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Otakon 2016, wrap-up

As I sit here and write this piece about our time at Otakon, I am surrounded by some of my favorite things about convention. I am sitting with friends, watching a classic anime.  I am still wearing a part of my cosplay and anime and science fiction memorabilia are all about.  In some ways I feel as if the convention hasn’t ended (my relative proximity to Otakon doesn’t hurt this impression). However,  the third day of Otakon 2016 has come and gone and with it the end of an era.
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Pumpkin Cranberry bread from Ad Astra

Our friend’s birthday just passed and we attended a potluck party in her honor. Since our friend is just as geeky as we are, it only seemed appropriate to make her something equally geeky. I do not have the gift of creating recipes themed around specific series or ideas, so that was out. Luckily, I have lots of cookbooks that work to feed the inner geek (ha, I made a bad joke).  So I turned to my newest geek cookbook, published in honor of the 50th anniversary of the

bread layout
bread layout

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Costume contacts-Yeas and Nays

sorry for the terrible picture

I have been wearing a lot my cosmetic lenses (circle, costume, and otherwise) out and about a great deal lately. I’ve also been bumping  into a lot of people in convention restrooms who are trying  to put in contacts.  Since I wear contacts everyday I often assist those desperately seeking help.   These people are usually grateful for assistance I and anyone else offers them as they eagerly don their contacts.   Continue reading Costume contacts-Yeas and Nays

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