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New Traditions

As I sat awake in bed last night, there were many things going through my head: getting everything done for my brother's wedding, the house, making a firm deadline for the auction of the house, my sister and how that will effect her, and suddenly a thought popped into my head: You know, I might not go to Ohio for Thanksgiving.

I'm not sure where that came from, and possibly more frightening: I thought Ohio...not home.

On 9/20/2001, I packed up the car and moved to Indianapolis. I didn't have a plan. I really didn't even have a place to live. I was just taking the opportunity to get out of Woodville and Northwest Ohio. Almost ten years later, I am still here. I always still referred to Ohio has home because that is where my parents were. I guess * technically* they still are there, but it very obviously isn't the same. By the end of the year, we will not even have a "family home" (btw: this is a good thing. I'm seriously looking forward to one less thi…

10 Things I love about fall

It isn't quite fall yet, but it is quickly approaching. Fall, by far is my favorite season...well until it gets really cold.  
Here's why:
I dress for fall year round...at least now it is appropriatePerfect running weatherSweater bootsHeeled BootsMy dark nail polish is in seasonThe leaves changing colorHalloweenHot apple cider (with or without spiced rum)Its socially acceptable to be paleishFootball season