Free comic book haul
Books, geekery

Free comic book haul

A couple of weeks ago my neighbour had a clear out and left a massive box of comic books on her doorstep - for nice nerds only. Now, I don't like to toot my own horn, but I like to think I'm a nice nerd - so I took about half the box! I sorted… Continue reading Free comic book haul

my goodreads reading challenge 2016
Books

My 2016 Goodreads Challenge

I'd had a Goodreads account for a while but not really used it until this year. When I was bored I liked to rate books in order to get recommendations but I never used it to track my reading. This year I set myself my first challenge - to read 50 books in 2016. I… Continue reading My 2016 Goodreads Challenge

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Books, geekery

A peak at my Amazon wish list

I'm not gonna lie; I have, like, a dozen Amazon wish lists. You've gotta organise your shit, right? Just like with Pinterest! There's one for books, DVDs, Pop Vinyls, homeware, stuff for Jenson... The other day I shared some mini reviews of what I've been reading lately and it got me thinking about all of… Continue reading A peak at my Amazon wish list

what ive been reading lately
Books

What I’ve been reading lately #4

Now that I'm back at work, I've been storming through my previously unread books and I've got plenty of recommendations. Here's a little rundown of what I've been reading lately Comic books are great for the commute because I can usually get through one per journey - no "OMG I don't wanna get off the… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #4

geekery, Lifestyle, Parenthood

Marvel Comics wall lights from Truffle Shuffle

Truffle Shuffle have gone and done it again - and just in time for Christmas! From 20 October you'll be able to have your very own Marvel wall light, featuring props from all your favourite superheroes. They're £29.99 each and are battery operated, so you might want to invest in a few rechargeable batteries. Thor's… Continue reading Marvel Comics wall lights from Truffle Shuffle

Film, Lifestyle

My favourite films seen in 2013

I have had to re-work my usual 'best of' list because it would appear that I've only been to the cinema ten times this year. Ten! I am shocked and appalled but, hey, you've gotta work with what you've got. Out of the list of new UK cinema releases in 2013, this is my solid… Continue reading My favourite films seen in 2013

Film, geekery

Treat the comic book movie geek in your life with Hot Toys

I've been writing a weekly 'geek girl' post for Geek Life for a couple of months now, hunting down bargain and blow out items for geeky girls in the UK. I've never struggled to find anything for the over £100 items because Hot Toys keep coming out with some truly amazing stuff. Check out some… Continue reading Treat the comic book movie geek in your life with Hot Toys