuff, Part 5: “without You” song meaning

My daughters hate that when I like a song I want to know all about the lyrics and what the song means. They won’t engage with me on this amazing song by Kid Laroi called “Without You.” First, let’s establish that it’s a good… Continue Reading “Don Stuff, Part 5: “without You” song meaning”

Don Stuff, Part 4: New Weezer video

No matter how bad your day is, or how stressful your week is, a new Weezer video can make the stress and worry melt away.

Don Stuff, Part 3: No More Cheap Haircuts

I gotta get back to what makes me …me! My hair. It’s OK. I know what you’re thinking. You know and I know my hair ain’t ever gonna be what it was in my 20s and 30s, but I’m coming to terms with that.… Continue Reading “Don Stuff, Part 3: No More Cheap Haircuts”

Don Stuff, Part 2: Ranch Dressing

Best. Ranch. Ever. #BestRanchDressing. Best ranch dressing. #RanchDressingRules Sorry. I’m trying to go viral because after a lifetime obsessing about ranch dressing (if “lifetime” can be defined by “since college”), I’ve found ranch nirvana.  #RanchNirvana (hashtags will get me famous). It’s pretty simple really.… Continue Reading “Don Stuff, Part 2: Ranch Dressing”

Don Stuff, Part 1: NEW Weezer Song

August has been a rough month. I had tickets to Hellamega, a concert with Fall Out Boy, Green Day, and Weezer. I was going with one of my best friends, my 16-year-old son, and he was gonna bring a friend. Wanna know my Top-5… Continue Reading “Don Stuff, Part 1: NEW Weezer Song”

The 2019 Christmas List

The snow came early in Michigan, and so too will my Christmas list. Let’s get one thing straight …I don’t do this for me. I do it for you. I also do it because it annoys (and amuses) my wife. It helps my wife get me the… Continue Reading “The 2019 Christmas List”

I Love Don Week 2019

My birthday is July 11th. Every year. And most of you know the week leading up to my birthday is known as “I Love Don Week.” It’s an opportunity for you to celebrate me for an entire week and give me gifts every day. I… Continue Reading “I Love Don Week 2019”

I Love Don Week Wrap-Up

Another glorious I Love Don Week is in the books and while I only got a few things off my ultimate wish-list, it was the surprises that delighted. But truly, if you meant to buy me something, don’t be embarrassed if you send me a belated… Continue Reading “I Love Don Week Wrap-Up”

I Love Don Week, Day 2

Before you roll your eyes, you might wonder, “why does Don do this stupid I Love Don Week?” The answers might suprise you. I’m insecure, selfish, and like getting more than giving My parents spoiled me my entire life and I’m still living in a world most… Continue Reading “I Love Don Week, Day 2”