ConnectiCon: A Much Needed Break From Reality

After a stressful week in the "real" world, Rebecca had a much needed geeky vacation at ConnectiCon. Read about how the kids and she spent a weekend at this multi-genre convention.

Connecticon Cosplay!

A glimpse of the wonderful cosplays at ConnectiCon last weekend.

5 Old School Car Games for Retro Road Tripping

Take a tech-free moment on the road to enjoy these retro family car trip games.

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.

Day Out With Thomas: 2014′s “Talking Thomas” and a Big Announcement

GeekMom Patricia chatted with a Day Out With Thomas engineer at the Strasburg Railroad about Thomas' new animatronic face!

Gearing Up For ConnectiCon

One of my favorite summer geeky conventions is ConnectiCon. Is it right for you and your family?

TMNT Weekends at Nickelodeon Suites Resort

If you're a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle fan, listen up! The Nickelodeon Suites Resort in Orlando, Florida is the place to be during the TMNT weekends.

Exhibit Celebrates Legacy of Disney Legend Mary Blair

The groundbreaking artist and Disney Legend gets an exhibit in her honor at Walt Disney Family Museum.

Celebrate Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary at the First Hello Kitty Con

Meet the first-ever Hello Kitty Con, with speakers, panels, workshops, shopping, and a tattoo shop. No, really!

Geeky Oxford—<em>26 Characters</em> and The Story Museum

A museum dedicated to reproducing favorite characters from children's stories? Yes, it exists. GeekMom Helen explores the 26 Characters exhibition at the Story Museum.