fear and loathing in Las Vegas

MegaCon 2015!

Today, Sarah, Brooke and I made our way up to Orlando where we ran amok with more of our kind at MegaCon 2015. My only regret was that we were only able to attend on Sunday; I would’ve loved to spend the entire weekend (there’s always next year!)

IMG_9065

 

The day was packed with a lot of running around the convention center, waiting in lines for events and bonding with fellow nerds, particularly Whovians. And there was a lot of Doctor Who love around. For a while, Sarah and I hung out and posed for photos with a large group of Doctors. It was the precise type of experience I was looking forward to having with my nerdy comrades. So many thanks to our “handler” Brooke for holding all our stuff and snapping pics!

FullSizeRender_4

 

I even ran into my 10 counterpart, the best damn River Song I’ve ever seen and a pretty dapper Captain Jack Harkness.

FullSizeRender

 

Four shared his Jelly Babies with me, this Dalek may have been one of my favorite parts of the day and please check out that War Doctor… right?

 

FullSizeRender_2

 

Our Sunday was mostly Doctor Who oriented. First stop of the day was our photo meet & greet with Karen Gillan. We played with other Whovians throughout the day and before ending our MegaCon Sunday on the floor, we attended the Doctor Who panel with Karen Gillan and Alex Kingston.

FullSizeRender_3

…it is so not typical that I am the shortest girl in a picture (nobody wearing heels…)

FullSizeRender

The three of us made sure we got plenty of Star Wars dorking-out in also when we visited the 501st Legion.

FullSizeRender_3

FullSizeRender_2

 

2016, I’d like to spend the entire weekend at MegaCon, especially since they’re adding a fourth day! The only damper on the day was that our Mom was there with us. She got so jazzed about Norman Reeds attending and purchased multiple passes to meet him and about a week before the con, it was announced that his Sunday appearances would be cancelled. Mom was so disappointed she opted not to attend at all.

Thanks for reading! I’d love to hear about your MegaCon 2015 experiences!

Love, GK

My #nerdvember Master Post

This year, I participated in Set To Stunning‘s #nerdvember contest. Each day, during the month of November, participants can earn an entry into the contest by posting a nerdy inspired outfit of the day. Those who entered 1-10 days qualify for Tier 1 : The Sidekick. 11-20 Days, Tier 2 : The Vigilante. 21-29 Days, Tier 3 : The Hero and All 30 Days is Tier  4 : The Superhero. I jumped in on the 9th day of the contest so posting everyday for the rest of the month, I’ll qualify for the “Hero”. (For full contest info and rules, check out the official post.)

I had so much fun with this photo challenge and even made some pretty rad instagram friends along the way. (For more information on each of these looks, check out my instagram @gingerkate )

Thanks for reading! Love, GK

photo

photo 2

photo 1

2014nerdvember19

2014nerdvember182014nerdvember17

2014nerdvember16    2014nerdvember15

2014nerdvember14   2014nerdvember13

2014nerdvember12

2014nerdvember11

2014nerdvember10

2014nerdvember09

2014nerdvember08

2014nerdvember07

2014nerdvember06

2014nerdvember05

2014nerdvember04

2014nerdvember03

2014nerdvember02

2014nerdvember01

I Need Smore Nights Like These

This week, my friends and I have had a few super chilly nights down here in Florida so we took the opportunity to dress cozy, sit fireside and eat smores!

I got to wear two of my (early) Christmas gifts! My TARDIS earrings and my Gryffindor scarf!

20121224-131656.jpg

20121224-131736.jpg

I also placed an order for this amazing tshirt from riptapparel.com

20121224-131825.jpg

Riptapparel.com has awesome tshirts on sale for 24hrs only for $10 every day. You can only get them in those 24hrs though!

Another $10/24hr tshirt site is teefury.com I am expecting this tshirt to arrive any day now.

20121224-131859.jpg

Thanks for reading! Love, GK