Migraine Again Guest Post

With another school year about to start, I have much more responsibilities to get my teen ready for his Freshman year than my middle schooler.

Not only do I have to attend orientation and more activities as a parent of a high schooler. I have to prepare my son and his new teachers for migraine prevention 101.

With 5 years worth of experience of educating the school’s staff on how my young migraineur has certain treatment requirements based on the severity of each migraine attack, I was more than happy to share my tips with Migraine Again.

To read my guest post on Migraine Again, please click on the link provided.

The Best Ways to Juggle School and Migraine

 

Halloween ComicFest 2016

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What could be better than candy this Halloween Weekend?

How about FREE comic books!!!

Saturday, October 29th is Halloween ComicFest 2016.

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Halloween ComicFest Official logo

What is HalloweenFest?

It’s a one-of-a-kind event held at local comic shops. It gives a chance for pop-culture fans and comic book enthusiasts alike to enjoy the free comics and HCF Mini-Comic Polypacks and participate in the Greatest Halloween Costume Contest.

According to the Halloween ComicFest website, there are 32 titles—19 full-sized comics and 13 mini-comics—available, including select titles from Marvel Comics (Darth Vader: Doctor Aphra #1, Spidey #1, Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: You Choose the Story #1, and The Haunted Mansion #1), DC Comics (DC Superhero Girls #1 and Scooby Apocalypse/Hanna-Barbera Sampler), Dark Horse Comics (Harrow County #1), and IDW Publishing (My Little Pony: The Haunted Dungeon) among other spooktacular tales.

Last year my kids and I attended our first HalloweenFest at Powers Comics in Green Bay. We had such a blast! Not only did we each get to pick 3 free comic books there was also an assortment of free bookmarks, stickers and candy. Powers Comics was lucky enough to have New York Times bestselling author, John Jackson Miller, signing his own comic books for anyone that purchased his work.

To find out if your local comic book store will be participating click on this link: http://www.halloweencomicfest.com/StoreLocator

There is also a contest going on where you can enter The Greatest Halloween Contest Ever!

Costume contest photo submissions can be submitted starting October 6, 2016 and close Monday November 7th, 2016 at 11:59PM.

Contest voting will run from Tuesday, November 1st until voting closes on Monday, November 7th at 11:59PM.

Winners will be announced on Friday, November 11th.

For more details visit the HCE website.

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My youngest kiddo sporting his Star Wars costume last year at Powers Comics during Halloween ComicFest 2015