In celebration of Hobbit Day, which is actually a thing (read about it here), I would like to unearth a post that I published in September 2015. TWO YEARS AGO! It's hard to believe. This was from the last time I read The Lord of the Rings, which means I'll be due for another reading… Continue reading Even MORE Reasons to Like Samwise Gamgee
One of my weird side obsessions is taking personality quizzes. If I see one that looks slightly fun and interesting on Pinterest or other social media, I’m all over it. I’m sure that my family and friends are tired of getting all the quizzes I send them. At least, they’re not as enthusiastic as I… Continue reading My Obsession with Book (and Personality) Quizzes
Every time I read The Lord of the Rings, I find more literary treasures to enjoy, hidden within the prose, the setting, and the characters. When I reread the series this past January, I particularly noticed qualities in the loyal hobbit Samwise Gamgee which made me like him even more than I already had. If you've read… Continue reading Even MORE Reasons to Like Samwise Gamgee
Yesterday while attending the Medieval Fair in Norman, Oklahoma, I probably had more fun than a normal grown-up should have. For one thing, I got to ride a horse. This might surprise some, but I've lived in Oklahoma my entire life and have only ridden a horse twice (yesterday included). My excitement could not be… Continue reading My Nerdy Artifacts
Happy late Valentine's Day! I was planning to post this yesterday, but the day ended without me realizing it. My day was pretty uneventful. After working all day, I became preoccupied with rearranging my bedroom. After some great finds from Hobby Lobby, I was ready to redecorate my walls (which are now filled with dozens of… Continue reading A Nerdy Valentine
Good morning, all! It's so crazy to be making a post this early in the day. Usually, I post late at night when there's actually time to sit down and write. But today is a special occasion because...today's HOBBIT DAY! Just in case you're wondering, I did not make this up. It's actually a thing. Just google… Continue reading Happy Hobbit Day!
Enjoy The Lord of the Rings books and movies much? Yeah, me too. A lot. I also enjoy some of the Lord of the Rings parodies that people post on YouTube. I have seen plenty of them over the years and have enjoyed some of them so much that I want to share. So today's your lucky day! Included… Continue reading The Ultimate LORD OF THE RINGS Parody Collection
So, here it goes everyone. After these five months of blogging, I just thought I should let you know something important about myself. You might have been able to tell from my previous posts, but here it is straight out: I'm a big, giant NERD! Okay, there. I said it, and there's no taking it… Continue reading My NERD-alicious Bucket List