Author Archives: MJ Sims

About MJ Sims

Single mom who plays Assassin's Creed for the exploration more than the killing.

10 Pinterest Boards All About Geeky Crafts

I love doing craft projects of all kinds. One of my favorites was a hat I crocheted for my son that looks like a creeper off Minecraft. There are a ton of different types of crafts out there, and I … Continue reading

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Sometimes I Wonder if Bipolar Disorder Should Qualify me for the Carpool Lane

My boyfriend likes to joke about my 10 different personalities. Usually I just laugh it off, but some weeks it really feels true. This was one of those weeks where I just could not find the personality I needed for … Continue reading

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Best Daughter Ever!

Yesterday one of the blogs my daughter follows on Tumblr held a contest for the person who is precious to you. They want stories about how lives can be changed by others. I thought I should tell my followers how … Continue reading

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Letting My Geek Flag Fly

When I first started dating, many moons ago, I used to try and change myself for each guy I went out with. I pretended to like heavy metal for a headbanger when I was a teenager. I spent over a … Continue reading

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Fun Fact Friday: This Crow Is Smarter Than Many People

The puzzle presented to the crow in the following video is more difficult than quite a few people I’ve met would be able to solve.

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Holiday Family Time

Out of respect for my kids and my family, I will be taking some time to celebrate with them and enjoy the holiday season. I have one post scheduled for Friday, then you won’t hear from me until January unless something … Continue reading

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Fun Fact Friday: Psychonauts 2 Could Really Happen!

According to this article on Gamespot, the much awaited (at least in my household) sequel to the much loved (again, my house is the guidepost for these figures) game Psychonauts is off to a promising start making over one third of … Continue reading

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Creating a Great 5e D&D Character: Part 1 Personality

Unlike video game RPG’s, tabletop RPG’s allow you to create your character in whatever order you want. If you’ve got a Player’s Handbook (PHB), you can read through the entire thing and create some pretty awesome characters. For most Dungeons … Continue reading

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Famous Quote Friday – “Against the Grain”

One of my favorite quotes from the Garth Brooks song “Against the Grain” speaks of standing out of the crowd in order to make a difference in the world. This is a lesson I’ve tried very hard to instill in … Continue reading

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Enjoy The Time You Have

I spent the evening with family and friends, enjoying their company and having fun over a wonderful meal. My mom, my kids, my boyfriend, and a friend of mine joined me for an early Thanksgiving dinner tonight. I was reminded … Continue reading

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