Gift ideas for Geek Moms


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You know, GeekDads — you’re not the only ones into gadgets and cool toys. Granted, most of us will see right through “But I thought you really wanted your own Wii remote and nunchuck set!” But a decent proportion of us wouldn’t mind a little something geeky of our own.

Adrienne of Baby Toolkit has put together a lovely gift guide for Geek Moms. While many of her suggestions will please non-geeky moms as well, read this quote and tell me she doesn’t know what she’s talking about:

Well, she wouldn’t really be a geek if she didn’t have the crow-like predisposition for carrying shiny things home. For your geek mama, there may be a piece of electronica just calling her name. You know her better than we do, but don’t go too quotidian and don’t venture too far into 1.0 territory if she doesn’t have time for debugging.

Asha Dornfest is a guest GeekMom and the publisher of Parent Hacks.

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