After a terrible week, I took some much need time off the past few days in Scottsdale, AZ. I read a book a day (this one and this one were my favorites), laid by the pool, ate a ton of guacamole, and did my best to take it slow, collect my thoughts, and plan my next […]
Yesterday afternoon while we were getting ready to watch the Red Sox-Cubs game, Chesney had a sudden stroke, and it did enough neurological damage to his brain that it was time to say goodbye with dignity.
Chesney Update: Nothing new, everything sucks. We made a 3 am Emergency Vet visit this morning after a bad episode from Chesney, and their only suggestion is the same as any other vets we visited today when panic set in: hospitalize him for observation.
After a Wednesday night pain free, Chesney was pretty much bedridden yesterday and wouldn’t move for anyone, not even my mother who is his second favorite person on Earth next to me. At about 2:30 am, he suddenly popped up and proceed to pace and limp around the downstairs area for four hours, keeping me […]
I’ve always been fascinated by radio, and as of late, podcasts. In college, I hosted a radio show on the local campus radio station, and a few years ago, I hosted a podcast called Northwest Wedding Weekly. I was perhaps a little ahead of the podcast craze – especially for the wedding industry – but now that podcasts have […]
For nine years and 170k miles, my 2002 Toyota Sequoia took me and Chesney all over this state, and to events in two others. From Ocean Shores to Southwick, Idaho to Eugene, Oregon to Friday Harbor to The Gorge, my Sequoia took me everywhere. And just last week it crossed over the 240k mark. This […]
This morning, the rebranding phrase for my company and its associated brands was completed. And I couldn’t think of a better way to “put a stamp on it” than the following three image sequence: Learn More About My Companies & Brands: Tony Schwartz Productions The Puget Sound Photo Booth Co. PLAY Event Rentals Tony Schwartz: Wedding MC & DJ
I’ve been working on a secret project for about five months now, and yesterday I finally revealed it to the world: the rebrand of Puget Sound Pro Audio Rental to PLAY Event Rentals, or PLAY for short. It’s been a long, grueling process and I’ll admit it: I totally underestimated how much work would go […]
I was cleaning out my closet the other day and came across this club flyer from way back in the day. It was my first DJ flyer – the only one I’ve ever held on to – and I just remember thinking how cool it was to see my DJ name on a club flyer. Since I was […]