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Newbie, Weetacon 2017 »

[18 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

Location: Fremont, CA
Interests: hiking, reading mostly fantasy and sci-fi, guitar, fitness, swing dancing
Twitter: Miz_Aich
Facebook: Melissa Heckman
Attending: Weetacon 2017
Reason I’m attending Weetacon:  I’m traveling more this year
Thing I’m most nervous about: Getting horrible jet lag and needing to crash for an entire day even though it’s only a 2 hour time difference.
My impressions of Weetacon are: Fun,fun,fun! Great people.
When we meet, ask me about:  cats, kids, celebrity gossip

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[3 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

From The Jammery’s website:
When Cincinnati native Ben Feinberg-Gerner returned to Ohio in 2014 after a period spent in wine education and sales in California, he found himself dreaming once again of chocolate work. Years before, while at the Culinary Institute of America, Ben became the first Culinary Arts student to successfully petition to take the Baking & Pastry Arts program’s Chocolate and Confections class, where he studied under Chef Peter Greweling. Gifts to friends and family quickly became chocolate-based, made to varied soundtracks blaring in his kitchen.
The joy of crafting …

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[2 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

From The Oatmeal:
This is a coloring book full of horrible, awful things.
It’s not kid-friendly. It’s not really grownup-friendly, either.
Retail Value: $20.00
Donated by Poppy

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[27 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

Retail Value: $20.00
Donated by Kate Crusader

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[27 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

This gift basket includes three containers of Villa Gabriella’s olive oil, a bottle of balsamic vinegar, two bottles of Villa Graziella wine and an apron.
From the Villa Gabriella website:
“Enjoying delicious food & wine in the company of family and friends is one of life’s true pleasures. Our team has an insatiable interest in sustainable food and wine, and a deep respect for authentic ingredients. We are passionate about finding and sharing some of the best of Made in Italy.
Thanks to our diverse and complimentary professional backgrounds, we partner with family …

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[27 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

Basket will include:
Angel’s Envy
Bulleit Rye
Bulleit Small Cask Batch
Buffalo Trace
Buffalo Cream
Jeptha Creed Lemonade Moonshine
Maker’s 46
Old Forester 100
Woodford Reserve
Two Bourbon Trail snifters
Bourbon Stones
Bourbon Smoked Pepper
Red Pepper Jelly
Espresso Beans

Retail Value: $300.00
Donated by Dale

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[27 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

A treasure trove of random items, including (but not limited to):
Cat pin
Dog pen
Cat mirror
Love eraser
iTunes gift card
Bride of Frankenstein knee socks (women’s)
Unicorn vs Narwhal crew socks (men’s)
“Liquid Luck” flask

Retail Value: $60.00
Donated by Mary

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[27 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

You will eat better in Toledo, and here is how!
You can enjoy this sampling of Toledo-made favorites from your morning coffee to your taco dinner. Pit Tony Packo’s against Rudy’s Hot Dogs when you invite some friends over to partake in a chili dog taste test – make sure you tell me which is your favorite, because everyone ALWAYS has a favorite place for chili dogs in Toledo! Don’t forget your Packo’s pickles on the side!
The gift basket includes:
A jar of Tony Packo’s Pickles & Peppers – The “Originals”
Two …

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[24 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

Need to de-stress at work? Liven up your cube? Or tune out the incessant sportsball on the TV at home? Here’s the perfect item for you! (Unless you like sportsball, in which case go team of your choosing!)
The Magic of Mandalas: Color, Frame, and Display
BIC Color Collection by Conte Coloring Felt Pens, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 20-Count
COLOR Me Weekly Desk Pad
Secret Garden: Three Mini Journals

Retail Value: $40.00
Donated by Michael

Charity Raffle, Weetacon 2017 »

[24 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

Olive green porcelain leafy pattern earrings.

Retail Value: $22.00
Donated by Julie