beingCheryl

i am a good idea.

Shit I Did in August

I was kind of quiet on the internets last week because I was dealing with double ear infections (double ear infections! what does it mean!), a sinus infections AND bronchitis. Sickness: gotta catch ‘em all! Shit I wrote other places: Drink Up Columbus: Mad Moon Craft Cider Launching in Columbus Shit that happened elsewhere: I [...]

Gwynnie Bee

I do not like shopping. Don’t get me wrong, I like new clothes, but I do not want to look for them, or try them on, and I definitely don’t want to be anywhere near a mall. So after seeing a Facebook ad for the bajillionth time for a free trial at Gwynnie Bee (referral [...]

My recipe for a fun party

Last Thursday I celebrated three years of running the booze news blog Drink Up Columbus by throwing a big party at Strongwater Food & Spirits for my friends and 500 of my closest strangers. Seriously, I have no idea who most of the people were at the event – which is awesome. It’s exciting to [...]

An ode to cans

I came across a contest enticing bloggers to write about why cans are awesome for a chance to go to this big festival called Canfest, and while I don’t usually enter such things I I had to enter this one because my cans ARE awesome. I mean just look at ‘em. Deb can’t get enough. [...]

So I found $2,000 worth of gift cards in the driveway

On Saturday night, Scott and I spotted something shiny at the edge of his driveway. It turned out to be a small lunchbox emblazoned with the family from the short-lived 60s TV sitcom The Munsters. It also turned out it had been run over by several cars, a mashed metal homage to Mockingbird Heights. Visible [...]