Awesome gift ideas for geek mums for Mothers Day!

It’s that time of year again when we say thank you to the mothers and mother-figures in our life. Last year I highlighted the unique Geeky Mother’s Day Cards that are perfect for the geeky mum in your life. This year I’m taking it one step further with a full gift guide for every type of geeky mum I can think of! From gamers to stationery lovers and everything in between there’s something for every geeky mum in this one! If you’re not already familiar with Etsy it’s the home of handmade and vintage products, helping you add that special touch to your gifts. With creators andRead More →

15 Adorable Geeky Plushies on Etsy!

I’ve loved plushies since I was a little girl and that hasn’t changed as I’ve gotten older, they’ve just gotten more geekier. Between my original 80’s Care Bears, my fiance’s Pokemon plushies and our combined World of Warcraft ones we’ve got a nice collection growing. Plushies are a gift that transcends all barriers and I’ve yet to meet a geek who hasn’t melted when presented with an adorable plushie – especially if it’s from their favourite fandom! They’re fun and innocence all wrapped up in one and that is what makes them such a perfect gift for the holidays. As mentioned in my Gift GuideRead More →

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Pagans

Hello and welcome to the Ultimate Gift Guide for Pagans and the second day of the Geeking By 12 Days of Christmas! Spinning out from my Ultimate Gift Guides for Geeks are two new guides this year, this one for Pagans, and another one coming soon for Spoonies (aka people with chronic illnesses). I’m a Pagan and have been since I was about 16 so as with the gift guide for geeks this one has sprung from my own experiences explaining my beliefs to others. I took part in a religions seminar when I was in college and remember vividly being questioned by a baffledRead More →

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Cosplayers

Hello and welcome to the Ultimate Gift Guide for Cosplayers and the first day of the Geeking By 12 Days of Christmas! The Cosplayers Gift Guide is the latest addition to the Ultimate Gift Guides for the Geeks in your life which went live last year. It will be following the same concept and is aimed at helping friends, family and colleagues of cosplayers find the perfect gift for the cosplayer in their life! To help do this I’ll be explaining what cosplaying is, suggesting pratical and useful gift ideas, and offering gift card and shop suggestions. I’m also available throughout December to answer anyRead More →

10 Unique Gemstones for Valentine's Day Gifts

As a Libra I’ve always been attracted to beautiful things, so naturally shiny colourful rocks and minerals that come from mother nature have always appealed to me. I started looking into crystals for healing and magic when I was in my teens, around the same time I began to realise that Christianity really wasn’t for me and I was introduced to Paganism. It didn’t take long for me to recognise that my spiritual and personal beliefs were more aligned to Paganism, and for many years now I have identified as a solitary neo-pagan practitioner. As discussed in the past jewellery is very significant to meRead More →