Girls’ Weekend Out: GeekGirlCon 2014

GeekMom Cathe, and her Dancing Baby Groot daughter, dove into GeekGirlCon 2014 for a mother-daughter weekend.

<em>This Book Just Ate My Dog!</em>

Interactive and silly, This Book Just Ate My Dog! will be a winner for a younger read aloud.

GeekMom: Comic Book Corner — Power Ponies, <em>Lumberjanes</em>, and <em>Doctor Who</em>

Happy new comic book release day! This week we dive into My Little Pony: Power Ponies, Doctor Who, and the Lumberjanes.

Between the Bookends: October 2014

It's Halloween season and the GeekMoms have been reading some surreal and spooky books to prepare, as well as our usual varied choices. Check out this month's Bookends for Floridian sci-fi, WWII France, a C. S. ...

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.

Fund This! Cubee, TinyScreen, MotherCoders, Axent Wear Cat Headphones, and Dollhouses!

GeekMom Samantha Cook finds modern acrylic photo cubes, a tiny OLED screen, a program to help women enter the tech industry, cat ear headphones, and gorgeous heirloom dollhouses in the latest edition of Fund This!

5 Marvelous Merchants at GeekGirlCon 2014

Here are some of the marvelous merchants at GeekGirlCon 2014 that really stood out for their wonderful wares.

Coming to Terms With <em>The Aesthetic Brain</em>

While men across cultures prefer women with “some baby-like features,” they also look for high cheekbones and narrow jaws in their partners, because while youth equates with health, too much youth could indicate ...

16 Ways for <em>Twin Peaks</em> Fans to Fill Their Time Until 2016

“Every day, once a day, give yourself a present. Don't plan it. Don't wait for it. Just let it happen.” Yesterday Twin Peaks fans got a long-awaited present in the announcement of nine new episodes scheduled for ...

Cory Doctorow Talks About His Graphic Novel, <em>IRL</em>

GeekMom Melanie talks to Cory Doctorow, author of such books as Little Brother, Makers, and Rapture of the Nerds, and co-editor of Boing Boing, about his upcoming graphic novel, IRL (In Real Life).