Coal not Dole: Women against Pit Closures @ Experience Barnsley

Being from Barnsley, anything to do with the miners strike becomes a punchline, an easy dig and a joke, and as the town ages, the true meaning and importance behind these events starts to get lost.  With this year being…

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International Tabletop Day: 5 of my favourite board games for non-gamers

International Tabletop Day: 5 of my favourite board games for non-gamers

I hadn’t planned on posting today but I just found out it’s International Tabletop Day, and as a self obsessed tabletop geek I am ashamed at myself for not knowing this sooner!  There are few things I …
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Favorite Songs and Lyrics #8

Favorite Songs and Lyrics #8

It’s been forever since I have done one of these!  Let’s add some music back into our lives!                                       &…
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Books of 2013: Part 1

Books of 2013: Part 1

So here’s a new feature I’ve had in mind for a while, I’ve been unemployed for a large part of this year and as such I’ve done a lot of reading.  So I decided that …
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Kariss Visits: The Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Kariss Visits: The Museum of Lincolnshire Life

A few weeks ago I was visiting friends in Lincoln when for a change we decided to visit The Museum of Lincolnshire Life.  Despite having lived in Lincoln for 6 years I’d somehow never visited.  It’s a …
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