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YHS Dragon-Chronicles – Finale

It’s been one week since Dragon Con ended (and no I’m not sorry that you now have Barenaked Ladies in you’re head now because that song is dope) and it’s time for me to detail the last three tips from my 10 Dragon Con Tips From 10 Years series! That’s right folks, I’m steamrolling you with three tips at once, so brace yourselves. The good news is my PCD has thankfully subsided (Post Con Depression)…

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YHS Dragon-Chronicles Pt. 6 – The 5-2-1 Rule (Self-Care)

Hello Dragonfolk! I’m BACK from Dragon Con 2018 and I’m alive and supercharged on con vibes and party juices. Full disclosure, I’m quietly battling a little post-con depression (PCD) at the moment. Dragon Con wrapped up yesterday and I packed up all of my belongings into suitcases and backpacks and took the long, somber ride home. I put off unpacking for the first few hours, decided it was a good time to set up my…

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YHS Dragon-Chronicles Pt. 5- Snacks! (Bring ‘Em)

Welcome back to another installment of my Top Ten Hottest Dragon Con Tips, y’all! It’s time for tip number five so crack open a can of something carbonated and fix yourself a little something sweet and or salty because this tip is all about edibles. Not those edibles (although Dragon Con is a great place for those too), I’m talking about snacks and beverages! That’s right, Tip Number 5 is basically don’t forget to eat.…

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YHS Dragon-Chronicles Pt. 4- Comfy Shoes! (Need ‘Em)

Guess who hasn’t done any work on her belts? This gal! I’m okay with this. Honestly, writing these memories and tidbits out every day over this last week has really helped me personally to feel mentally prepped for Dragon Con next week. I say that now, but I am also aware that there will be a point next week where I’m running around covered in loops of duct tape and half an arena weathered Padme…

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YHS Dragon-Chronicles Pt. 3- Consuite! (Save Money)

Greetings and Salutations Con-fam! It’s been twenty-four hours since you’ve heard from me and I hope you’re all that much closer to finishing your costume line-up and zipping your suitcases. Personally, I still need to finish the belts on both my Padme Amidala costume AND my Zoya the Destroya. Heck I still need to buy a belt for my Chief Brody costume! Real talk: I only have one costume technically completed and it’s a secret…

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