I do awesome things and write about them

Geek Life

How to do Valentines with attitude (no fluff allowed)!

How to do Valentines with attitude (no fluff allowed)!

De-fluff your Valentines and inject some attitude into your celebrations. Why not combine a romantic dinner with a zombie chase, and swap that pink dress for a kick-ass jacket and boots?

My weirdly wonderful geek wedding

My weirdly wonderful geek wedding

If you don’t know me, I’m not normal, and neither is my husband so it only seemed right that our wedding reflected the abnormal people that we are. I got married on the 1st April 2017, and we found lots of ways to inject a bit of ‘geek’ into our celebrations. Here’s how we created our ultimate Geek Wedding.

2017 – My year in review

2017 – My year in review

2017 for me has been an amazing year! While life has taken a very different direction, leaving me less and less time to write, I’ve still loved every minute. Here’s a look back at the highlights…

Blog Self Assessment – How Was 2017 For Your Blog?

Blog Self Assessment – How Was 2017 For Your Blog?

My blog has always been very personal to me. Even the things I review are always games or experiences I would genuinely do myself, so it’s very much a reflection of my life. As such, I’ve never really gone back and analysed it, so here goes…

Top Picks for Grimmfest 2017

Top Picks for Grimmfest 2017

Grimmfest, Manchester’s festival of horror, cult and fantastic film is back; bigger, bolder, and bloodier than ever before!

Glamp it up with a Yurt in North Wales

Glamp it up with a Yurt in North Wales

When travelling to North Wales for our Go Below Underground Adventure, we decided to extend our trip to a weekend stay, and opted for glamping in a yurt!

Our ten-day honeymoon adventure across Bali

Our ten-day honeymoon adventure across Bali

We wanted to make our honeymoon special, so we combined a two-night city break in Hong Kong with a ten-day adventure across Bali.

Underground adventure – Go Below Challenge trip

Underground adventure – Go Below Challenge trip

The Go Below Challenge is an underground adventure including a boat ride, zip line, traverse, abseil, and waterfall climb. Here’s what we thought…

MIF – What if Women Ruled the World?

MIF – What if Women Ruled the World?

For Manchester International Festival, What if Women Ruled the World is a dramatic artwork pondering one of life’s great questions.

Becoming a teacher – PGCE Secondary Computer Science

Becoming a teacher – PGCE Secondary Computer Science

Put together my love of teaching and my passion for inspiring young people with technology and you get my next career – a Computer Science teacher!

How to experience Hong Kong in two days

How to experience Hong Kong in two days

The destination for our honeymoon was Bali, but we decided to make Hong Kong a quick city break on the way. Here’s how we experienced Hong Kong in two days.

MIF – Party Skills for the End of the World

MIF – Party Skills for the End of the World

Party Skills for the end of the World is an immersive show, created for Manchester International Festival, showing you how to celebrate your life.



By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close