2014: My Year In Photos

I'm so glad I managed to get this video finished in time for New Years' Eve, I was worried it was going to take too long! I decided to take a long back on my year and create a fun little montage (using

Book Review: Looking For Alaska

Remember that time I announced a book club series, and then never posted anything about it since. When I made that post, I was in the middle of The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling, and I just couldn't

Monthly Favourites! December 2014

It's already the end of December and it's time for me to share another 10 things I've been loving this month!

Film Review: Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb

Good evening! It feels weird to be writing another weekend blog post! But this afternoon, my dad and I went to see the final film of the Night At The Museum trilogy - Secret Of The Tomb. I love the

Christmas 2014!

Hello! Hope you had an awesome holiday! Another Christmas has been and gone and I've spent the

Films I'm Looking Forward To In 2015

On Monday, I spoke about 5 films I loved this year, so as a follow up to that, today I wanted to share 5 films I'm looking forward to seeing in 2015!

2014 Christmas Message!

Every year, my dad makes a Christmas Message video that he sends to all of his work colleagues. I've been helping him make them for the past few years and it's really fun! We've just finished his latest

Best Films of 2014!

Last Wednesday, I talked about my favourite TV shows of this year and so today, I wanted to share some films that I have loved this year!

The Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank

So, this is another unplanned Saturday blog post because today, my dad and I took an impromptu drive to Macclesfield, to visit Jodrell Bank and see the Lovell Telescope! It's a really amazing, and

Fandom Friday: My Must See List of Christmas Movies

For this weeks Fandom Friday, the theme is must see christmas movies! Which makes me excited because I haven't actually watched any christmas films yet this year, so after this post, I'm pretty sure

Film Review: How To Train Your Dragon 2

I just finished watching How To Train Your Dragon 2! I've been wanting to watch this film for a while so I was excited to finally see it! Whenever a popular film makes a sequel, there is always

TV Junkie: Best TV Shows of 2014!

Although the year's not over just yet, I wanted to share some of my favourite TV shows that I've been watching this year!

Tuesday Blog Tips: Responsive Videos

Yesterday, I talked about Hour of Code, so for today's Tuesday Blog Tips, I thought would stay on the topic of codes and share some useful code that I think all blogs need to have! This code will help you

Hour of Code!

Today I wanted to share something that I think is really cool, you may of heard about it, Hour of Code! Hour of Code is basically a movement, all around the world, to encourage more people to learn

Film Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies

Happy Saturday! I don't usually write blog posts on the weekend, however I watched The Hobbit last night so I had to talk about it! The Battle Of Five Armies was the final film in The Hobbit trilogy and

Fandom Friday: Presents I Want Santa To Bring Me

Happy Fandom Friday! This weeks post is one that my dad has been asking for a lot recently, it's my Presents I Want Santa To Bring! I actually found this really difficult because I don't know what I want

Throwback Thursday: Harry Potter Tour!

Back in 2011, I went to the Harry Potter Studio Tour in Watford and fell in love with the place! I've since been back a few times and on my second visit in 2012, I took my dads Flip camera and filmed

Twitter Video Is Coming!

Earlier this week, Twitter quietly revealed a new service called Twitter Video, which is coming in 2015! They released a beta of it to a few of their verified users to try out and post videos to their

Tuesday Blog Tips: 5 Reasons All Bloggers Need Pinterest!

It's Tuesday, which means more blog tips! Today I wanted to talk about one of my favourite things, Pinterest! I love using Pinterest on it's own but after I started using it to promote my blog, I noticed a

What's on my iPad! 2014

One month ago, I did the "What's on my iPhone" post, and it went down really well so today I thought I would do the "What's on my iPad" post! The iPad i'm going to be talking about is the iPad Mini 16GB

Fandom Friday: Holiday Songs To Spread Cheer

Happy Fandom Friday! I'm excited because today marks the beginning of all the christmassy posts, starting with my top 5  holiday songs to spread cheer!

A Visit To Bletchley Park

I am so excited to finally be writing this blog post! On November 30th 2014, me and my dad took a short road trip to visit Bletchley Park. It was 2 weeks after we'd seen the film, The Imitation Game,

Film Review: Interstellar

This blog post has been a long time coming but I'm finally getting around to it and I'm really excited to talk about it! I went to see Interstellar with my dad on Saturday (29th Nov),  and the film actually

Tuesday Blog Tips: Improve Your Comments With Disqus

It's Tuesday! Which means it's time for my third post in this series! Today I wanted to share something I discovered a few weeks ago and just started using it properly, and that is Disqus.

November in Photos & December FMS Photo A Day

Happy 1st of December!! This blog post comes in 2 parts, recapping November 2014 in photos and introducing the December FMS challenge!

Fandom Friday: Black Friday Purchases I Would Sacrifice A Night Of Sleep For

So Black Friday is another American tradition that doesn't happen over here in the UK. However, our closest equivalent I can think of is the Boxing Day sales.

Monthly Favourites! November 2014

I have been excited about this blog post all month! This is something I used to do on my old blog every month, where I chose 10 different categories, like films, tv, item of clothing, food etc, and write

Top 5 Apps For Students

To coincide with a blog post I wrote on Monday called How I Survived University, I thought I would talk about 5 apps that really helped me as a student!

Tuesday Blog Tips: How To Increase Blog Interaction with Add This!

So this is the second post in a series of Tuesday Blog Tips and today I wanted to talk about the different ways you can increase the amount of interaction on your blog.

How I Survived University!

I've been thinking a lot about university recently because this is usually the time of year that my housemates and I would be decorating our house and going to Tesco to stock up on food and drinks

Fandom Friday: Characters I Would Invite To My Thanksgiving Feast

So this weeks theme for Fandom Friday is characters I would invited to my Thanksgiving feast. However, in the UK we don't celebrate Thanksgiving and in fact, I don't really know that much about

Film Review: Guardians of the Galaxy

I have seen so many reviews of Guardians of the Galaxy and had so many of my friends telling me I should watch it. I was never reluctant to watch it in the first place, I just wasn't familiar with any of

App Addict: Medium

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Today I wanted to talk about something my dad actually showed me a few days ago! It's technically not just an app, it's a website but I've been using the app on my phone pretty much every day since

Tuesday Blog Tips: Improve Your Blog With Google+

I recently mentioned in a blog post, that I was thinking of starting a series of weekly blog tips where each week I share a few handy tips and bits of advice that has helped me, anything from useful html

Ello - The Ad-Free Social Network

About a month ago, I read an article about a new social network called Ello. I read that it was basically like a new social networking site, like Facebook and Twitter, but with absolutely no ads. As

Film Review: The Imitation Game

Earlier this evening, me and my dad went to see The Imitation Game! A film we have both been looking forward to for quite a while. The film, based on a true story, is all about Alan Turing and the

Fandom Friday: Smart Phone Apps I Cannot Live Without

I have been looking forward to this Fandom Friday for so long! It's all about apps I can't live without, and as a person who is addicted to iPhone apps, I found it so hard to just choose 5! I recently did the

Behind The Scenes Area 51 Music Video

As I mentioned in yesterday's post, I have recently been in Bristol, helping to film a music video with Bear Metal Productions. The music video, Area 51, is a stop motion animation, using bears to play

Life Lately. A Blogger's Chat.

It's currently just gone 11pm, I've just made a cup of tea and I thought I'd do an impromptu update on things. I've recently got back from a 2 week trip to Bristol to visit my grandparents. My grandad runs

TV Junkie: Doctor Who Season 8

I am writing this only almost an hour after watching the season finale of this season's Doctor Who, but there's so much to talk about before I even get to that! So this was the first season with Peter

Fandom Friday: Comfort Foods That Always Make Me Feel Better

Time for another Fandom Friday! This week's theme is 'Comfort Foods That Always Make Me Feel Better'. This theme actually fits in really well this week, as it was Bonfire Night on Wednesday, I

What's On My iPhone! 2014

I love iPhone apps but I also love looking at other people's apps to see what kind of apps they like to use but I also find it really interesting to see how they organise and arrange their apps! The What's On

App Addict: Viddy Shutting Down!

Last night I received an email saying that the video sharing app, Viddy is closing down! It said it was being pulled from the app store on November 4th, (which was actually yesterday) and the company is

YouTube Trailer of the Week 03/11/14

For this weeks trailer, I have chosen this video from Monkey Forest in Stoke-On-Trent. I made this video after a fun photography trip with my dad! To see where YouTube Trailer of the Week came

November FMS Photo A Day

1st of November already?! Only one month until Christmas! :D Anyway, this month I have decided to participate in the FMS Photo A Day Challenge. If you don't know about this, it's really simple! All

Fandom Friday: The Halloween Candy I Always Hope For When Trick-or-Treating

Happy Fandom Friday, but more importantly, Happy Halloween! This week's topic is all about my favourite trick-or-treat candy, (although I'm going to say sweets because I'm from the UK)! I haven't

TV Junkie: Doctor Who Season 7

So this was final season featuring Matt Smith as the Doctor. I'm actually surprised to say that I was a bit sad to see him go, I did like him as the Doctor but nowhere near as much as I liked David Tennant,  

TV Junkie: Doctor Who Season 6

The 11th Doctor is back for another season with Amy Pond. This season is so intense! Things seriously kick off in this season, starting with the first episode which opens with seeing the Doctor

TV Junkie: Doctor Who Season 5

No more David Tennant :( When I first started watching this season, I wasn't too sure how I felt about Matt Smith, but then I realised it's not that I didn't like him, it was the fact that he just wasn't David

YouTube Trailer of the Week 27/10/14

So I actually completely forgot about this last week because I was watching Doctor Who.. oops. However it's here this week and I thought it would be fitting to choose my video from the Doctor