Gods and Goddesses in Norse Mythology

Gods and Goddesses in Norse Mythology

In celebration of Coral Moore’s book, “Broods of Fenrir”, and the fact that I recently finished Ali Cross’s book, “Become”, here are a few gods from Norse mythology. (In case you’re wondering about my choice, Norse mythology...
SantaFest 2011!

SantaFest 2011!

Laura over at Daily Dodo had the wonderful idea of a blogosphere-wide Secret Santa on Friday. Yesterday, in collaboration with Loralie at Apathy’s Hero, she made it a reality! The idea is to create a gift that’s all about your creativity and not money. So,...
A few UK cities

A few UK cities

I’m not really one for cities. To me, they usually look like a haven for concrete. However, I’ve found a few across the UK that are the exception, and here are some of them. Edinburgh (beautiful architecture, rich history, and close to stunning...
Christmas and cartoon piggies

Christmas and cartoon piggies

Yesterday was my birthday. What did I do? I went to see Father Christmas. Now, I realise this sounds a little bit strange. A thirty-something-year-old going to see Father Christmas, but I have an excuse. It was also the day my dad had booked to take my nephews to the...
A few things to be thankful for

A few things to be thankful for

In the spirit of my friends across the pond aptly-named holiday, Thanksgiving (which I think is a great idea, and we should adopt in the UK, even if we don’t have the history that goes with it), I decided to consider what I’m most thankful for, and list...
Where I’d rather be

Where I’d rather be

As the nights draw in and the temperature drops,  I find myself stepping into the chilly morning air each day with one thought in my mind (besides “I’m cold”): I’d rather be in [somewhere] right now. Currently, my [somewhere] of choice...