Category Archives: Geeking

Phonelessness

Woe is me, etc etc, I am bereft of my mobile phone.  Oh noes, dramaz dramaz, how will I survive?! Quite well, as it happens.  To be fair, I have a tablet – an old slightly creaky model, yes, but … finish reading “Phonelessness”

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Rufus Robot!

Today, I shall be pimping my friends, Holly and Larry.  Or more specifically, their new project / website / business / educational game app: Rufus Robot. (Not, as my Mum thought I said, “Ruthless Robot”.  That would be a different … finish reading “Rufus Robot!”

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Coding Fun

I can’t remember if I’ve written about this before – probably not, considering how infrequently I’ve actually been blogging! But anyway.  Coding for fun!  Some time last summer (I think) I discovered CodeAcademy and I’ve been playing around on there … finish reading “Coding Fun”

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Stuck already!

Or, How To Be Extra-Specially Rubbish at Blogging, by Lou. Oh dear. So, it’s all of day two of this challenge thingy, and already I’m kind of stuck for what to write about.  So I’m writing about not being able … finish reading “Stuck already!”

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A decade of blogging

I very nearly forgot altogether, but yesterday was my “blogoversary”.  The tenth anniversary of starting this blog, in fact. It doesn’t feel like ten years, but then there have been some years where I’ve barely blogged at all, or at … finish reading “A decade of blogging”

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Things and Stuff

Today has been a day of variety, which has been nice!  I started out by going up to the Christmas fair for Mum’s church – I got there quite late on, so I helped clear up and carry the remaining … finish reading “Things and Stuff”

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Happy Birthday Noxie!

Today is my lovely friend Noxie‘s birthday, so much love and happy returns to her!  We originally met through both being fans of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and are still friends twelve years on!  Isn’t the internet grand? As for … finish reading “Happy Birthday Noxie!”

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Digital Housekeeping

I’ve been doing housekeeping tasks on the computer all day1, and I still haven’t even scratched the surface.  Or that’s how it feels – I’ve backed a load of ebooks and photos up onto DVD, and cleared up my podcasts … finish reading “Digital Housekeeping”

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Two things

Two things I’ve come across on the wide old interwebs have positively warmed my heart recently: Man builds cat-sized village for homeless cats.  There’s a bloke who went from not really being a cat person, to clearly understanding who’s really … finish reading “Two things”

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W is for Who!

Doctor Who, of course – today was the season finale.  No spoilers here, because I know it doesn’t air in the US (and Australia, I think) for another couple of weeks, but I will say that I loved it!  The … finish reading “W is for Who!”

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S is for Spinning

I can’t believe it’s come round again already, but the Tour de Fleece starts again on 3rd July.  Which means I shall be spinning along with many many others for the duration of the Tour de France bike race.  I … finish reading “S is for Spinning”

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Doctor Who finale (Pt1)

(Or, Non-alphabetical Post The Second) I’ve just watched the first part of this year’s Doctor Who finale, “The Pandorica Opens” (and then Confidential, and then Casualty, but never mind that).  Wow, that was awesome.  And coooool, just like bow ties … finish reading “Doctor Who finale (Pt1)”

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L is for Lazy Sunday

I really have done pretty much pants-all today.  I should make some kind of effort to at least get ready for doing things tomorrow – put the sheets in the washing machine so they’re ready to go, or something.  We … finish reading “L is for Lazy Sunday”

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E is for Elementary…

… my dear Watson.  Which basically means that Charlotte is here and we’re watching movies!  Sherlock Holmes, some of Return of the King, and… whatever else will depend on what time we have.  We’ve watched Doctor Who as well, of … finish reading “E is for Elementary…”

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35 – Fic Rec: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince in 15 Minutes

No, this isn’t a flashback to the 2003 Blogathon (where I was… reccing Harry Potter fic).  Well, not much.  I hadn’t read HP fic for ages and ages, but the new movie made me want to go and search some … finish reading “35 – Fic Rec: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince in 15 Minutes”

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