If We Were Having Coffee…

April was a funny kind of month.  The first half was spent anxiously awaiting my Mum’s wedding (which actually went beautifully, and happy tears were shed by all!), and the second half was spent winding down from all the organising and last minute panic of that big day.  I’ve been…

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A Month In Pictures: March

A Month In Pictures: March

I’ve spent the entirety of March (plus the latter part of February) poorly, which has sucked.  I don’t think I’ve ever … View Post
Book Review: Poppy Field by Michael Morpurgo

Book Review: Poppy Field by Michael Morpurgo

Poppy Field is an illustrated work of fiction by the famous Michael Morpurgo celebrating the significance of the poppy for a French family across … View Post
X-COM: The Hardest Board Game I’ve Ever Played

X-COM: The Hardest Board Game I’ve Ever Played

I had heard rumours that X-COM was considered one of the the hardest video games around, though I’d never experienced it first hand.  … View Post
Money Savvy Tips for Geeks

Money Savvy Tips for Geeks

I think it is important to be money-savvy, especially in a community that values bustling bookshelves and well-stocked Steam libraries.  I’ve struggled for … View Post
Why I’m Still Playing Pokemon GO

Why I’m Still Playing Pokemon GO

When Pokemon GO came out, everyone was playing it.  Everyone I knew – young, old, long-time gaming nerds or first-time players – were staring at their … View Post
Review: Dead of Winter

Review: Dead of Winter

I am very much into cooperative strategy games at the moment, so I was interested to play Dead of Winter, which combines my love … View Post