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.

Cosplay, Conformity, and Funky Tights

Am I too old to cosplay? But we're all cosplaying in our everyday lives, so what's the big deal?

Win a Free Costume Up To $75 From Costume Super Center!

Enter to win the costume of your choice valued up to $75 from CostumeSuperCenter just in time for con season, or to be ready early for Halloween!

<em>Downton Abbey</em> Costumes Coming to Delaware’s Winterthur Museum

The Costumes of Downton Abbey exhibit will open in Wilmington, Delaware, on March 1, 2014.

How to Geek a 5K

Last weekend I ran my second 5k. The first time, three years ago, I ran by myself. This time I ran it with one of my best friends, which made the race even better. Know what will make it superb next year? Costumes.

Science Pin-Ups!

I went to a bachelorette party that involved doing vintage pin-up makeovers. I paired them with science!

Coney Island Mermaid Parade 2013

Despite damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, a successful Kickstarter campaign ensure the Coney Island Mermaid Parade would go on. Check out the photos from last weekend!

Since making their first cape in January of 2013, the folks behind Tiny Superheroes have made 500 capes for sick and disabled children. This Indiegogo campaign will help raise money to make and distribute 1,500 more ...

My Daughter the Mermaid

Last summer, my then ten-year-old daughter made a mermaid tail. She's got a bit of an obsession with mermaids.

This Week With the GeekMoms

See what our GeekMom writers are up to this week.