I like to think of myself as a cool hippie chick, with my herbal teas for when I’m stressed or have a sore tummy and my essential oils for when I have a headache but I’m ashamed to admit it took me up until recently to look at my beauty products. We’re all obviously against … Continue reading I Changed My Whole Beauty Routine To Only Cruelty Free Products
Free Apps To Help Productivity
Keeping up productivity is hard to do and even harder to manage! There are a lot of distractions now a days but if the very thing we have that distracts us tells us to focus up, it’ll keep you on track. There are however some great, free apps to keep on top of your workload: … Continue reading Free Apps To Help Productivity
10 Tips To Avoid Creative Burn Out
Creative burnout is the most frustrating experiences – you’re tired, you’re stressed and you feel so far behind you feel you’ll probably never catch up. Don’t give up hope! There are a few easy things you can do to step back from your work, relax and come back better than before. Take screen breaks Most … Continue reading 10 Tips To Avoid Creative Burn Out
Facebook me a Greggs!
I like food, I like technology and I love anything which will minimise contact with people because of my crippling social anxiety, but if you read my article about the Wetherspoons ‘Order and Pay’ App then you already knew all that. So with that in mind I am super excited that Greggs, the largest bakery chain … Continue reading Facebook me a Greggs!
Humble Bundle is a Bundle of Fun!
Christmas is right around the corner, and we all want to get that one last little gift for our friends and family, and ourselves of course. We can’t always afford to do that however, or justify it at least but with services like Humble Bundle it’s that little bit easier to get great items at … Continue reading Humble Bundle is a Bundle of Fun!
HBSA – A Call for Volunteers
So I’ve had to take some time away from HBSA (Hospital Broadcasting Service Ayrshire) to sort out some personal issues in my own life but I feel like now is as good a time as any to talk about HBSA and maybe even recruit some passionate would be radio presenters to take my place. Okay … Continue reading HBSA – A Call for Volunteers
West College Scotland: Minecraft as a Teaching Tool
In a culture that is in the habit of demonising video games and blaming them for the extreme and the dangerous elements of society it's always nice when something just relentlessly good comes from them as well. One such example happened at my very own Alma Mater, West College Scotland where they not only broke … Continue reading West College Scotland: Minecraft as a Teaching Tool
Welcome to the World of Cosplay
Cosplaying has become more and more mainstream over the past ten years or so, I can still remember how just a few years ago it would have been regarded as weird for people to leave the house dressed as their favourite video game character but fortunately those times are passing. Sure, you might still get … Continue reading Welcome to the World of Cosplay
Burns Mall Gaming Event
Today was a busy day for Kilmarnock town centre and for The Burns Mall, as they were host to a gaming event that took over several vacant spaces in the shopping centre from 11am until 3pm. There were plenty of things to do, and there was music, games and activities aplenty. Right in the middle … Continue reading Burns Mall Gaming Event
Farewell to Tackety Bit
I had the honour of being there for the closing of the Tackety Bit and it was with mixed feelings that I attended the event. At first I was happy to be attending another enjoyable night out at Tackety but I realised that when this night came to a close there wouldn't be another. But … Continue reading Farewell to Tackety Bit
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales – Movie Preview
Now I'll admit I wasn't mega excited by a new Pirates of the Caribbean movie after all it was a franchise based on a ride and this one in particular felt like a needless cash grab but despite that I was surprised consistently by this movie series.. but hey i'm still waiting for my Splash … Continue reading Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales – Movie Preview
Alien: Covenant – Movie Preview
Alien: Covenant is set to be released May 12 in the United Kingdom and May 19 in the United States. The film was directed by Ridley Scott and written by John Login and Dante Harper. It is a direct sequel to the 2012 film Prometheus which is the second instalment in the Alien prequel series … Continue reading Alien: Covenant – Movie Preview
Edinburgh Castle concerts Preview
So coming this July is another round of Edinburgh Castle Concerts, a series of events that having been taking place at the Castle for the last 16 years and has included appearance from the likes of Rod Stewart, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Olly Murs and Leonard Cohen. This year the lineup is equally excitement, … Continue reading Edinburgh Castle concerts Preview
Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics set to open at Kelvingrove Museum
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow is set to host Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics from 1st April to 1st October 2017. Personally I’m looking forward to this event because it's nice to see comic books which are often seen less as art and more as disposable entertainment receive some attention. In addition … Continue reading Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics set to open at Kelvingrove Museum
I hope you're all looking forward to Fynefest this year because it's shaping up to be a great event. It takes place between 2-4 June 2017 and it only costs £60 per person for a weekend full of good fun, good drink and good food. The tickets will be digital so make sure to print … Continue reading Fynefest Preview