The Best of ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part Three’

The Best of ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part Three’

Image via Netflix. The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part Three from Netflix has now dropped, and we finally get to see Sabrina try to save Nick Scratch from Hell after he let himself get possessed by Sabrina’s actual father, the Dark Lord himself. For a run down of the previous seasons, you can find my… Read More

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Rewatching a Childhood Favorite With My Kids: The ‘Home Alone’ Movies

Rewatching a Childhood Favorite With My Kids: The ‘Home Alone’ Movies

<img data-attachment-id=”325566″ data-permalink=”https://geekmom.com/2019/12/rewatching-a-childhood-favorite-with-my-kids-the-home-alone-movies/homealonerewatch/” data-orig-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/12/homealonerewatch.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1″ data-orig-size=”1200,675″ data-comments-opened=”1″ data-image-meta=”{“aperture”:”0″,”credit”:””,”camera”:””,”caption”:””,”created_timestamp”:”0″,”copyright”:””,”focal_length”:”0″,”iso”:”0″,”shutter_speed”:”0″,”title”:””,”orientation”:”1″}” data-image-title=”homealonerewatch” data-image-description=” Macaulay Culkin in ‘Home Alone.’ Image via 20th Century Fox. ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/12/homealonerewatch.jpg?fit=600%2C338&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/12/homealonerewatch.jpg?fit=1000%2C563&ssl=1″ class=”wp-image-325566 size-full” src=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/12/homealonerewatch.jpg?resize=1200%2C675&ssl=1″ alt=”” width=”1200″ height=”675″ data-recalc-dims=”1″ />Macaulay Culkin in ‘Home Alone.’ Image via 20th Century Fox. – Read the Full Post on GeekMom Read More

Tabletop Review: Unicorn Dice from Metallic Dice Games

Tabletop Review: Unicorn Dice from Metallic Dice Games

Unicorn Dice from Metallic Dice Games. Photo by Elizabeth MacAndrew. Every Tabletop RPG Group has at least one hoarder of pretty/shiny/sparkly polyhedral dice. In my group’s current line up of players, I am most certainly that player and I have absolutely no shame about it, especially when it comes to Unicorn Dice. Between social media… Read More

Kickstarter Alert: “Oom-Pah!”

Kickstarter Alert: “Oom-Pah!”

There is a quote doing the digital rounds, where to learn a new skill requires 400 repetitions but if you learn through play, it only takes 10-20. I can’t find the official scientific research to back that one up but every teacher I have spoken to this year says it is true. And now I… Read More

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘Tremor’

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘Tremor’

There is something ultimately satisfying about mastering the elements and traversing across environmental disasters. Sure, it’s in the form of a board game but the sense of accomplishment is still there. Tremor is exactly all of that–with the added joy of smashing my opponents into the ravaged ground!! What is Tremor? Like many post-apocalyptic games… Read More

“Molly of Denali” and Indigenous Representation

“Molly of Denali” and Indigenous Representation

Reading Time: 2 minutes October 14, 2019 is dual in nature: While some may recognize it has Columbus Day (a US Federal Holiday to commemorate the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Americas in 1492), a growing number of people are choosing instead to celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day, recognising the significance of Indigenous cultural identity… Read More

Tabletop Review: ‘Tricky Druids’

Tabletop Review: ‘Tricky Druids’

Reading Time: 5 minutes ‘Tricky Druids’ from Pegasus Spiele. Photo by Elizabeth MacAndrew. I’m always on the look out for fun new tabletop games for kids especially since ours are in prime board age (five and eight). A number of game companies, like Pegasus Spiele, debuted new releases at Gen Con 2019 including offerings for… Read More

Tips For A Hobbit Day Movie Marathon and All 7 Hobbit Meals

Tips For A Hobbit Day Movie Marathon and All 7 Hobbit Meals

Reading Time: 5 minutes   All seven Hobbit meals for our movie marathon from a Sparkle Designs cutting board. Image by Missy Hayes. As I’m sure you know, Hobbit Day (Bilbo and Frodo’s birthday) is generally held to be September 22. Excitingly enough, that falls on a Sunday this year, which means it’s totally possible… Read More

12 Reasons Why You Will Love ‘Bluey’

12 Reasons Why You Will Love ‘Bluey’

Reading Time: 6 minutes Image provided by Ludo Studio I have been raving about Bluey to my fellow GeekMoms for over a month and with its premiere in the US this Monday, they will finally know what I am talking about!! Bluey is easily the best kids show on Australian TV!! Believe me, you are… Read More

Tabletop Review: Ice Cream Dice Grab Bags

Tabletop Review: Ice Cream Dice Grab Bags

Reading Time: 2 minutes Package from Ice Cream Dice. Photo by Elizabeth MacAndrew. I first became a tabletop role-playing gamer almost two decades ago when I was still in high school, and I’ve been obsessed with “shiny math rocks” ever since I first stepped into a local gaming store to pick up my starter set.… Read More

“Stranger Things: Six #1” Season Three Prelude

“Stranger Things: Six #1” Season Three Prelude

Reading Time: 4 minutes Stranger Things: Six #1 From MAJK’s Coffee Corner: Stranger Things: Six #1 whets the appetite of fans who eagerly await Stranger Things Season 3. If you are looking to find Will Byers, Mike, or Eleven in this comic, you’ll be disappointed. If you are interested in learning more about the program… Read More

Superman Day – “The Joe Shuster Story: The Artist Behind Superman”

Superman Day – “The Joe Shuster Story: The Artist Behind Superman”

Reading Time: 5 minutes <img data-attachment-id="319359" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2019/06/superman-day-joe-shuster-story/shusterstory/" data-orig-file="https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/06/shusterstory.jpg?fit=1200%2C680&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1200,680" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="shusterstory" data-image-description=" picture from cover of the joe shuster story ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/06/shusterstory.jpg?fit=600%2C340&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/06/shusterstory.jpg?fit=1000%2C567&ssl=1″ class=”size-large wp-image-319359″ src=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/06/shusterstory.jpg?resize=1000%2C567&ssl=1″ alt=”joe shuster story superman” width=”1000″ height=”567″ data-recalc-dims=”1″ />Image from the cover of ‘The Joe Shuster Story: The Artist Behind Superman”   June 12 is now known as “Superman… Read More

‘War of The Realms: Punisher #2’ The Food Fights Back

‘War of The Realms: Punisher #2’ The Food Fights Back

Reading Time: 4 minutes War of The Realms: Punisher #2 From MAJK’s Coffee Corner: War Of The Realms: Punisher #2 takes us on a harrowing trek through the Lincoln Tunnel led by Frank Castle (a.k.a The Punisher) and a band of violently conscripted convicts. The Punisher isn’t exactly a people person and his team building… Read More

Tabletop Review: ‘Fiery Dragons’ From HABA

Tabletop Review: ‘Fiery Dragons’ From HABA

Reading Time: 3 minutes ‘Fiery Dragons’ from HABA. Photo by Elizabeth MacAndrew. When you are looking at quality toy brands with recognizable names, you can’t go wrong with HABA. I previously reviewed Brandon the Brave from HABA in my quest to find games fun enough for a kid that is eight years old, but still… Read More

‘Young Mozart’ Composes Amazing Comic Strips

‘Young Mozart’ Composes Amazing Comic Strips

Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know that Mozart was seriously into poop? William Augel does. Young Mozart, the new comic from Humanoids, is part of their Life Drawn series. These books cover different historical figures through graphic art, creating accessible history for young adults – an age group that is typically pretty resistant to… Read More

Amazing Science: First Image of a Black Hole

Amazing Science: First Image of a Black Hole

Reading Time: 1 minute This is not the image of the black hole. Though it turns out to be not far off. (Image by Disney) Congratulations to the Event Horizon Telescope!! They have captured the first ever image of a black hole. In their words, we can now see the ‘unseeable’. Image provided by Event… Read More

‘Asgardians Of The Galaxy #7’ The Planet Is Not Fine

‘Asgardians Of The Galaxy #7’ The Planet Is Not Fine

Reading Time: 5 minutes Asgardians Of The Galaxy #7  From MAJK’s Coffee Corner  Asgardians of the Galaxy #7 is a solid entry into one of the most underrated comic series that’s tied into The War of The Realms. I feel like this series deserves better attention than it’s been getting. Now there is some argument… Read More