me before you
Books, geekery, Lifestyle

Friday Favourites #2

You may remember that last week I launched my new Friday Favourites series and I had a lot of fun putting it together. It's so easy to get bogged down with the minutiae of commuting to work and the routine of being a working parent and it's nice to be able to take a minute… Continue reading Friday Favourites #2

the flash t-shirt from amazon
geekery, Lifestyle

Item of the day: The Flash t-shirt from Amazon

Holy awesome t-shirt alert, Batman! OK, so these tees feature The Flash, but you get the geeky gist. Online retailer extraordinaire Amazon have done it again with these nerd-tastic tops, starting at just £7.45 each! Sidebar: When the eff is it gonna be shown on Sky again? Coming soon my arse!

pop vinyls from iwoot
Film, geekery, Lifestyle

New obsession: Pop! Vinyl Figures

I've suddenly developed a new obsession - Pop! Vinyl Figures! And the best part is I Want One of Those are selling some absolute beauties for £8.99 a piece (£2 off) with free standard delivery over a tenner. But which to choose?! They've got characters from everything from Marvel to Disney, the Walking Dead to… Continue reading New obsession: Pop! Vinyl Figures

game of thrones

What I’ve been watching lately: Part 1 of 2

Although I'm not getting to the cinema much these days, I'm watching a helluva lot at home, especially now I'm on maternity leave. I thought I'd share my favourite TV shows with you in case there are some you've been missing. This week I'm focusing on the 'nerdier' shows - spoiler free. Enjoy! I've just… Continue reading What I’ve been watching lately: Part 1 of 2

batman merchandise from bay 57
geekery, Lifestyle

New favourite website: Bay 57

It's not often that a sponsored post pops up on my Facebook newsfeed and I click on the link. It's even more rare that I then spend the best part of an hour browsing the entire site, following their social media accounts and pinning pretty much their entire stock. But that's what happened when Bay… Continue reading New favourite website: Bay 57

The Avengers books
Books, geekery

What I’ve been reading lately #3: The Avengers special

Before we went to see The Avengers: Age of Ultron, I had some homework to do. Ahead of seeing a new comic book film, Luke usually gives me a bit of a background from the source material, but I still tend to come out of the cinema with the questions, either because the film wasn't… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #3: The Avengers special

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blogging, Lifestyle

Follow Friday #9

I'm looking forward to spending the weekend catching up on posts on Bloglovin but here's what I've managed to catch in the middle of the madness that has been the last couple of weeks - lots of tips for fellow bloggers! Blogging JC Tech: What Every Blogger Needs to Know About Twitter - Jasmin Charlotte… Continue reading Follow Friday #9


Highlights of the week

Lots of recommended reading this week - I've been catching up on the commute! Give them a go and let me know what you think. New blog discoveries* a pair & a spare Bookswept Beauty Full Homes Daisy Chain Book Reviews Design*Sponge I SPY DIY Me, Bookshelf and I Milk Bubble Tea smitten kitchen This… Continue reading Highlights of the week