Lifestyle, personal

Challenging Myself To Be More Creative With My Blog

When you've been doing something for a couple of years, it's easy to fall into habits. This is true of pretty much everything: we learn something new, and then we grow used to it, get comfortable, build up routines. Each morning, I wake up at the same time, I brush my teeth before I shower,… Continue reading Challenging Myself To Be More Creative With My Blog

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, Television

11 YouTube Channels I Want You To Know About

Recently, I've been watching a lot of YouTube. Here are some channels, from educational, to vlogs, to sex and relationship advice, that I think you should watch.

Lifestyle

The Liebster Award

Thank you to Irena at Books and Hot Tea for nominating me for the Liebster Award! It's been a little while since I've done a tag/award, so I'm looking forward to answering Irena's questions. But first, the rules. The rules: Thank the person who nominated you and link their blog. Answer the 11 questions the… Continue reading The Liebster Award

Lifestyle, me, Science and Technology

Google, Sexism and Freedom of Speech

Do you want to know how many times I've heard that as a woman I'm somehow less capable of doing a certain job? That women are generally less intelligent than men, that they're less hardworking, that they're not as good at coping with high-stress jobs?

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

The Thirteenth Doctor // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #5

The biggest topic on my mind this week has been the new Doctor Who casting. For anyone who's been living under a rock/ cut off from all technology and deafened to the whirlwind of reactions, Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the thirteenth Doctor. This is, of course, awesome news. Having a woman play the… Continue reading The Thirteenth Doctor // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #5

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

Getting Excited About a New John Green Book // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #4

Here are all the little things I've been enjoying lately.

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

Blogging Slumps // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #3

I recap the books, TV series, games and fan-art I've been enjoying lately, and talk about blogging slumps.

Lifestyle, me

One Lovely Blog Award

Now that my exams are over, it looks like it's time for me to catch up on a couple of book tags I've neglected. Thank you to Nancy and Kathleen at Graphic Novelty (a great blog for any graphic novel/comic book enthusiasts) for nominating me for the "One Lovely Blog Award"! Here are the rules:… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award

Lifestyle, me

The End of Exam Season // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #2

I round up the TV shows, books, video games, and other geeky and non-geeky interests that I've been enjoying over the last fortnight.

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

Meeting Robin Hobb // Current Geeky and Non-Geeky Favourites

In this post, I talk about what it was like to meet one of my favourite fantasy authors, and discuss the TV series, films, books, and everything else I've been enjoying lately.