- Just Geeking By - Page 3 of 19 -
My Jewellery Box: Treasuring the MemoriesVideo GamesProduct Reviews


Hi there 🙂 So you’ve made it to my blog, either on purpose or by accident, and you now wish to know more about the blogger herself. You’ve already got my name; Heather. I’m a 30 year old woman originally from South East London and now residing near Glasgow, Scotland. Quite a big jump, eh? […]

Read More


The aim of this blog is to give an open and honest view point into the life of someone living with chronic illness,  disabilities and bad eyesight. Including reviews of products and tutorials is an important part of this because these are factors that most bloggers do not need to take into consideration. It’s all […]

Read More


Each month I will be interviewing someone from the online world. They could be someone creative, quirky, geeky or a fellow spoonie. I’m really not picky; the whole point of this is to open up dialogue, share with the world and if you wish, bring awareness to your work or a cause. So feel free […]

Read More


I offer free hosting for your blog at one of my domains, as a sub-domain (www.YOU.ruby-wings.net / www.ruby-wings.net/YOU/ ) or as a domain name that you have bought yourself. There are a some rules and requirements that are listed below, but otherwise, yes this is totally free of charge. Free hosting is ideal for people […]

Read More

Latest Posts

Magical March Photo-a-day #SelfieConfidence

February 26, 2017 | 1 Comment

I was invited to take part in a selfie a day challenge by Kayla of Epicfied for March and decided to give it a go. Selfies, or any photos of myself really, have become a very sore subject for me in recent years. Weight gain and suffering from Dermatillomania (compulsive sick picking) has made me […]

Read more »

10 + Lovely Small Business & Blogger Etsy Stores

February 25, 2017 | No Comments

I took a break last weekend as I was still polishing off the new blog theme and features, so this week I wanted to make a special Sharing Saturday. So I decided to get personal. As a part of Holiday Wishes I had offered to fulfil some wishes by promoting their etsy stores. I absolutely […]

Read more »

5 Geeky Expressions Only Your Friends Would Understand

February 24, 2017 | 4 Comments

When compiling this list I noticed a pattern; most of my geeky expressions come from gaming. There’s a few others that didn’t make the list, like referring to a crack in a wall for Whovians, but most are those that have come up in my years playing World of Warcraft.   I think this is […]

Read more »

Introducing Just Geeking By!

February 17, 2017 | 6 Comments

A few weeks ago I took a look at my blog and realised there was a problem; my name, my brand, blog title, whatever you want to call it. This blog has excited for several years, originally created as a narrative to my studies and then being relaunched last year. It has been roughly a […]

Read more »

Geek on the High Street [Geek on the High Street]

February 11, 2017 | No Comments

It’s that time again! The aim of Geek on the High Street is to find and highlight geeky products that can be found in normal high street stores. Unfortunately a lot of women’s clothes stores and department stores like Debenhams & M&S consider geeky stuff to be for men or children. So Geek on the […]

Read more »

5 Galentine’s Day Gifts Ideas [5 Fandom Friday]

February 10, 2017 | 1 Comment

  When I first saw this prompt I was like, huh?! I was not at all familar with the concept so had to look it up. “Oh it’s only the best day of the year. Every February 13th, my lady friends and I leave our husbands and our boyfriends at home, and we just come […]

Read more »

My To Be Read Pile [5 Fandom Friday]

February 7, 2017 | No Comments

My TBR pile is massive and has multiple parts. If you head over to my goodreads profile you can see my many bookshelves. I even have my TBR pile divided by whether they’re available at my two local libraries. So, yeah, this prompt was a pest! Narrowing it down to just 5 books was difficult, […]

Read more »

Word of the Year 2017: Treasure

February 6, 2017 | 4 Comments

The fact that is now almost a week into February tells you how well my year is going so far! January is always a messy month for me; something I’ve only just realised this year. It’s always a transitional and planning time, moving on from the old year and getting over the holidays. There’s usually […]

Read more »

10 Brilliant Song Collaborations [Sharing Saturday]

February 4, 2017 | No Comments

  One thing I tend to love in my music are collaborations, whether they’re full duets, songs with a snippet from another artist or ones with multiple artists. Over the years I’ve found quite a few that I love and here are some of my favourites! You can find a full playlist over on spotify […]

Read more »