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

Geek in Orlando: Gaylord Palms ICE!

At a chilly 9 degrees, ICE! at Gaylord Palms is the coolest attraction in Florida.

December 18, 2017

A Geek In Orlando: Top Five Reasons to Visit Madam Tussauds

Dakster gives her top 5 reasons you should check out Madam Tussauds in Orlando, Florida.

November 20, 2017

Geek in Orlando: Top 5 Reasons to Visit the Orlando Eye Attraction

Dakster checks out the Orlando Eye and gives her reasons and tips for visiting the attraction.

November 17, 2017

Happy 35th Birthday EPCOT: Our Favorite Memories

As EPCOT turns 35, the GeekMoms have been reminiscing about our favorite memories of one of the world's most unique…

October 1, 2017

Revisit EPCOT’s Past With 12 Videos of Lost Attractions

Pop on some Mickey Mouse ears, grab yourself some snacks, and settle in for a nostalgic trip to the EPCOT…

October 1, 2017

Mirrors and Windows in the World Showcase

EPCOT's World Showcase: an immersive way to learn about world cultures, from the very-different-from-you to the things you have in…

October 1, 2017

EPCOT: The Past, Present, and Future of a Unique Theme Park

With Disney's EPCOT theme park celebrating its 35th birthday today, it's time to take a look at the park's past,…

October 1, 2017

Universal Studios’ Race Through New York Adds Extra to Tour of NYC

Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon is great, but nothing beats the Hogwarts Express at Universal Studios Florida.

August 11, 2017

Meow Wolf: Multiverse, Mystery, and Maker’s Paradise

Take a step through the many dimensions of Meow Wolf's permanent immersive installation, and amalgam of creativity, House of Eternal…

July 28, 2017

Procrastination Destination: Armchair Travelin’

Go on vacation! Not happening? Then take a short break and have fun with videos, songs, and stories about the…

June 17, 2017

MegaCon 2017: We Came. We Saw. We Cosplayed.

MegaCon 2017: We Came. We Saw. We Cosplayed.

June 14, 2017

Get Ready to Travel Through The Summer

Discover new items we think you need in your travel bag.

June 8, 2017

H20 Voyager 180 Full Face Snorkel Mask, GoPro Edition

One piece snorkel mask takes the anxiety out of snorkeling.

May 31, 2017

5 Must-See Artifacts in ‘The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited’

The exhibit is making its first stop at Seattle's Museum of Pop Culture, and it's an inspirational, celebrational, and Muppetational…

May 19, 2017

LEGOLAND Beach Retreat—Built for Kids

LEGOLAND Beach Retreat at LEGOLAND Florida is a fun getaway built for kids.

May 3, 2017

“Follow the Spiders”: GeekMom Enters the Forbidden Forest

Today, The Forbidden Forest officially opens its gates to the public. Last week we were able to take an early…

March 31, 2017

The Tale of My Spring Break Breaking Point

How my kids' outlook on fun helped me see the good times in a terrible, awful, no-good, very bad spring…

March 30, 2017

Travel In ‘Star Wars’ Style

Unfortunately, this luggage won't take you to a galaxy far, far, away but it is cool to take on your…

March 30, 2017

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame Celebrates 20 Years With a New Exhibit

This month the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame gets its own permanent exhibit with some amazing artifacts.

March 3, 2017

ICYMI: GeekMom Goes Toy Fair Live at 23 Booths

GeekMom Karen takes you through a categorized listing, complete with Facebook Live videos, of 23 cool booths from Toy Fair…

February 26, 2017

Florida Renaissance Festival: Pirate Wieners and More!

Florida Ren Fest is the place to go if you want a taste of the renaissance but with fried Oreos.

February 15, 2017

Fantastic New York City Sites and Where to Find Them

Natalie shares some secrets to where you can still catch glimpses of 1920s New York City, as seen in 'Fantastic…

January 30, 2017

Florida Renaissance Festival – 25 Years of Fun

Celebrate the Renaissance at the Florida Renaissance Festival.

January 29, 2017

Our B-17 Weekend: Time Travel Does Exist

How a quick trip to look at an vintage aircraft turned into a weekend of time traveling.

January 28, 2017

Visit the Forbidden Forest at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London

From March 31st, guests will be able to step into the Forbidden Forest on their trip to the Warner Bros.…

January 27, 2017

Santa’s Village: Leveling Up Christmas

Santa's Village is the perfect holiday theme park.

December 8, 2016

GeekMom Visits Hogwarts in the Snow

Hogwarts in the Snow is a Christmas/winter overlay applied each year to the Studio Tour. Last week, I was invited…

December 3, 2016

It’s ICE!, Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown glistens in Gaylord Palms ICE! this year.

December 2, 2016

You Never Outgrow the Children’s Museum (of Pittsburgh)

A GeekMom takes her 9- and 7-year-olds to the Children's Museum where she used to work, and discovers that even…

September 9, 2016

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