Convention Season: Attending an Out of State Convention (Plus a Contest!)

I love convention season. There is nothing more fun than buying passes, planning your schedule, your outfits, and setting off to head to a totally amazing convention. Last year I had a pretty fun con schedule (for me, anyway), heading to Denver Comic Con, GeekGirlCon, and Rocky Mountain Con. This year, I kept things toned down … Continue reading Convention Season: Attending an Out of State Convention (Plus a Contest!)

2015 Convention Plans!

I've talked a bit about some of my favorite conventions that I have either attended myself or want to attend. However, with con season right around the corner, it's time to start making some real plans, not just talking about cons I would maybe, someday like to attend. So here are my convention plans for … Continue reading 2015 Convention Plans!

5 Fandom Friday: Cons I Have Attended/Want To Attend

Conventions are completely awesome. It's a chance to shove a bunch of fanboys and fangirls into the same room, and let everyone loose to geek out about all of their favorite things. I was able to attend a few cons last year, and I had a completely amazing time. In this week's Fandom 5, I'm talking … Continue reading 5 Fandom Friday: Cons I Have Attended/Want To Attend

A Distracted Blogger 2014 Year Wrap Up

It's been a great year, guys, and I've made some amazing new friends and done some awesome new things out here in the land of geek blogging. I've got some big plans for 2015, but 2014 was such an exciting year for me on Distracted Blogger that I wanted to talk about some of the highlights. … Continue reading A Distracted Blogger 2014 Year Wrap Up

Everyday Cosplay at GeekGirlCon 2014

I'm wrapping up my coverage of GeekGirlCon 2014 with a post about the everyday cosplay outfits I wore at the con. You can find the sets I created for each outfit on my Polyvore page. Also, if you haven't checked out Part I and Part II of my GGC wrap-up, be sure to do that, and remember … Continue reading Everyday Cosplay at GeekGirlCon 2014

GeekGirlCon 2014 Wrap-Up: Part II

If you haven't already, be sure to check out my first post about a few of the highlights of GeekGirlCon '14, and if you haven't checked out my two pre-con posts, you can see those here and here. In my last GGC post, I talked about 5 highlights from the con. In this post, I'm going … Continue reading GeekGirlCon 2014 Wrap-Up: Part II

GeekGirlCon 2014 Wrap-Up: Part I

I've been so pumped for GeekGirlCon 2014 for months now, and I'm still in a bit of a haze now that it's behind me. If you haven't seen them yet, go here and here to see my pre-con posts. This was the first con I attended as "press", so this was kind of a giant learning experience, but ultimately … Continue reading GeekGirlCon 2014 Wrap-Up: Part I

GeekGirlCon 2014

I've talked a bit about my own personal preparations for GeekGirlCon 2014, but with the con coming up this weekend (this weekend!!! yeaaahhh!!!) I thought I'd talk a bit more about the con itself. So what is GeekGirlCon? In short, GeekGirlCon celebrates and honors the legacy of women contributing to science and technology; comics, arts, and … Continue reading GeekGirlCon 2014

Gearing Up for GeekGirlCon 2014

In a couple weeks I'll be heading out to Seattle to attend the fourth annual GeekGirlCon. I'm a teensy bit excited. I'll be going and covering the con extensively here on my blog and, barring any technical difficulties, I'll be tweeting about the con a lot as well. Be sure you're following me on Twitter as … Continue reading Gearing Up for GeekGirlCon 2014