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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.

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.

Product Review: JBL Synchros In-Ear Headphones

Check out JBL's newest in-ear headphones in their Synchros series.

Product Review: Oregon Scientific Grill Right Bluetooth Thermometer & Mobile App

Read about GeekMom Patricia's adventure with a Bluetooth-enabled grill thermometer.

When Geeks Go on Vacation: The Grand Canyon

It goes without saying that the Grand Canyon is educational. GeekMom Patricia shares some of the well-known (and lesser-known) ways to share the experience with your kids.

<em>The Simpsons</em> Fans, Unite! FXX Announces Online “Simpsons World”

Fox announced the complete The Simpsons series will be available through the FXNOW website and app for network subscribers starting in August.

The Latest from Nerf’s Zombie Strike: Review & Giveaway!

GeekMom Patricia shows us how to be prepared for the zombie apocalypse with the latest offerings from the Nerf Zombie Strike Blaster line.