I haven't been blogging much, I but I have an excuse: it's October! I know it's a huge cliche, but I freakin' love October. There are Octobers, and then there are Northern Utah Octobers. The colors here are magical, the chill in the air is a harbinger of the holidays, and the mountains glow orange … Continue reading Falling for Autumn (Get it? It’s a pun!)
Jubilee really wanted to enter the Cosplay Contest this year with Penny in their Mabel and Sable costumes. There was no youth category and I knew the competition would be pretty fierce, but I told her I'd sign her up for the online submission portion, but not to be surprised if that's as far as … Continue reading Cosplay Contest – A Comedy of Errors
You know what they say about best laid plans and all that, right? Well, I had a plan for this SLCC, I had each day planned, and I was going to do EVERYTHING. And then a week before SLCC17, my brother-in-law had a spontaneous lung collapse. I flew out Saturday to KC to help my … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2017
My husband swears he's going to "fix" Sam Danger's Zim mask, but as far as I'm concerned, this is D-U-N, done. Sam Danger and I are both happy with it. Pitiful humans!
Update: A winner for the Salt Lake Comic Con Saturday pass has been chosen and contacted. Check your email to see if you're the winner! We moved to Salt Lake City the summer of 2014. Almost immediately, I started looking up geek things to do with my geeky little family, and one of the first … Continue reading Our First Comic Con, Plus a Giveaway!
My husband Cam went to Urgent Care Friday evening after work because of corneal abrasions. He woke up Saturday in a lot of pain and discomfort, so I decided to get the kids out of the house and let him sit in the dark and listen to Ready Player One on audiobook (narrated by Wil … Continue reading Utah Renaissance Faire – Review
You know you're a geek if you get something geeky tattooed on your body during a pop culture convention. You know you're a dork if your body rejects part of the ink. This spring, at FanX, Geeksterink was doing tattoos, so I decided to get my first one. My sisters both have cute little hip … Continue reading Geek Tattoo