Dallas Texas

I Love Dallas and I Love Texas

We are finally in Dallas.  As far as cities go, I love Dallas.  I’m thrilled with Dallas.  It, like me, is fiscally conservative and socially liberal.  There is plenty of high-end shopping.  There are world-class restaurants.  Several major airports are within driving distance.  Unlike my former home in the New York metro area, I can still…

Ritz Carlton Hotel Suite

Booking a Business Trip with My Father Is Like a Comedy Routine

In some ways, I am my father’s son.  In other ways, I take after my mother.  When it comes to travel and an affinity for technology gadgets, I definitely take after mom.  In fact, in these two areas, my dad and my personalities are so far apart, it is almost comical.  It rarely comes up now that I’m an adult with my own family, but occasionally, we are involved in a joint project of sorts that requires us both to be in a city.  This happens to be the case this morning and booking the trip was like Iran and Israel trying to agree over peace terms, only a lot friendlier.