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Ash & Fern: Using My Powers For Good

3 Submitted by on Tue, 16 September 2014, 07:41
Despite what my extended absence may have led you to believe, I did in fact survive my annual pilgrimage to Dragon Con with only a mild hangover and one unidentified bruise. Unfortunately it was immediately followed by our biggest yearly event at work and an ongoing battle with the plague that knocked me out of commission for a couple of Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: Happy Con Season!

3 Submitted by on Wed, 20 August 2014, 07:01
Indianapolis hosts a lot of conventions. A LOT. As someone who lives and works downtown and has to fight the traffic and dodge pedestrians every time the Future Farmers of America come to town, I don’t always love this aspect of my city’s tourism culture. But this past weekend? That one is the best.     GenCon makes me smile Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: Next On Your YA To-Read List…

1 Submitted by on Fri, 15 August 2014, 08:01
The Giver Series…Check Hunger Games Series…Check Divergent Series…Check Dustlands Series…wait, what?         In the world of young adult dystopian literature, there have been many options emerging lately for readers of all ages and levels to enjoy, especially those with strong female characters at the helm. For those of you who are feeling like a piece of you is missing until Mockingjay’s cinematic Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: One ticket, please!

5 Submitted by on Thu, 07 August 2014, 07:01
I’ll never forget the first time I went to a movie by myself. It was about two years ago, I had a job that involved working weekends with Mondays and Thursdays off. Basically all of my free time was on days when all of my friends were cooped up in their offices all day, so I was booooored.     Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: The Never Ending Summer

1 Submitted by on Fri, 25 July 2014, 09:01
I know summer is supposed to be my favorite season. People all around me spend the snowy winter and rainy spring waiting impatiently for the long sunny days of summer. Swimming pools, BBQs and the beach seem to be everyone’s favorite topics leading up to the first really hot days of the year. For me though, with my freckled skin Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: A Post-World Cup America

0 Submitted by on Wed, 16 July 2014, 10:30
This past Sunday. a month-long worldwide celebration ended as Argentina fell to Germany, the 2014 World Cup champions. In the wake of the Germans’ hard-fought win, it is time to address a conversation that has been taking place all month long: Is American interest in soccer about to boom or will interest fade now that the World Cup is over? Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: Our Very Own Amazing Race

1 Submitted by on Wed, 02 July 2014, 18:01
Travelling is always an adventure for me, and not necessarily for the reasons one would hope for. Things tend to go wrong, especially when I decide to leave the country. The good news is all my experience makes me much calmer than most in the face of travel adversity. This skill came in VERY handy during our two weeks in Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: Am I at the World Cup or Comic-Con?

0 Submitted by on Fri, 06 June 2014, 17:01
While this will be my first World Cup, I’ve been to a lot of US soccer games over the past several years. It’s an unforgettable experience every time. It’s bright, loud and overwhelming to your senses. You lose your voice, usually end up injured, and afterwards you can’t figure out exactly where all of your money went.       Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: Everyone’s a Travel Expert

3 Submitted by on Thu, 29 May 2014, 08:01
What is it about an upcoming trip that brings everyone out of the woodwork with their awesome travel advice? I’m told the same thing happens when you’re planning a wedding or expecting a baby, but who has time for that stuff when there’s a World Cup around the corner?! In case any of you are also planning a trip to Continue Reading...
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Ash & Fern: A Beginner’s Guide to the World Cup

2 Submitted by on Thu, 22 May 2014, 11:01
The biggest sporting event in the world is less than a month away, and despite what ESPN might try to tell you I’m not talking about the Super Bowl. I’ve been dreaming of going to a World Cup for as long as I can remember, and I honestly still can’t wrap my head around the idea that Ash and I Continue Reading...
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