Happy Chinese and a Movie

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There was no Christmas tree in our house. There were no stockings, and Santa never came down the chimney. This is how I grew up. 7% of Americans do not celebrate Christmas. That includes members of many religions (including some Christians) and other Americans for whom, for whatever reason, it’s just not a holiday.

Star Wars Costumes: The Original Trilogy

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Peruse the intricate, beautiful, and interesting costumes of the original trilogy of Star Wars. Interviews, explanations, photographs, and concept art take us on a tour of how this aspect of the movies was put together.

GeekMom Video Playlist

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Dr. Who and The Time Warp, the cutest little volcano, kids trying to figure out a 1980’s computer, and crossing Cyndi Lauper with Star Wars. It must be the monthly video playlist!

Which Lego Set Is Age Appropriate?

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Looking to start your child’s Lego adventure but not sure where to begin? GeekMom Sarah looks at the pros and cons of the new Lego Juniors line.