Holidays

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2020 – YA and Adult Part Two

In this final Halloween Reading Roundup installment for 2020, I have five more YA and adult books to share. Happy…

October 22, 2020

Making Some Ghostly Friends With ‘Haunted Mansion: Call Of The Spirits’

Meet some friendly ghosts but avoid getting haunted. Stock up on your favorite Halloween candy and add this game to…

October 12, 2020

Easy Horror Movie Lollipop Covers

Make a spooky and fun bouquet of horror movie themed lollipop covers with a Halloween DIY so easy it's scary.

October 10, 2020

Giving Fancy Makeovers for Plastic Skeletons

Plastic skeletons are everywhere at Halloween. Here's some ways to give them some artistic, one-of-a-kind makeovers.

October 5, 2020

15 Random and Geeky Facts About Pop Culture Pumpkins

The fall season comes with an abundance of pumpkins. Here are some random and geeky facts about these glorious gourds…

September 13, 2020

‘Friends’ and ‘Nightmare’: Two New Advent Calendars for the Holiday Season

Two new Advent calendar sets from Insight Editions will bring new ways to celebrate to your holiday season.

August 23, 2020

Soldiers in Petticoats: 100 Years of Voting Rights

My earliest encounter with the Suffragettes was probably the same as everyone else my age, Winifred Banks singing "Sister Suffragette"…

August 18, 2020

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2020

Curated list of items perfect for the father figure in your life. You will find no neckties on this list.…

June 8, 2020

3 “Egg Substitutes” for Filling the Easter Basket

Even when you can't go out to find eggs, you can still bring a little color to your Easter basket…

April 10, 2020

Make Three Cuddly Character Cards With One Pattern

Whether in February or anytime of year, it is hard not to fall in love with The Child (aka Baby…

February 4, 2020

Celebrate 2020 With Some Roaring Twenties Fun

Try these ways of celebrating the music, movies, and literature of the 1920s during your 2020 New Year's gathering.

December 29, 2019

A Holiday Stroll Down Peppermint Lane

Introducing the Peppermint Lane collection from Funko. Frosty, Santa, and Mrs. Claus welcome you to town. Swing by the diner…

December 24, 2019

For a Last-Minute Candy Gift: Try Sugarwish

Need a last-minute present for a candy or popcorn lover? Sugarwish has got you covered.

December 23, 2019

20 Completely Random and Geeky Facts About Creepy Christmas Characters

You better watch out! Christmas and holiday traditions and tales have some creepy, ghostly characters on the prowl.

December 22, 2019

Reuse Shipping Boxes for Free With Give Back Box Donations

If you're got spare shipping boxes and used items to donate to charity, Give Back Box makes it easy.

December 21, 2019

Thorough and Pointless Radio Station Study: Christmas Edition!

In which Amy reprises her Radio Presets study in order to analyze what the 24-Hour Christmas Music station has been…

December 21, 2019

Walking in a Frozen Wonderland

Sarah can't get over the wide variety of 'Frozen II'-themed merchandise there is this holiday season. Overwhelmed? She covers the…

December 16, 2019

Making “Christmas Cracker” Gift Surprises

Make an easy, fun, and geeky surprise-filled gift or party favor patterned after the classic Christmas cracker.

December 15, 2019

A “Green” Christmas Tree: Real or Fake?

My family has fluctuated between real and fake trees, and I never thought too much about it until recently, as…

December 15, 2019

Carols for a Cure

There are two genres of music that I love beyond all others: Broadway show tunes, and Christmas music.

December 10, 2019