An update on My Big Geek Adventure

Come on in, excuse the mess. I realise it’s a bit dusty in here, I haven’t been around for a while. Shall we have a chat? I’ll put the kettle on….. Advertisements

Remembering my Dad

You may have noticed that I only got 2 days into my ‘A Blog a Day in February’ and then everything went silent. I started with so much gusto but then my Dad fell ill quite suddenly and passed away. It feels strange writing that down…… like it’s a work of fiction rather than reality. […]

February 02

Feb Blog 2 – My super girl crush on Supergirl

We live in such a good time to be a geek. The biggest movie releases are sci-fi/fantasy/superhero genres. Star Wars is a massive part of our everyday culture (even my Mum knows what a wookiee is) and TV has cottoned on to the ratings power that is a superhero. While Netflix have gone down the […]

Feb Blog 1 – Why blog for a month?

Evening all! Just wanted to share with you my newest scheme – I am planning on writing a blog a day for the month of February. I realise that it would be catchier to do it in May (a blog a day in May, it rhymes don’t you know) but I was feeling inspired so […]

January 19

Geek Adventure Goals for 2017 (Glasgow and beyond)

I started My Big Geek Adventure in September 2012. Wow! That feels like a really long time ago and it’s become such a massive part of my life. I sometimes wonder what I would be doing if I hadn’t written that list nearly four and a half years ago. This year is shaping up to be […]

January 03

2016 – The Year That Was

Do you know what’s a fun way to end the year? Falling down the stairs and walloping your back off the edge before crumpling into a heap at the bottom. It’s great! I’m lying of course, it’s a shit way to end the year and I wouldn’t recommend it to anyone. I was left hobbling around like an […]

December 15

My first ever Geek Girl Brunch

A random interaction at a Sainsbury’s checkout recently had given me pause for thought and made me question a very important issue in my life – friends. Or more specifically, geeky girl friends (or the need for more in my life)