Like Fireball whiskey? Atomic Fireball candy? Dungeons and Dragons? Mario? An excuse to make cupcakes? Then these are for you. Warning: They’re potent. They’re boozy and they’ve got a spicy cinnamon kick. You’re gonna love them. Fireball Cupcakes Ingredients: 1 box spice cake mix Ingredients needs for box spice cake […]
Gritty Mario Reboot: The Four Players
“The Four Players” have been around since November, but I just got around to watching them this week. I was expecting some fun little videos showing grittier sides of the four player characters in Super Mario Bros., but I was blown away at the quality. There’s great acting, singing, and […]
Friday Favorites: October 18
This week has me prepping my Halloween post shoot, prepping for GeekGirlCon, and prepping for various other parties/events happening in the next few weeks. With my birthday, my friends’ birthdays, Halloween, and more, the 2nd half of October is always an adventure! Here are the things I’ve been loving this […]
Friday Favorites: September 6
Summer is over! Con season is over! (Ok, that’s a lie. I know of three more cons coming up in the next month or two.) Job Hunters production is over! (Also a lie. We’ve got a few tiny shoots left over this next month or so.) Time to sit around […]
24 Hours of Cooking: Yoshi Egg Scramble
This past weekend, I spent 24 hours cooking video game-themed food while my friends and I played video games for Extra Life. The first dish I made, at 9am that morning, was a Yoshi Egg Scramble with applewood bacon and apples on the side. It was healthy, delicious, and […]
You remember that feeling on Christmas, or your birthday, or that non-denominational day that you were showered with surprise gifts? In front of you was a mystery box–you have a feeling you’ll like what’s inside, and you get this great feeling of anticipation as you start to open it. That […]
Could You Afford Bowser’s Castle IRL?
Movoto’s at it again with their geeky real estate. This time they estimated the cost (and size and look) of Bowser’s Castle! Bowser’s Castle By Movoto Real Estate Guys, it’s not that bad of a deal. Just putting it out there.
Mario-themed “1-Upcake” Molds
When your cupcakes just need a bit more geekiness to them, I present: 1-upcakes. The pack of four reusable cupcake molds will give you cupcakes that look just like Mario’s 1-up mushroom friends. How can you resist? 1-upcake Cupcake Mold, $9.95 for a pack of four at Neatoshop.com.
8-Bit Cutting Board
Looking for a great quality wood cutting board, but don’t want it to look like everyone else’s? Prairie Oak Studios can help you out. Their boards include 8-bit renditions of Mario and Nyan cat, or just simply beautiful designs. They feature this quote on their site: “Have nothing in your […]
Geeky Glitter Shoes
A huge thank you to Lisa for showing me these amazing shoes, handmade by Etsy seller Aisha Voya. The shoes are adorable, glittery flats that can be worn with jeans or dressed up for a night out on the town. With designs from Mario, Sailor Moon, Pokemon, Star Wars, My Little Pony […]