Posted in June 2017

What Goes Into Self-Publishing?

What Goes Into Self-Publishing?

Write the book Edit the book Then what? I thought the hard part would be writing the book. Don’t get me wrong, it was hard and time-consuming. But figuring out the next part was definitely harder than anticipated. It took a lot of research – I read countless blogs (especially digging into Hugh Howey’s posts and … Continue reading

DIY Vanellope von Schweetz Running Costume

DIY Vanellope von Schweetz Running Costume

“Speak up, I can’t hear you. Your breath is so bad it made my ears numb!” I ran in a Superhero 5K and stretched the definition of “superhero” to include Vanellope von Schweetz from “Wreck It Ralph” (glitches count, too). This was fairly easy to assemble – although I cheated slightly and bought the hair … Continue reading

DIY Wyldstyle Costume

DIY Wyldstyle Costume

“Come with me if you want to not die.” You can throw together a quick version of Wyldstyle’s costume in just a weekend. It’s great for comfort – especially at a cooler time of year (like for Halloween). Materials needed:  Black sweatshirt Black sweatpants or yoga pants Black shoes (I found some for a couple … Continue reading