GeekMom: Two Ways to Turn Old Cards Into New Art

We are more than halfway through January, and most all of the remnants of the past holiday season have been…

January 18, 2021

GeekMom: Post-Holiday Cleanup DIY: Upcycled Advent Calendar

The first two weeks of January a usually the time when our home is in post-Christmas and holiday season transition,…

January 12, 2021

GeekMom: 2021 One-Hit Wonder Goals

I have a hard time coming up with long-term goals to follow through with because it feels like they are…

December 30, 2020

GeekMom: How to Make a Lighted Rudolph Mask

While I strongly encourage you to stay at home as much as possible, most of us do need to go…

December 11, 2020

GeekMom: Six More Fandom-Inspired Cookbooks From Insight Editions

I’m a bit of a fan when it comes to a fandom-inspired cookbook, as evidenced by several of my previous…

December 9, 2020

GeekMom: Make a Retro Style Christmas Tree With Upcycled Toy Rings

I have been thinking of crafts and ideas to do with plastic toy rings for at least five years. Somehow,…

December 6, 2020

Make These “Colorful” Geeky Felt Friends in Simple Black and White

Putting together a simple geeky stocking stuffer during the holiday season, or homemade gift any time of the year, is…

December 24, 2017

A Beginner’s Guide to Grocery Store Gifting

You don't have to go far to find gifts that won't lie around unused or taking up space: give something…

December 5, 2017

A Beginner’s Guide to Grocery Store Gifting

Reading Time: 7 minutesBaby watermelon under the tree. Oh, and it’s very likely that the one behind the blue one…

December 5, 2017

Cars Land Inspired Halloween Decorations From Discount Store Finds

Cars Land Haul-O-Ween has given Radiator Springs a fun fall makeover. Recreate some of fun with inexpensive discount store finds.

October 30, 2017

Pair Eyewear Needs an S: It’s All About Multiple Pairs

Pair Eyewear is a new children's eyewear line with magnetic frames that let your child switch out colors and designs…

October 27, 2017

Make Your Own Creepy Fairy Skeleton Specimen

Turn those little plastic skeletons into a unique creepy Halloween display with this easy fairy skeleton specimen project.

October 22, 2017

‘Princess Bride’-Themed Recipes: Adventures in Instant Potting

Adventures in Instant Potting: GeekMoms Karen and Nivi join forces to bring you 'Princess Bride'-themed recipes to celebrate the 35th…

October 17, 2017

Spiffingly Easy DIY Tick and Arthur Costume Accessories

Everyone's favorite big blue parasitic arachnid, The Tick, joins GeekMom Lisa in making some easy costume and cosplay antennae and…

October 11, 2017

Glass Photo Plate Art Hack Inspired by ‘Wonder Woman’

An old photographic plate captured one of Wonder Woman's historic victories. Make your own glass image with this easy art…

October 3, 2017

Get Started 3D Printing Your Halloween Costume

Have a 3D printer but short on costume ideas? Let us help you get started!

October 3, 2017

Step Into the Galaxy With the Po-Zu ‘Star Wars’ Range

The new Po-Zu 'Star Wars' range contains a full line of officially-branded 'Star Wars' shoes for men, women, and children,…

September 26, 2017

Even Stealthier Stealth Cosplay: WWPPW?

My daughter has developed her own exercise in creativity and empathy (for fictional characters): ask yourself, WWPPW? What Would Pinky…

September 22, 2017

Make Your Own Hamilton Signature Shirt

Use our file to make your own custom Hamilton-signed goodies!

September 20, 2017

A Last-Minute Spider-Gwen Cake for the Decorating Deficient

GeekMom Lisa continues her attempts to become the world's most okay-ish cake artist with a fast easy Spider-Gwen cake idea.

September 12, 2017

Play Along With ‘Make: Musical Inventions’

Rebecca Angel and her two nieces had a great time testing out Kathy Ceceri's DIY instruments that are all together…

September 10, 2017

Road to Kickstarter 9: Can’t Let Fears Hold Me Back

Doing a Kickstarter can be scary, but is that a reason not to do it?

September 8, 2017

Wear Your Geekdom, Make New Friends

I don't know how it took me so long to figure this out: if people are advertising their love for…

August 30, 2017

This DIY Wonder Woman Slime Is Worthy of an Amazon Princess

Make this DIY Wonder Woman slime to save your kids from boredom.

August 28, 2017

We Are Knitters: Fiber Happiness in a Bag

We Are Knitters provides knitting and crochet kits with 100% natural materials and gorgeous yarn colors? Yes please!

August 28, 2017

Totally Groovy ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’ Back-To-School Crafts

Be ready to take on school, work, or any outlaw planet with these wicked '70s crafts inspired by 'Guardians of…

August 25, 2017

Solar Eclipse T-Shirts

It's not too late to make a shirt to celebrate the Solar Eclipse on Monday. Just use a plain shirt…

August 19, 2017

Be the Folk Artist: East Asian Sumi-e Painting

Practice the traditional Sumi-e brush stroke painting style with a project inspired by a favorite musician and their songs.

August 19, 2017

Road to Kickstarter 7: Update on Social Media and Catching My Breath

My online sites are a work in progress, and I am beginning to see light at the end of the…

August 18, 2017

Road to Kickstarter Part 6: The Kickstarter Video

If you haven't made a YouTube video before, be sure to give yourself time to learn the ropes for your…

August 11, 2017

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