We all have a soft spot for a classic anime or two. My repertoire happens to include many old-school titles from the 90s and early 2000s. What can I say? I am drawn by that nostalgic art style and the feel-good storylines that send me back to a time where things felt just a little… Continue reading Why Cardcaptor Sakura Should Become an Anime Staple
Well it has definitely been a minute since I've had a chance to write something. But I have a good excuse. Meet Matilda! Introducing the newest member of the 101Militia family, Matilda. We can't wait to raise her to be a little nerd like her mom and dad. Being on maternity leave has given me… Continue reading Boots on the Moon: A Space Force Review
Recently, my husband and I decided to start the series "Outlander." Outlander is a historical drama/science fiction series based on the series of novels by Diana Gabaldon. The show premiered in 2014 on Starz. Outlander follows the story of Claire Randall, a World War II nurse who time travels back to mid 1700s Scotland and… Continue reading We Love A Good Kilt: Outlander Season 1 Review
For a lot of my younger readers, I’m sure it is hard to think of the classic game series The Legend of Zelda as anything but the, well, classic game series. However, some might be a bit surprised to learn that there was an animated series that aired briefly on television, featuring 13 episodes of… Continue reading The Legend of Zelda… The Animated Series?
Hey all you cool cats and kittens! If you're like me, then you've run out of everything good to watch on Netflix. Last weekend my husband and I finally caved and gave into watching the Tiger King documentary series. At first I wasn't sure if I would be able to make it through all the… Continue reading Mullets, Tigers, and Meth – Or, New Inspiration for D&D Characters
I grew up in a small, very white, very conservative town in Illinois. Most kids in my class had parents who were farmers and for whatever reason would proudly wave the confederate flag in their yards or on their vehicles. Not many of my friends were interested in the same things I was while growing… Continue reading In Every Generation, There is a Chosen One
Ah, love is in the air! You know what that means… a new generation of little geeks and nerds are being brought into the world! I don’t know about you guys, but 2020 is an especially exciting year for me because my brother and sister-in-law are having their first baby this summer - and they… Continue reading 12 Of The Best Nerdy Baby Shower Gifts Found On Amazon
This past December the first season of The Witcher was finally released on Netflix, and there’s no denying it: it's a hit. It's a wild, fun, breathtaking ride through a world of magic and monsters that, admittedly, I binged my way through in two days.