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Geek Fest

The Best Redemption Story Silmaril

Before I hand this over to our esteemed host, I want to thank everyone who participated in the nomination process and for voting. We couldn’t do this without you. Again, THANK YOU! If you’ve seen the hint on the nomination post, you will have most likely guessed who will be giving away the 2016 Silmarillion … Continue reading »

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Coming Soon!

Greetings fellow adventurers! Something grand is coming. A celebration of special magnificence for fantasy lovers everywhere. A time to recognize the best of the best of heroes and riddles, of poetry and death. Of beloved friendships and counselors, and nefarious villains. Of trusted mounts and extraordinary weapons. It is why we read these stories, no? Along with … Continue reading »

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Favorite Speculative Pals

Love stories can sometimes overshadow stories featuring platonic relationships. Don’t get me wrong. I’m all about does-the-guy-get-the-girl-in-the-end stories. I want a good love story amid all that adventure and peril. But there is something beautiful about friendship. So today I’m sharing with you some of my favorite speculative friends. Samwise and Frodo. Yeah, these two … Continue reading »

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Spotlight: Royal Vagabond Jewelry

Happy Wednesday! With Valentine’s Day just around the corner here in the USA, I thought it would be the perfect time to spotlight Royal Vagabond Jewelry. Her stuff is amazing. I had a chance to see her creations in person at Realm Makers, and I so wanted to get myself a pair of earrings or … Continue reading »

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Geek Feast Blog Hop

Let the feast begin! Come in and have a seat! Want some Butterbeer or Pumpkin juice? Actually, I think what I have to offer you today goes very well with Chai. Pumpkin Pasties! The traditional pasties of Cornwall is a more of a savory dish, but since these pasties were offered with all the sweets on … Continue reading »

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Interview: Sarah Grimm

Today I am excited to have Sarah Grimm of Grimmlies joining us just in time for Christmas! She is the artist behind the cute little Grimmlies. Handmade polymer clay dragons, griffons, unicorns, and pegasi, oh my! So without further ado, please welcome Sarah Grimm!   ***   Hi Sarah! Thanks for joining us! Please tell … Continue reading »

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Movie: Star Trek Into Darkness

I finally saw Star Trek: Into Darkness. I know. I’m a little late to the party. Story of my social life. Ha! Disclaimer: I don’t like to watch movies where the same character is played by a different character. It’s just so hard to relate to them as the character you’ve grown to love, but look … Continue reading »

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Geek Feast Blog Hop

Greeting fellow adventurers! Do you love food as much as I do? Do you ever just want to join your favorite characters on their adventures and break bread with them? I know I do, but then I’m weird like that. I’d love to have some Butterbeer with Potter and his friends or fish fingers with … Continue reading »

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Unicorns, Dragons, Zombies, oh my!

Happy Friday! I was scouring Amazon for something this past month. I can’t remember what now. Probably something to do with the Facebook prizes or birthday gifts or something. And then I came across this and I just had to share it with you all! Yes, canned unicorn meat is a thing. Well, it’s actually … Continue reading »

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Cosplay in Action

And the adventures of an introvert finding her tribe. Realm Makers 2015 was amazing! At first, I wasn’t sure what to do with myself. Socially awkward, shy, might have put my foot in my mouth a time or two. AND I didn’t have two kiddos chase around and provide a buffer between me and the … Continue reading »

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