1. You will always be my little bro even though you turn 30 in a few weeks!
    (So this counts as your birthday present, btw) 😆
  2. You are my favorite brother!
  3. I admire that you are always willing to try new things and pursue new hobbies.
  4. I admire your creativity and talent.
  5. I admire that you had the courage to move across the country and live the life you knew in your gut you are supposed to live!
  6. I admire your perseverance!
    Remember when you were sharing a house in Venice and traveling by bike and bus all over the city with determination?
  7. I am so proud of how much you've accomplished AND how you are constantly setting new goals for yourself.
  8. I admire that you are able to collaborate and fit right in with new groups of people.
  9. I admire that you know what you want.
  10. I'm lucky that I can have intelligent phone conversations with you.
  11. I'm lucky that you are almost always able to help me put things in perspective.
  12. I am lucky that we have inside jokes.
  13. I am lucky that you always have new music recommendations to swap with me.
  14. I am so lucky that Uncle Pat can usually save the day!
  15. You are definitely one of my Top 5 favorite people that I know IRL! 🍀
    I can't believe this was almost 4 years ago already!