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Letting go of rumination (aka my desire to stop beating dead horses)

image sourceLetting Go in 2012"I swear, you live in your head.""Cheryl, stop overthinking things.""You are such a cerebral person, Cheryl.""You've analyzed this to death, Cher.""You need to get out of your head."These are true words spoken by good friends this year, more so in the last couple of months. I've known it to be true,… Continue reading Letting go of rumination (aka my desire to stop beating dead horses)

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Growing Up Different, Trying to Look the Same

This post was inspired by Natasha Solomons' Mr. Rosenblum Dreams in English. I received a complimentary copy of the book for review through the online book club, From Left to Write. You can read additional posts inspired by the book here.As one of only two Jewish kids growing up in a small northern town where the… Continue reading Growing Up Different, Trying to Look the Same

about me, Cola, fave things, food, shopping, the South

These are a few of my fave Cola things

Today marks our one-month anniversary of living in "Cola." To commemorate the occasion, I thought I'd pay homage to a few of my favorite things that I couldn't enjoy back in Johnstown.Ah, sweet tea. When you say it down here, they bring you a nice, cold, wonderful beverage that I would swim in if I… Continue reading These are a few of my fave Cola things