geek bloggers tag
geekery, Lifestyle

Geek Blogger Tag 2017

I spotted this tag in a geeky bloggers Facebook group I'm a member of and have been meaning to share it for ages. Take a look at Chrissy's responses here and link up your own in the comments. I love having a nose. What is your earliest memory of liking something un-mainstream or geeky? I didn't realise… Continue reading Geek Blogger Tag 2017

the happy news by emily coxhead
Books, Film, geekery, Lifestyle

The Happy Newspaper, Maya Angelou and Game of Thrones #LittleLoves

I missed last week's Little Loves because I was busy hosting nine days(!) of giveaways to celebrate my fifth blogaversary, like ya do! There's sill a few live if you want to check them out (spend a day on the river, non-alcoholic goodies from Polgoon and a meal for two at the Rock Pool Cafe).… Continue reading The Happy Newspaper, Maya Angelou and Game of Thrones #LittleLoves

wonder woman
Books, Film, geekery, Lifestyle

Wonder Woman, One Love Manchester and General Election 2017 #LittleLoves

Quel week! Sorry, I read Oh yeah, Audrey the other day and I'm constantly coming out with Breakfast at Tiffany's quotes. Here's a look at what we've been up to. Read: Going back to work for three days meant I had time to read! I finished A Tree Grows in Brooklyn on Monday (I can… Continue reading Wonder Woman, One Love Manchester and General Election 2017 #LittleLoves

star wars sign from totally funky
Film, geekery, Lifestyle, Parenthood

The ultimate Father’s Day gift

Find it hard to shop for your dad/grandad/partner for Father's Day? I've found the ultimate gift from Totally Funky*. I challenge you to find a single bloke who isn't into Star Wars, or at least appreciates the "I'm your father" line. It's particularly apt in our house - my partner is called Luke and he… Continue reading The ultimate Father’s Day gift

a nerdy feminist blogger's wish list
Books, Film, geekery, Lifestyle, stationery

A nerdy feminist blogger’s wish list

I mentioned in last week's #LittleLoves post that I've decided to ditch the item of the day posts and do semi-regular wish list posts instead. Here's a look at some of the stuff I've been lusting over recently. Women's retro Power Rangers t-shirt, Truffle Shuffle, £17.99 Femme forever t-shirt, Topshop, £15.00 Bookishly's stationery bundle, Bookishly,… Continue reading A nerdy feminist blogger’s wish list

blogging, Books, Film, geekery, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Daredevil, podcasts and a new look #LittleLoves

This is my third #LittleLoves and I've gotta say I like this alternative to my previous Friday Favourites posts. I've loved discovering other blogs in the linky and it's great to find a new way to engage with other bloggers. Here's a look at what I've been up to this week. Read: I've actually read… Continue reading Daredevil, podcasts and a new look #LittleLoves

bookends from the literary gift company
Books, geekery

Item of the day: Bookends from The Literary Gift Company

You can never have too many books - just not enough bookshelves, as I'm gradually finding out, despite having rehomed more than a few last time we moved. I like to keep my TBR pile separate so that it's easy to find something new and these bookends from The Literary Gift Company would be a… Continue reading Item of the day: Bookends from The Literary Gift Company

roald dahl at tk maxx
Books, geekery, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Item of the day: Roald Dahl home range from TK Maxx

I love Roald Dahl's children's stories and Quentin Blake's illustrations, so of course I love the new home range from TK Maxx. The bean cubes are great but I think my favourite pieces are the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Matilda cushions. Bleddy bargains too! Charlie and the Chocolate Factory cushion, £12.99, James and… Continue reading Item of the day: Roald Dahl home range from TK Maxx

sooty backpack
Film, geekery, Lifestyle

Item of the day: The Sooty Show backpack

Someone got on my bus the other day with a Sooty and Sweep backpack and I was speechless. It looked very well worn too so obviously the girl wearing it was super cool. And you can get one from the Sooty Show website!!! The Sooty Show backpack, £12.00 Follow me on: Facebook | Twitter |… Continue reading Item of the day: The Sooty Show backpack

despicable me unicorn pop vinyl
Film, geekery, Lifestyle

Item of the day: Despicable Me 3 Fluffy Pop Vinyl from Zavvi

Despicable Me 3 is coming soon! Have I mentioned how much I love the unicorn? Jenson loves the Minions but I'm all about that fluffy unicorn. And now there's a Pop Vinyl! Well, to pre-order. It's not available until late May. Despicable Me 3 Fluffy Pop Vinyl, £10.99 Follow me on: Facebook | Twitter |… Continue reading Item of the day: Despicable Me 3 Fluffy Pop Vinyl from Zavvi