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School Is About to Start Again and I’m Not Sure I’m Ready for It

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses pandemic fatigue as another not-quite-normal school year starts again.

July 17, 2021

The Man, The Show, The Monster: ‘Monsters at Work’ With Ben Feldman

Another monstrous hit from Disney as we dive deeper into the world of Monsters Inc. GeekMom Sarah chats with actor…

July 7, 2021

An Interview With LEGO Brickmaster and Artist Nathan Sawaya

As we start rolling towards the end of the second season of 'LEGO Masters,' we supplement our first interview with…

July 6, 2021

Taking Sports Mom to a New Level: I Joined My Kid’s Taekwon-Do School

The beginning of June marks the early end of summer vacation in our area, and with the school year done,…

July 3, 2021

Speaking in the Vernacular…Colloquially of Course

Twenty years into life in the US, GeekMom Sarah still finds British words to confuse and entertain her family.

June 28, 2021

How I Learned That Vision Therapy Is an Option for Treating My Lazy Eye

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses learning that vision therapy can help with her lazy eye.

June 20, 2021

Mug-nificent Crafts, Presents, and Family Fun With the Cricut Mug Press

Released this Spring, the Cricut Mug Press holds the keys to the hobby you never knew you needed. To the…

June 16, 2021

Leaf’d Box Subscription Boxes and Education Kits: Follow-Up, Almost Three Months In

See what we thought of the Leaf's gardening subscription boxes after the plants had a chance to grow for a…

June 3, 2021

Making All Things New With Cricut Maker

GeekMom Sarah meets a familiar hobby in new ways with the Cricut Maker, and all things vinyl. Taking the next…

June 2, 2021

Gotta Be Done: All Things Bluey

Bluey season two is the perfect antidote to lingering 2020 Blues. We're getting ready with all kinds of crafts, books,…

May 26, 2021

It’s a ‘Llama Llama’ Celebration

It’s 'Llama Llama' day in our house on any given day of the week.

May 25, 2021

How We Worried in 2020

We worried a lot in 2020, thankfully we built up a good toolbox to help us process and work through…

May 24, 2021

Summer Vacation Is Coming and I’m Not Sure I’m Ready For It

GeekMom Elizabeth discusses the challenges of another not-quite-normal summer.

May 22, 2021

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

‘My Singing Monsters Fandemonium’ Is the Next Level in Entertainment

"Gamifying Content." Those are the words Catherine used to describe My Singing Monsters Fandemonium, and it's the closest term we…

May 13, 2021

Toft Minis: Everything is Cuter in Small Packages

Continuing crochet adventures with British brand Toft, this time in miniature. Puppies and Geckos and Badgers, oh my!

May 11, 2021

Choosing Memories Over Mourning

Eventually, we will all face that first special occasion without our parents around. These are good opportunities to celebrate their…

May 8, 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

Clixo: A Fun Magnetic Toy in a Small Package

Infinite play, compact living space!

May 6, 2021

Two Fantastic Masks for People With Sensory Needs

Learn about two different types of masks for all ages that address specific sensory needs.

May 6, 2021