The Cost of Licensing a Birthday Party

A birthday party using licensed characters is no mean feat, as GeekMom Sarah found out while planning her son's Thomas themed party.

GeekMom 2013 Holiday Gift Guide: TOYS!

Toys that push, toys that inspire art, toys that look like famous geeky characters, and more!

HIT Entertainment’s 2013 Holiday Preview

HIT Entertainment was in New York City last week to preview their new Thomas the Tank Engine and Mike the Knight toys.

“Live” Maps of UK Railways to Aid Your Procrastination

A collection of maps at Train Times show the approximate real-time positions of trains on the London Underground and those at and surrounding many major UK stations.

Are You the Parent of a Train Geek? Throw a Birthday Party at a Tourist Railroad!

I almost didn’t post anything for Birthday Week. It wasn’t until GeekMom Kelly posted about banning the goody bags that I remembered a clever goody bag idea… which was in itself part of a wonderful ...

Back in our preschool years of parenting, my family spent a great deal of time with Walter Wick’s books. To be truthful, we spent a great deal of time with a great many books–almost universally those ...