Current Comic I Love: The Mighty Thor

Before I begin to gush, I would like to thank dePepi of depepi.com for creating such a cute blogging prompt. dePepi has come up with a great way to brainstorm blog post ideas through the use of story cubes, which she will reveal weekly to help anyone riding dat blogging struggle bus. This week’s prompt…

How Your Valentine’s Day Might Go Down in 10 Gifs

Valentine’s Day is pretty cool. You get some chocolates, maybe some flowers, and at the end of the day you get treated to a nice meal. Pretty good gig, huh? Well, not all the time. Sometimes, shit happens on Valentine’s Day. This shit may be sad, disappointing, or just plain crazy. Either way, it’s going…

Alibi Mad Libs: Valentine’s Day Edition

I love Valentine’s Day. It’s a nice little bright spot in the gloomy winter months. Being single, I’m not embittered by the whole “Day of Love” shtick. However, there is a lot of pressure placed on the single masses–just like Thanksgiving. If you’ve ever been put in an awkward situation due to your single status on Valentine’s Day,…

The X-Files through Virgin Eyes: My Reaction to the New Season

Let me preface this post by saying that, yes, I have never seen The X-Files. As a kid, I thought it was scary, and this thought carried over into adulthood. But, I figured that I would give it a shot by watching the premiere of the miniseries.  Now, let me supplement that preface by saying…

Let’s Talk about that Wonder Woman Teaser Trailer

Earlier this week, while people were peeing themselves over the Suicide Squad trailer, I was peeing myself over the Wonder Woman teaser footage. Please note: I did NOT actually pee myself. Just making sure we’re clear here. If you haven’t seen it yet, then prepare to pee your pants, too: Doesn’t that look awesome?? Okay, let’s break this down….

Nerding Out: Already Preparing for C2E2

As some of you Nerds may know, my go-to convention is C2E2 (Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo). I adore C2E2; my friends and I lovingly refer to it as “Nerd Prom.” This year, we will be celebrating our fourth year in attendance, and I could not be MORE FREAKING EXCITED. Pardon my outburst. I am quite…

Hold on to Your Heroes

Yesterday morning, I checked my phone only to realize that I had about 15 messages waiting for response. One of those messages came from my mom, who wrote, “You’re going to be really sad when you watch the news today.” Other messages were from my friends checking up on me,with their messages based on this…

Happy Blogiversary, Nerd•ily!

Well, here we are! One year older, and one year wiser. Where has the time gone? There are so many amazing things to think about in regards to this milestone, but I guess I’ll start with the most important fact: I love writing for this blog. Originally, though, I never thought I would. As I…

Nerd•ily’s Niceties of 2015

With the site’s anniversary fast approaching, I thought I would take a look back at what we’ve accomplished here on Nerd•ily. From DIYs, to long reads, to reviews, there was a lot to sift through. But, there are a few gems in the large pile I’ve collected over one year of blogging. Below, you’ll find…

How to Prepare for The Force Awakens Premiere

So, here we are. After waiting for months since the first teaser trailer’s debut, we will finally be graced by Lord Abrams’s good graces. We shall finally witness the glory that is The Force Awakens this Friday, when it premieres across the country. Except, I didn’t get a ticket for the premiere on Friday. Whoops.  I’ll…