End-of-Week Blog Waffle

It’s Friday!!! I had a great week this week, despite a touch-and-go start caused by major depression over starting a serious diet. The false presumption that I would only be allowed horrible, boring food, had me in tears. Turns out, I actually get to eat really nice things… But the rush of news, pictures and interviews…

New Year, Some News, Old Probs

Hello and welcome to 2018. This was going to be only a test post, but it just so happens that I saw a news snippet that I can incorporate in today’s post. The Armitage Army on Instagram found this little bit:  I’m trying so hard not to buy magazines, but I’m on holiday so I…

Bye-bye 2017 – Year in Review

Following the lead of my fellow bloggers, 2017 can’t be put to bed without a quick look back. This was my fifth year of blogging on WordPress after initially starting out on tumblr. Eventually running out of media storage space on my free account, this year I made the leap to a premium (paid) account…

Day X of 12 Days of Christmas

The festivities are over – and the 12 Days of Christmas raffles, too. Apologies for not posting yesterday as planned – we left early for our traditional family Christmas walk-cum-picnic, and so I was not back on the laptop until late. I raffled the big surprise parcel this morning, and we now have the winner…

Richard’s Mystery Project Revealed: A Marvel

Wow, Richard sure knows how to make a splash! The internet is awash with breaking news pieces on his forthcoming stint as the voice of Logan/Wolverine. Here’s a quick compilation of links to the various articles in the nerd boy press: Breaking the news: Mashable “Marvel is aiming to create the next ‘Serial,’ starring Wolverine”…

A Fateful Day for a Blogiversary

To my surprise I just received this notification: Ooops – I had no idea. I wish I had known; I could’ve prepared a little blogiversary post instead of just writing off-the-cuff.  So, what does one say on the occasion of a blogiversary? A nostalgic look back over the years? A tearful thank you to the…