Elizabeth MacAndrew

Elizabeth MacAndrew didn't choose the geek life, it kicked down her front door and told her she was a Jedi. She lives in Arizona with her husband, two boys, two spoiled rescue dogs, and a ridiculous amount of Pop! Vinyls. Her favorite geeky hobbies include watching sci-fi/fantasy shows, tabletop gaming, and convincing herself that some day her reading pile won't be an entire bookcase.

Dear Moms, You Are Not the Only One Who Got a Guilt-Inducing/Embarrassing Mother’s Day Tribute

GeekMom Elizabeth reminds moms that plenty of us got guilt-inducing or embarrassing Mother's Day tributes.

May 15, 2021

How My Bullet Journal Helps Me Track and Manage My Anxiety

GeekMom Elizabeth discuses how she uses her bullet journal to track and manage her anxiety.

May 8, 2021

Tabletop RPG Review: Quest or Die in the ‘Onward’ Inspired ‘Quests of Yore’ RPG

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews The Op's 'Quests of Yore: Barley's Edition' Tabletop RPG inspired by Pixar's 'Onward.'

April 29, 2021

‘The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers’ Should Appeal to New and Old Fans Alike

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews the first two episodes of 'The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers' from Disney+.

April 8, 2021

I Truly Came to Appreciate Beverly Cleary As a Parent

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses the impact of Beverly Cleary on her family.

March 31, 2021

Building Puzzle Skills With ‘Dinosaurs in Space’ from Ravensburger

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews the new 'Dinosaurs in Space' puzzle from Ravensburger's 2021 collection.

March 18, 2021

‘WandaVision:’ A Journey in Loss, Grief, and Trauma

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses how meaningful Wanda's journey of trauma, loss, and grief in 'WandaVision' is.

March 11, 2021

Tabletop Review: ‘Stardew Valley: The Board Game’ Is a True Tribute to Its Source Material

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews 'Stardew Valley: The Board Game,' an adaption of the popular PC/console game from Cole Medeiros and ConcernedApe.

March 2, 2021

Dormi Dream Headphones Are My New Tool Against Anxiety

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses using Dormi Dream Headphones as an anxiety management tool.

February 21, 2021

What I Learned About My Mental Health One Year Into Therapy

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses her mental health journey for anxiety one year after starting therapy.

February 9, 2021

‘Smash Up: Marvel’ Has Added Earth’s Mightiest Heroes to the Game

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews the shufflebuilding game 'Smash Up: Marvel,' the newest addition to the 'Smash Up' series.

February 2, 2021

More Fun Regency Era Facts for Those Obsessed With Netflix’s ‘Bridgerton’

GeekMom Elizabeth shares a second round of Regency Era facts for fans of 'Bridgerton' on Netflix.

January 24, 2021

Tabletop Review: Build Your Way to Victory in ‘Whistle Mountain’

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews 'Whistle Mountain,' a resource management, tile laying, worker placing game from Bezier Games.

January 21, 2021

Fun Regency Era Facts for Those Obsessed With Netflix’s ‘Bridgerton’

GeekMom Elizabeth gives a little history lesson for people who have been introduced to Regency Romance via Netflix's 'Bridgerton.'

January 14, 2021

Sabrina Faces Down the Eldritch Terrors in ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 4’

GeekMom Elizabeth recaps and reviews Part 4 of 'The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' on Netflix.

January 4, 2021

Dear Parents, I Promise It’s Okay If You Didn’t Go All Out for the Holidays

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses that it's okay if your holiday celebrating got toned down this year.

December 24, 2020

Puzzle Culture’s Subscription Box Is Perfect for Puzzle Fans

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews the Fall "Skeleton Garden" subscription box from Puzzle Culture.

December 18, 2020

Tabletop Review: At Home Escape Room Fun With ‘EXIT: The Enchanted Forest’

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews 'EXIT: The Enchanted Forest,' an Escape Room-in-a-box from Kosmos Games.

December 10, 2020

Tabletop Review: Buy, Sell, and Swap Potion Ingredients in ‘Mystic Market’

GeekMom Elizabeth reviews buying and selling game 'Mystic Market' from ThinkFun.

December 3, 2020

Challenge Your Mind with ThinkFun’s New Pocket Brainteasers

GeekMom Elizabeth review ThinkFun's new Pocket Brainteasers.

November 23, 2020