GeekMom: Votes for Women: Happy 100th Anniversary, 19th Amendment!

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution. Though it was…

August 18, 2020

GeekMom: Soldiers in Petticoats: 100 Years of Voting Rights

My earliest encounter with the Suffragettes was probably the same as everyone else my age, Winifred Banks singing “Sister Suffragette”…

August 18, 2020

GeekMom: The Saga Continues: ‘Poe Dameron: Free Fall’ by Alex Segura

When Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker was released last year, one line of dialogue that raised a…

August 18, 2020

GeekMom: National Parks and Other Places to Visit From Your Book Shelf

Last summer my family and I took a road trip from Maine to Wisconsin. We stopped at Niagara Falls (the…

August 17, 2020

GeekMom: Be the Artist: The Art of the Road Sign

The design element of road signs is very simple. What would signs in other worlds look like? All images: Lisa…

August 16, 2020

GeekMom: Hybrid Engine Issues? These Four Tips Can Save You Big Money

This post was sponsored by CarBrain. The most recognized hybrid car in the world is the Toyota Prius in all…

August 13, 2020

GeekMom: Snap Happy With the MyFirst Camera Insta2

I don’t recall when I received my first camera as a child. I know that when I would track my…

August 12, 2020

Geek Daily Deals August 5 2020: USB-Rechargeable LED Emergency Lantern for $31

Have all the light you need in an emergency, or just for working around  your house with this rechargeable LED…

August 6, 2020

‘Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: Traveler’s Guide to Batuu’: A Guidebook for the Star Wars Traveler at Heart

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: Traveler’s Guide to Batuu Image: Becker & Mayer BooksIn 2019, Disney opened Galaxy’s Edge in both…

August 6, 2020

Are We Done Yet? – ‘Geekasaurus’

I know what you’re probably thinking. It’s been a LONG TIME since there has been a dinosaur comic. What the…

August 6, 2020

‘Banana Tail and The Checkerboard Jungle’ by Mark McKenna: A Fun Children’s Adventure.

‘Banana Tail and The Checkered Jungle’ Image: Mark McKennaBanana Tail is a fun-loving story about a mischievous monkey and his…

August 6, 2020

Geek Daily Deals August 4 2020: Amazon Essentials Home Office Supplies Sale!

Get your home office or school zone in shape with this sale on Amazon Essentials supplies; get a shredder for…

August 5, 2020

The Hargreeves Almost End the World Again in ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Season Two

Image via Netflix.Playing with time is messy. Fixing time without causing more problems is even messier. When the people fixing…

August 5, 2020

‘Cinderella Is Dead’ by Kalynn Bayron, LGBTQ YA Fantasy With a Twist

Cinderella Is Dead, Cover Image Bloomsbury, Author Image Kalynn Bayron, Background Image by DarkWorkX from PixabayPlease note: This post contains…

August 5, 2020

Geek Daily Deals August 3 2020: Skoozy STEM Peg Board Stacking Toy for $16

Give your toddler hours of stimulating play with the Skoozy peg board sorting toy set for just $16! Skoolzy Peg…

August 4, 2020

GeekMom Review: ‘Jungle Cruise: A Voyage of Mystery and Misfortune’

All Images: Sarah PinaultAs a lifelong Disney junkie, it has been one of the great joys in my life that…

August 4, 2020

Lokai Bracelets: Bringing the Disney Magic

Lokai – Disney Line Image: LokaiLokai bracelets are one of my new favorite accessories. Their beach vibe goes with anything…

August 4, 2020

Be the Artist: The Movie Poster Designs of Saul Bass

Graphic designer Saul Bass knew how to show a complicated story with a simple image. Use Bass’s style to tell a…

August 3, 2020

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in July 2020

Between the Bookends, Image: Sophie BrownIn this month’s Between the Bookends, Sophie, Sarah, and Anika share eight books they have…

August 2, 2020

Geek Daily Deals July 31 2020: 16-Pack of Energizer AA Rechargeable Batteries for $34

Go greener and equip all our household gadgets with these rechargeable AA batteries from Energizer! Energizer Rechargeable AA Batteries: 16-Pack…

August 1, 2020

Mars Month: ‘Space 2069’ by David Whitehouse Book Review

Space 2069 Cover, Icon Books, Mars Image NASAThroughout July, GeekMom prepared for the launch of the Perseverance rover with Mars…

August 1, 2020

Geek Daily Deals July 29 2020: Big Sale on Craftsman Tools – 30% Off and More!

Working from home? Get some household projects done with this big sale on Craftsman tools! SEE ALL THE DEALS! CRAFTSMAN…

July 31, 2020

Word Wednesday: The ‘Alfie Fleet’ Series

The 'Alfie Fleet' series by Martin Howard and Chris Mould are hilariously funny and filled with memorable characters with enormous…

July 29, 2020

Mars Month: Make Your Own Carl Sagan-Inspired Mars Jars for Under $5

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July 22, 2020

Mars Month: Build Your Own Cardboard Telescope Kit

20Build Your Own Cardboard Telescope, Box Image Build Your Own Kits, Mars Image NASAThroughout July, GeekMom is preparing for the…

July 20, 2020

Mars Month: Build a Rover with Remote Control Machines: Space Explorers

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July 15, 2020

Epson Photo XP-8600 Review: This Is The Photo Printer You Are Looking For

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July 1, 2020

‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’ to the Rescue!

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June 24, 2020

PAX Aust + PAX West = PAX Online 2020

  We all knew it was coming but the news was finally made official on June 16: PAX Aust and…

June 17, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Free to Be Me’ Journal by Dom&Ink

The 'Free to Be Me' journal is a fabulous, 192-page journal that is ideal for anyone who wants to explore…

June 15, 2020

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