Patricia Vollmer Patricia

Patricia Vollmer is a geeky meteorologist mother of two emerging geek sons, ages 9 & 11. She is currently teaching mathematics at the United States Air Force Academy. Patricia blogs about her family's military life at Ground Control to Major Mom. Home is always where the Air Force sends her family, which for now is in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Hobbies include running, playing her violin, needlecrafts and exploring the world with her boys.

Book Review: <em>Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo</em>

GeekMom Patricia lets you in on the beautiful hardcover book Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo, to hit bookstores and online retailers on October 14th.

Halloween 2014: Repurpose Jeans & Shoes for a Funny Trick

Repurpose your kids' old jeans and shoes for a funny Halloween "trick" for your yard.

Product Review: Oregon Scientific Weather@Home Bluetooth Weather Station

The Oregon Scientific Weather@Home station is an affordable geeky gift for anyone who might want to be more in tune with atmospheric conditions.

Memories of 9/11: A Military Member’s Perspective

Where we were in 9/11 have become such fixtures in our memories.

Giveaway: DisneyNature <em>Bears</em> Blu-Ray and iPad Air Cases

Enter for a chance to win a DisneyNature Bears combo prize pack: a copy of the Blu-ray and a limited-edition Bears iPad Air case.

Product Review: JBL Synchros E40BT Bluetooth Headphones

JBL's newest Bluetooth over-the-ear headphones offer wireless comfort in an office or commuter environment.

Race Review: The Color Fun Fest 5K

GeekMom Patricia experiences her first "color run"!

Product Review: Cuddle Clones Custom Stuffed Animals

GeekMom Patricia checks out Cuddle Clones, replica stuffed pets perfect for college kids and deployed military members.

Congratulations to the 2014 Fields Medal Winners

GeekMom recognizes the winners of the 2014 Fields Medal in mathematics.

Robin Williams, 1951-2014: GeekMoms Will Miss You.

We reflect on how Robin Williams has touched our hearts through his humor and versatile acting.