Category Archives: Nerd Activities

Welcome to My World!

Originally posted on On Pins and Meeples:
Hello! Welcome to my little corner of the internet! I had grand plans to launch this blog at the start of the year, but 2 rounds of strep throat got the better of…

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DragonCon 2014, AKA Hell Crowd

So, I’ve been going to DragonCon for a number of years now. I’ve more or less gotten used to the crowds and the lines. It is hard to think about how another must perceive the crowds that hasn’t been there … Continue reading

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Packing for GenCon

#GenconProTips Getting ready for conventions always creates a small amount of worry and stress within me. The hardest conventions to get ready for are GenCon and DragonCon. DragonCon, I’ll address more in detail later. GenCon is the most challenging if … Continue reading

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Post #100: I have made it this far!

I still feel like I haven’t really posted that much stuff yet. I also worry sometimes that the stuff that I post about is all over the board. I even hold back from posting about cooking and restaurants that I’ve … Continue reading

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Gencon 2013 Reflections Part III

This year was the first year that I actually managed to sign up for events before they were all sold out. I think I’ve said this on here before, but don’t bother to try to use generic tickets. Most of … Continue reading

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GenCon Reflections 2013 Part 2

The problems for me of having GenCon moved two weeks later continues to plague me. My goal was to write about the convention a lot in the weeks after the Con, so it would be fresh in my memory. DragonCon … Continue reading

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GenCon 2013 Reflections Part 1

I learned a lot of valuable lessons about going to cons this Gencon. 1. Always have back up plans. I should have learned this lesson after a previous Dragoncon, where my flight was cancelled due to a hurricane and I … Continue reading

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