Life According to Instagram: August 2016

Life According to Instagram: August 2016

If a picture is worth a thousand words, here’s the month according to instagram 1. I celebrated my 7th wedding anniversary on August 2nd and this is the card I got. My husband wasn’t satisfied with one terrible goat pun so he made sure to include his own. 2. Anime Fest was August 12-15th this year and […]

What to Do? Let’s Play Gaming Expo

What to Do? Let’s Play Gaming Expo

Let’s Play Gaming Expo is a 2 day gaming convention that took place June 18 and 19th in the DFW area. I attended on that Sunday to check it out! I’ve been attending fan conventions for over a decade now, but most of the time I’ll find myself at an Anime Convention, Gaming events are not […]

What to Do: The Norman Medieval Fair

What to Do: The Norman Medieval Fair

I’ve been to several different Renaissance Festivals in Texas: The Texas Renaissance Festival, Sherwood Forest Faire, and Scarborough Faire and for the most part they all follow the same general format. They’re permanent establishments that open for a period of the year. When I found out about the Norman Medieval Fair it sounded like fun […]

Tales from a Dragon*Con Virgin

Tales from a Dragon*Con Virgin

  This year I had the opportunity to attend Dragon-Con (D*C), one of the largest comic/sci-fi/fantasy cons in the united states. It takes place every year on labor day weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. I have wanted to attend for several years, but the timing or the cost (or both) always got the best of me. […]

Texas Anime Convention Guide

Texas Anime Convention Guide

I’ve been attending conventions for nearly a decade at this point, and I’ve attended just about every anime con in the great state of Texas. I know for people new to anime cons it can be quite daunting to try to decide which cons to hit so I’ve put together this guide to help out! […]

Anime Matsuri 2014: Con Report

Anime Matsuri 2014: Con Report

  Anime Matsuri March 14-16, 2014 George R. Brown Convention Center This was my eighth year attending Anime Matsuri. For 2014 Anime Matsuri made it’s return back to the George R. Brown convention center in Houston, TX. The last time they were there was in 2007 for their inaugural year. I had several issues with […]