Ninja Dolls, Zombie Plants, and <em>Gloom</em>

Custom-made Halloween peg dolls, a plant that dies and comes back to life, and a game where you kill off your family to win!

How Ecological! A Review of <em>EcoFluxx</em>

EcoFluxx is one of the many games in Looney Labs’ line of Fluxx card games. GeekMom Melanie wonders, is it worth buying another Fluxx game?

Our Epic Family Road Trip to GenCon

We took our two girls with us on our annual trip to GenCon this year, and it was a whole new adventure.

Pirate Week: Gamin’ Like a Pirate

Avast! What will yer hearties be doin' to pass the time on deck September 19th? Idle pirates are a dangerous lot, so here are some suggestions fer gamin'.

Gaming for Kids: Dragon Con Kaleidoscope Track Game Tips for Families

Need some new ideas for gaming with the family? The Dragon Con Kaleidoscope track served up suggestions for both on- and offline gaming, and we're passing them on to you.

Tiny Hands Apps Puts the Joy of Learning in Toddlers’ Hands

As the mother of two kids in a very tech-connected geek household, apps are often on our minds. Which is why I’m so excited to share Tiny Hands Apps, our sponsor, with you. Our daughter, the youngest, is only two. ...

8 Current Favorite Family Games

So what are your family's current tabletop favorites? Here are a few choices from GeekMom Rebecca!

Giveaway: <em>Pokémon TCG: XY-Flashfire</em> Booster Box and Theme Decks!

GeekMom is giving away a Pokémon TCG: XY-Flashfire booster box and a pair of theme decks to one lucky reader!

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.

Test Your Geography Knowledge With Google SmartyPins

Play Google's new geography trivia game with Trivial-Pursuit-style questions.