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We Are All <em>The Bad Mother</em>

“I am a bad mother.” It’s a thought that has gone through all of our heads at least once, possibly daily. In the era of picture-perfect Pinterest parenting, the feelings of inadequacy come easily.

Between the Bookends: January 2015

This month's books include a look at the power of introverts, a mystery from J.J. Abrams, and a mysterious circus.

<em>Storytime</em> Magazine

Storytime is a new magazine for children and parents to share that aims to encourage reading and interaction with stories, but without any advertising or free plastic clutter.

DIY Mickey Mouse Wreath

This tutorial shows you how to cheaply make a Mickey Mouse wreath like the ones I saw on vacation at Walt Disney World.

GeekMom TableTop Games Quiz

To inspire you to think about giving games this holiday season, I've put together a quiz featuring some of the most popular games on the geek circuit.How many of them can you identify?

Between the Bookends: November 2014

As we leave behind Halloween and head inextricably forwards towards turkey, trimmings, and tinsel, the GeekMoms are still finding time to read. If you dare to join them this month you will find astronauts, ...

Baking Bad: Let’s Cook, B*tch!

It's pretty easy to come up with a funny concept for a novelty recipe book, especially when a show as iconic as Breaking Bad is your inspiration, but do the recipes actually work? I’ve spent the last week finding out.

Wolfblood is Supernatural for The Whole Family

You may not have heard of it yet, but Wolfblood is the hottest thing on British TV for tweens.

<em>Tsuro of the Seas</em>: More Strategy for Experienced Players

We look at the Tsuro sequel Tsuro of the Seas and the Veterans expansion that build on the original premise while adding in extra complications that more experienced gamers will appreciate.

DIY Star-Lord Infinity Orb

I needed Star-Lord’s Orb for a cosplay and put together this tutorial for anyone who wants to have a go at making one themselves.