Nicole Wakelin

Nicole has her own blog, Total Fan Girl and hosts a segment on The D6 Generation gaming podcast. She's a contributor to Nerd Approved, Fashionably Geek and That's Nerdalicious. She also geeks-out over cars as Senior Editor at The Fast Lane Car . In her spare time, she's Mom to two geek girls and teaches them all the important things in life like Han shot first, vampires don't sparkle and always carry a towel.

Giveaway: Product Protection Is Now SIMPLR™ Than Ever

Protecting production just got easy thanks to SIMPLR™ product protection plans for all your prized possessions.

Kick-Butt Disney Princess Cosplay, No Princes Needed, Thank You Very Much

These Disney princess cosplayers are tough enough to save the whole land from evil!

Watch Robert Downey Jr. take the #IceBucketCallenge, shirtless in a pool no less, and check out who gets the honor of dumping the ice on his head.

Giveaway: <em>Pokémon TCG: XY-Flashfire</em> Booster Box and Theme Decks!

GeekMom is giving away a Pokémon TCG: XY-Flashfire booster box and a pair of theme decks to one lucky reader!

<em>Guardians of the Galaxy</em> Trailer Gets Lego Treatment [Video]

This Lego version of the "Guardians of the Galaxy" trailer is so good, it'll make you want to see the movie again. As if you actually needed a reason.

Crupcakes? I Know What I’m Baking Today!

What is a crupcake? It's part cupcake, part croissant. I know, right?! How can these two things not go well together and why didn't someone think of doing this sooner?

Ford Tackles Big Data And How It Can Improve Our Lives

The annual Ford Trend conference tackled the issue of data collection and how companies use that data to improve customer interactions.

Bumblebee and KITT Rings Custom Made For Geeks Like Us

I worked with the talented team at CustomMade to design my own jewelry, and now Bumblebee and KITT have come to life as two beautiful rings!

You Can Now Rent Your Favorite Lego Sets

If your kids want every Lego set ever made but you don't have the money or the room, try renting a set instead!

Cruisin’ Alabama in the 2015 Hyundai Sonata

I spent some time behind the wheel of the 2015 Hyundai Sonata at its launch in Montgomery, Alabama and got to know the car, and Hyundai, a little better.