Movie Diary

Movie Diary
March 27, 2019

A sporting choice

By Dom Cioffi

My son is playing in a couple of spring basketball leagues over the next few months. He has games on Tuesday and Thursday nights and two on Saturday afternoons. It’s nothing serious, but it gets him playing and helps keep his skills…

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March 12, 2019

If the shoe fits

By Dom Cioffi

In the last year, my son has grown an astonishing amount. This is evident not only in the aches and pains he’s experiencing from rapid growth, but also from the surprised looks of friends and family that haven’t seen him…

Movie Diary
March 6, 2019

Navigating the course

By Dom Cioffi

I’ve just returned from a week vacation in the mountains of Colorado. My wife, son and I journeyed to Aspen where we stayed at a beautiful hotel at the base of the main mountain. In fact, the gondola that takes you to…

Movie Diary
February 27, 2019

Living the high life

By Dom Cioffi

My family and I are currently on a ski trip in Aspen, Colorado. It’s funny, just writing those words sounds entitled. Saying you’re on a ski trip to Killington is one thing, but a ski trip to Aspen is a whole different…

Movie Diary
February 20, 2019

Aligning the stars

By Dom Cioffi

There is a small plaza exactly one mile from my home. It has a grocery store, a pizza joint, a donut shop, a dry cleaner, and a few other typical neighborhood establishments. It’s a very convenient location, not just for me, but…

Movie Diary
February 6, 2019

Change is in the air

By Dom Cioffi

Testosterone is an interesting thing.

The hormone, found in all humans, plays an important role in the body. In men, it’s thought to regulate sex drive (libido), bone mass, fat distribution, muscle mass and strength, and the production of red blood cells and…

Movie Diary
January 30, 2019

With great power

By Dom Cioffi

I know it’s a little early to be thinking about golf, but Tiger Woods was playing in his first tournament of 2019 this weekend and that got me watching.

Tiger had a so-so outing at the Farmers Insurance Open (tied for 20th;…

Movie Diary
January 9, 2019

Reaching new heights

By Dom Cioffi

Not long ago, my son had a few neighborhood friends over to hang out. For years the kids have been congregating at our home so I generally don’t pay much attention to their activities. I’m just happy when they’re within earshot and…

Solving life’s mysteries
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January 1, 2019

Solving life’s mysteries

By Dom Cioffi

A new year is upon us!

The holiday stress has waned (except for the tearing down of all those Christmas decorations) and with it comes an opportunity to reset our psychological clocks to better focus on what lies ahead.

Movie Diary
December 26, 2018

Resolving to change

By Dom Cioffi

The New Year is upon us and with it comes the inevitable pressure to make an annual resolution.

This is the time of year when smokers vow to quit (or at least cut back), foodies resolve to lose weight (or at least…