Five Essential Marvel Movies

'Avengers: Infinity War', the most recent film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, was just released, and it was wonderful! If you are someone who has not indulged in the Marvel films yet, this 10-year anniversary is not the best place to start, as it is somewhat of a naval-gazing celebration of the world that Marvel Studios have created over... Continue Reading →

Thanos the Abuser

I watched the new Marvel movie 'Avengers: Infinity War' a few days ago, and I have a few thoughts about its main villain Thanos, and his relationship with his "adopted daughter" Gamora. Beware mild spoilers for 'Avengers: Infinity War' and 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'! Thanos is a galactic conqueror, traveling from one inhabited planet to the next,... Continue Reading →

A Case For Diversifying Content

When I first started blogging, I read some advice that said I should find a niche, and stick with it. In fact, I have read a variation on that advice several times.   But by diversifying your writing, you get people with different interests talking to each other. It can be interesting to hear about... Continue Reading →


Ortensia from Truly Madly Ordinary Stories From The Heart has made a new blogger-award for Scandinavian bloggers; named 'Sunshine Nordic Little Thoughts'.   Like all "blogger awards", it works like a chain letter. Answer a question, then tag other people to answer the question aswell.   Name three things that pops into your mind when you are... Continue Reading →

Sunshine Blogger Award

I have been nominated by Lana Cole for this Sunshine Blogger Award! It seems more like an interview than an award, but I'm sure I'm missing something 😛 Thanks Lana 😀   Here are the rules for being nominated… Thank the blogger that nominated you in the post and link back to their blog Answer the... Continue Reading →

My Gaming Backlog

After my post on why you should play games, Sammy and/or Sufi of The Cozy Home Chronicles asked me what my gaming backlog of unfinished games looked like. I started writing a reply, but after 250 words I decided the topic deserved a full-fledged blog-post all to itself. . Gaming backlogs are a common problem in... Continue Reading →

5 Things I Like About Myself

Lana Cole of Welcome To Our Campfire has tagged me to play this sort of pass-it-forward blog-game. Thanks Lana! 😀 The Rules: Thank the nominator (oh, I already did that), display the picture on your post, list five things you like about yourself (one thing must be a physical attribute) and tag three or more people.... Continue Reading →

Why You Should Play Games

  There are numerous physical and mental health benefits to gaming, but these are seldom on my mind when I decide to sit down with a game. Instead, what motivates me is to experience other lands, other worlds, even other identities. All from the comfort of my own living-room.     Playing games scratches the same... Continue Reading →

Goomba Gumbo

Lately, I've been playing a lot of Super Mario Odyssey, and that has inspired me to make a dish based on Mario's mushroom enemies, The Goombas, for this month's geeky recipe. The Goomba's looks are based on shiitake mushrooms, and are some of the most common enemies in the Mario games. So what's the best way to deal with baddies... Continue Reading →

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