Author Archives: SirenwithanX

Geek Pride Day: Where it came from and ideas for celebrating the geekiest day of the year!

Origins of the word Geek. Some of us are old enough to remember when being labeled a nerd or geek was an insult and meant that you lacked basic social skills, hygiene habits, and had no friends. To the delight … Continue reading

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Deadpool: a much better Valentine’s Day movie than last year!

The most recent Marvel release Deadpool has made a ridiculous amount of money on it’s opening weekend, something to the tune of 132.7 million dollars. It has spent the past several months being hyped, and for this casual comic book … Continue reading

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Soup’s Up! : Transforming a Childhood Classic into a Cold Weather Treat

I don’t know about you guys, but when it came to meals my mom could put together in between breaking up the constant fighting me and my little sister used to do, easy preparation was integral. In the colder months … Continue reading

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So you want to be a DM: 5 tips to make your first game great

Running your first tabletop game no matter what system it is, can be a very stressful        exciting prospect. You are taking the entertainment of 2-8 individuals into your hands for an entire evening. Crafting an interesting story and … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review

I couldn’t very well call myself a geek if I did not join the tens of millions of Americans who in the last three weeks have gone to see this film. This is the most anticipated film of the last … Continue reading

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How to run an unforgettable Halloween party with 3 EASY spooky treats

Halloween is in 22 Days! I don’t know about you guys but my Facebook feed is filled to the brim with fantasy football posts, random Rah! Rah! my team is awesome, and the ever present sporadic deflate-gate post.   Everyone loves … Continue reading

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This week’s Drink : Adult Chai (Spoiler alert: No tea!!!)

This week’s drink is one of necessity.   A beautiful mojito had called out to me just a few days ago, and my lovely mint plant was begging for a pruning.  However….. Payne had other plans. For any of those … Continue reading

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This week’s Eat: Bacon and Cheese Stuffed Burgers

…..And so it begins So……not gonna lie I had a whole big amazing and cool first blog post planned, the problem is that as soon as I decided on it and a timeline for starting this little venture I promptly … Continue reading

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