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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

My lifelong dream finally came true. Okay, not lifelong, the park only opened in 2010. So for eight years I’ve been dreaming of visiting. It was everything I wished it would be! On our first day at Universal, we had some ticket trouble. Indy, the champion, went back to our hotel to get our travel… Continue reading The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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How To: Make Sorting Cupcakes

We’ve all seen many, many Harry Potter recipe videos and on Pinterest. When I celebrated #HarryPotterBookNight with some friends, I decided to make Sorting Cupcakes! I’m actually gluten intolerant, so I found a gluten free chocolate cupcake recipe on BBCGoodFood. Any cupcake recipe should work though. Ingredients: 250g Butter, At room temperature 250g Caster Sugar… Continue reading How To: Make Sorting Cupcakes

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Is Pottermore Right About Me?

I’m going to admit that I googled ‘book blog post ideas’ got this idea from Wonderfully Bookish. A post about your Pottermore sorting, including your Hogwarts and Illvermorny houses, wand, patronus etc. I’m not a huge Pottermore user, but I’ve got it. So for this post, I’ll be discussing my original sortings, patronus and wand… Continue reading Is Pottermore Right About Me?

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Characters Like Me

Hermione Granger from Harry Potter I think we’re all Hermione. She’s intelligent, logical, driven, enthusiastic, caring and loyal. I hope that I am those things. I always felt connected to Hermione, but who among us didn’t? Although I particularly identified with her hair. Described as bushy and growing sideways, my hair has always been something… Continue reading Characters Like Me

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Rereading Harry Potter as an Adult – Part 3

Well here we are, I finished the series! I’m so bummed I didn’t finish it before the end of June because that would have wrapped it up in three months but a week or so extra isn’t that bad. As this is part three of this little blog series, you can read part one here… Continue reading Rereading Harry Potter as an Adult – Part 3

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Rereading Harry Potter as an Adult – Part 2

This time round, I’ll be sharing thoughts I had while rereading Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. Read part 1, about the first three books here. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire When reading the descriptions of Bill and Charlie, for the first time, I… Continue reading Rereading Harry Potter as an Adult – Part 2