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Of course this is one of my favorite go-to excitement songs :bday:


I love my sleeping schedule....  <_< Actually, I really do love my natural sleep pattern. The working world does not, which makes it a bit more difficult.


After I pack up my paint kit, guess I'll just... water the plants? Elf, I'll pack the cooler too, we're leaving in ~4 hours, I'm sure husband wouldn't mind getting to skip that step. ::):

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I literally spend half of the year living out of my suitcase, so a lot of the basics are SOP for me. So clothes, toiletries, electronics and chargers, medication... all covered.


ReaperCon specific items I *did* remember:

- Paint brushes

- Master's paint soap

- Wet palette (currently dry)

- Ceramic paint well (snail dish)

- Costume + accessories

- Two part plastic staff that barely fit my suitcase (I put it on top just in case airport security wants to search, so it's easy to find)

- Rubik cubes (because Cthon)

- Dice bag

- Notebooks and plenty of pens/pencils

- Home made confections (though not my best batch)


Something I decided not to bring: Minis for the competition. Didn't feel inspired, nor feel the need to compete. But man do I have a butt load of ideas for *next* year that I will want to show off! (A four part diorama)

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At the airport right now. Flight leaves in an hour.


It's happening. It's really happening!

Wow how long is the flight?


Something like 11 hours, including layovers.


St.John's - Halifax - Ottawa- Toronto - Dallas.


For some reason, flying *more* saved me over a $100 each way.


Because of my location on the East coast, it's standard practice to have all of their flights towards the mainland very early in the morning. Technically, I'm leaving at 5:40am, Newfoundland time. Then I'm flying through three time zones, so it's wonky.

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Question for everyone: Melt Bag - Carry on or checked bag?

I throw it into my checked bag. You'll get a friendly tsa checked slip! If not then they aren't doing their job correctly!
Bet I get one of those in the bag with the Mace, and dagger and chainmail....
Again I hope so! I picked up the White Dwarf with the mini in it issue yesterday. I toss that in there just in case. A bag with around 10 or 12 lbs of metal & a priority box might make em go huh?


Hell I'm just happy my bags were not over this year! 37 & 18 respectively. Waiting for the plane, 54 minutes & counting!

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