A Month In Pictures: November

Phew, November was quite a month!  I moved house, which came with its pros and cons, and I filled every non-work day I could making amazing memories with some of my favourite people.  Usually by the end of November I have a firm grasp on my plans for Christmas –…

Book Review: Women in Battle

Despite it being labelled as a book for children, Women in Battle caught my eye not only because of its stunning illustrated cover, but for its concept.  Books to empower women are everywhere right now, and most bookshops I’ve been into recently have a wall of female writers talking about…

To Many More Seasons of Blogging

Next year my Wandering Words domain will be five years old, which means it has been with me through almost all of my young adult life.  If it were a child, I would be holding its hand to the school gates and waving it goodbye as it started its first…

Geek In The City: Things I Learnt From Living Alone

This year I lived alone for the first time in a little two-bed in the city.  I’ve had my own room in a shared flat before, but this was the first time that I was fully responsible for everything in the house, with no shared space – every inch of…

If We Were Having Coffee…

October has been a good month! I saw some friends, ate a lot of food, and made some pretty serious plans for the future.  And a month like this sure could do with a hot drink, a slice of cake (of course), and a good ol’ catch up, don’t you…

Back To Bristol (Just For A Day)

Earlier this week I found myself in Bristol for the day – one of my favourite cities to visit.  I lived there briefly when I gave university a go back in my teens, and those few months left me with such a fondness for the beautiful city. As we didn’t…

Dead by Daylight

With Halloween approaching, it seemed like the perfect time to get stuck into a good horror game. I’m really into Dead by Daylight this month, a co-operative horror game where a group of survivors must sneak around a location fixing generators so they can unlock an escape.  Meanwhile, a maniac…