I was pleased to have received a sampling of Hasbro’s latest addition to the building-brick genre: KRE-O Transformers.  We received a Bumblebee 75-piece set and Kreon minifigure in mid-October, both of which ...

Happy National Weatherman’s Day!

Today is National Weatherman’s Day! I’m sure that now the gears in your head are turning. Perhaps the date choice has even prompted a question or two. Such as “Why not February 2nd, when weather ...

GeekMom Holiday Gift Guide #6: Grown-Ups

Regardless of what holidays you celebrate, the end-of-year festivities are right around the corner. If you choose to purchase gifts online, you need to order then in advance to allow for shipping time, backorders, ...

12 Days of Awesomely Geeky Gifts: Telegraph and Lightbulb Kits from Harris Educational

While it’s always great to meet geeks from around the nation, and the globe, I always find it thrilling to connect with local geeks doing amazing things. North Carolina-based Harris Educational is one of those ...

12 Days of Awesomely Geeky Gifts: Battle Ops Bumblebee Transformer

In my day, Transformers were these little itty bitty things. And they weren’t just plastic, they were metal. They were awesome, of course, and were one of the toys that definitely defined my childhood. But ...

GeekMom Holiday Gift Guide #5: Toys For Most Any Age, Including Grown-Ups

Regardless of what holidays you celebrate, the end-of-year festivities are right around the corner. If you choose to purchase gifts online, you need to order then in advance to allow for shipping time, backorders, ...

GeekMom Holiday Gift Guide #3: Small Kids

Regardless of what holidays you celebrate, the end-of-year festivities are right around the corner. If you choose to purchase gifts online, you need to order then in advance to allow for shipping time, backorders, ...