In case I've not mentioned it enough already, I turn 30 at the end of the month - eek! People have been warned against surprise parties, speeches, singing and any memorabilia with my age on but, ya know, presents are always gratefully received. I'm not a monster! Now that I'm old there's nothing I really… Continue reading My 2017 birthday/Christmas wish list
*Squeal!* Have you seen the new unicorn range from Firebox? Even more cute and cuddliness! What's your fave? I've got a soft spot for the light-up dude. Chubby light-up unicorn, £34.99, Elodie the unicorn mug, £14.99, Elodie the unicorn planter, £16.99, Uni the unicorn string lights, £24.99 My giveaway has now closed but, as I'm… Continue reading Item of the day: Unicorns from Firebox
You know what every home needs? A Pacman light! Especially one with a remote dimmer and 12 different sounds! Luckily Firebox has one for £29.99. Pacman lamp, £29.99 I'd love it if you could take five minutes to complete my reader survey. You'll even be entered into a giveaway!
Here's a fun cookbook to add to your collection. Ever wanted to recreate meals from your favourite films and TV shows? Now you can thanks to The Geeky Chef Cookbook from Firebox. It's £12.99. They also stock a book on cocktails from the movies. Sounds like a winning dinner party combo to me!
It's official, I've found The Best Mug Ever! How awesome is this My Neighbour Totoro mug from Firebox? It comes with a cute little lid to keep your drink warm longer - aces! It's £16.99.
Given that this is a rather geeky blog in itself, chances are most of the posts you'll find here will feature a pretty good gift idea for a geek, but here's a little gift guide anyway. I've tried not to include items I've mentioned here before and not make it too DC-centric but some things… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Geeks
Anyone else notice that most of the gift guides for men tend to be full of sweaters, socks and smellies? I don't know about you but that's not the kind of thing the men in my life want! In fact, I asked Luke to help me put together this little gift guide. So if you… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Him
Whether you're looking to treat your bestie, your sister, your mum or even yourself, you're bound to find something here. From bath bombs to brownies and cocktails to cushions, Santa's gonna wanna peek at this gift guide! Fox lap warmer, £34.99 Hand cream, Prezzybox, £5.95 Peach flavoured cocktail syrup and chocolate truffle gift set, Next,… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For Her
I've finally done it! I've picked the ultimate gifts for my 29th birthday and Christmas stocking. Is 29 too old to still be doing Christmas lists? I've already been asked by two people if there's anything special I'd like for my birthday (less than four weeks away, FYI - and four weeks before Christmas) and… Continue reading A Cornish geek’s birthday/Christmas wish list
My birthday might be over two months away yet but I've just seen something that I have to add to my wish list - LIGHT UP UNICORN SLIPPERS!!! Holy shitballs, Firebox have really done it this time. Do you see how cool these are?! They're like kids' light up trainers but waaay cooler. They're £34.99.… Continue reading Item of the day: Unicorn slippers from Firebox