Category Archives: Sherlock

Character Characteristics: Life as a Villain (aka Who are my INTJ fictional counterparts?)

We have recently started a series here on My Fangirl Life looking at personality types and the characteristics of fictional characters. I appropriately called it Character Characteristics. You can read all about the different type of Myers-Briggs personality types in Exploring Personality Traits. You can also take the test to find out your 4-letter code! I am an INTJ (Introverted – Intuitive –

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BAFTA 2015 – Britain’s Finest Actors on Display (and Happy Birthday Tom Hiddleston!)

Yesterday were the BAFTA Awards, a wonderful opportunity for us to appreciate everything that is British. I’ve previously mentioned my love for award shows and the BAFTAs are important for two reasons: 1. They’re a great predictor for what will happen at the Oscars and 2. they largely focus on British talent. While I am a big fan of all

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The Valentine Cards Fanboys & Fangirls Really Want

The countdown to Valentines Day continues (check out our Geeky Guide to Cliched Valentines Gifts here) and I am busily preparing Valentines to send to everyone important in my life. The problem is that the few fandom-centric packs of Valentines the stores do sell target very young audiences (such as My Little Pony, Disney or One Direction). You know, kids who would hand

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Last minute Gift Ideas for Your Fangirl (or Fanboy)

Well readers, we are getting deep into the thick of the holiday season. With just days left until Christmas you find yourself either relaxing in the festive glow of your Christmas tree whilst drinking eggnog or madly rushing about trying to finish you Christmas shopping. But what about that fanboy or fangirl on your list??? Maybe you’re a parent who

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