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: <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.

Lenmar Mutant 20,800 Battery Pack: The Ultimate Charger For Tablets And Phones [Review]

The Lenmar Mutant external battery with its 20,800 mAh lithium-ion battery and four USB ports is the must-have battery pack for this summer's family adventures.

Share Pictures With Donate a Photo, Help Worthy Causes

Sharing photos online has become the norm for most of us, and now when you share those photos you can also help a worthy cause with the Donate a Photo app.

Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab Takes on Kelly Sue DeConnick’s <em>Pretty Deadly</em>

Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab is known for the incredible scents it creates to evoke the characters and locations of all your favorite fandoms with its latest creations evoking the characters from Kelly Sue DeConnick's ...