So I’m Turning 30 This Month…

I'm turning 30 in a couple weeks. I know that, according to most movies and TV shows I've seen, this should fill me with fear, dread, and more than anything, make me feel old. But I've got to be honest: I'm pretty stoked to turn 30. Sure, no one likes getting old, and I've been … Continue reading So I’m Turning 30 This Month…

International Women’s Day: To the Women Who Inspired Me

It's International Women's Day, so in honor of this day celebrating girl-power and badass women doing amazing things, I wanted to highlight the women who have inspired me. While I thought about doing a post highlighting some of my favorites from movies, books, and television, I decided instead to focus on those real-life women who … Continue reading International Women’s Day: To the Women Who Inspired Me

It’s Totally a Real Job: Geek Girl Brunch Founders

I'm back with some more amazing, geeky girlbosses! Last week we talked with the fabulous, Geekie Award-winning fashion blogger, Melificent, and this week we're talking with the founders of Geek Girl Brunch, Jamila, Rachel, and Yissel. GGB has completely exploded recently, with chapters opening up around the world for geeky women to come together, enjoy … Continue reading It’s Totally a Real Job: Geek Girl Brunch Founders

It’s Totally a Real Job: Melificent, Blogger

I've gotten to meet some amazing women since I've started blogging, and one of the coolest women I've had the pleasure of interacting with is the lovely Meli from Melificent.com. Meli has managed to create a blog that celebrates her favorite forms of fandom and geekery, but she also brings her signature style in with … Continue reading It’s Totally a Real Job: Melificent, Blogger

Introducing “It’s Totally a Real Job”

When I was a kid, I had a dream of being an actor. When my obsession with the Mission Impossible franchise started, I was certain that I would be the first kid actor to be on the franchise...as the youngest villain the IMF had ever seen. It was going to be awesome. I was certain … Continue reading Introducing “It’s Totally a Real Job”

Women in Geek: Catrina Dennis

For the past month, I've been featuring women working in various geeky professions here on my blog. If you've missed any, you can find them all here. It's been an awesome month, and I've loved getting to talk to so many amazing women doing cool things in their corner of geekery. Alas, I'm going to be giving … Continue reading Women in Geek: Catrina Dennis

Women in Geek: Kat Miller

 I'm talking with Kat Miller the Creative and Marketing Director at MuggleNet today! I'm so excited to feature her on the blog and give a glimpse into the life of someone who gets to actually have a paying job that is dedicated to Harry Potter. Ah-mazing. Remember to go here to check out the other Women … Continue reading Women in Geek: Kat Miller

Women in Geek: Tiffany Wangerin

I've not been shy around here about my desire to cosplay, and I've also not been shy about my complete inability to do so. So I am so incredibly excited to be able to bring an actual, real, amazing cosplayer here to the site for my Women in Geek series, since, apparently, obtaining a red … Continue reading Women in Geek: Tiffany Wangerin

Women in Geek: Vicky Connolly

 In today's Women in Geek interview, I'm talking with Vicky Connolly! Vicky works at Escape Velocity Comics, and she's actually one of the women on the Denver Comic Con panel that inspired this series. I've been interviewing women in a ton of different geeky lines of work, so if you've missed out on my interviews … Continue reading Women in Geek: Vicky Connolly

Women in Geek: Megan Gotch

  I'm a part of a great Google+ group called Female Geek Bloggers, and through that group I was able to meet the amazing Megan Gotch, aka The Nerdy Girlie. Megan's a great geek blogger, and her top-notch SDCC coverage can almost make it better for those who couldn't be there...almost.  Check out Megan's interview, and if … Continue reading Women in Geek: Megan Gotch