beingCheryl

i am a good idea.

Body shots

I’ve been letting my clients use my body a lot lately. Wait. I think I should rephrase that. My company, speechbubble, manages social media for lots of local businesses, and we’re constantly capturing photo and video content to help our clients tell their stories in a compelling, visual way. We’ve noticed that having a person […]

Obligatory “year in review” post

When I was in high school I would always share a year-end roundup post on my LiveJournal consisting mostly of coded (in case mom ever found it!) recounts of the number of times I got drunk, lists of inside jokes that were never actually funny, and melodramatic musings about boys. I turned 27 this year, […]

I too was surprised to find heaven in Perrysburg, Ohio

You guys I found heaven and there weren’t any singing angels or fluffy clouds or dead relatives waiting to greet me and I gotta tell you I was pretty surprised to find it in the middle of a warehouse district in Perrysburg, Ohio. “Cheryl that’s not heaven that’s a swimming pool” is what you would […]

Blowout Babe

Hair stylists regularly tell me that my hair is a stylist’s dream, so I guess that hair stylists are sick fucks because my thick, frizzy, curly hair is the stuff of nightmares. Anyway, my friends at The Blowout Bar recently asked me to be a hair model for their new style menu and I never […]

Buy my Box

A rough approximation of the email thread when Andrea from Modest Box asked me if I would be willing to curate a box with some of my favorite Ohio-made products: Andrea: Would you like to curate a Modest Box? Me: Sounds like fun! Andrea: Let’s schedule a photoshoot with you and your box Me: …LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL […]