10 Traditions, Rituals, or Customs for New Year’s Day

Everyone likes to celebrate New Year's Eve, but there are plenty or interesting ways to observe or celebrate New Year's…

January 1, 2022

Make A Post-Christmas Twelve-Day Scratch-Off Card

Learn different words associated with world holidays with this "Twelve Days of Christmas" scratch-off countdown card activity.

December 26, 2021

Fun Advent Calendar Idea: A Holiday Mystery Image Puzzle

This simple mystery image advent turns an old 24-piece puzzle into a new advent or countdown calendar activity.

December 20, 2021

Fun Advent Calendar Ideas: Surprise Grab Box

This countdown calendar grab box with a secret gift surprise compartment is as easy as just wrapping a present.

December 7, 2021

Turn Kids’ Old Holiday Crafts Into New Teen Art Projects

Kids make plenty of Christmas and holiday crafts during the season. It's okay recycle some for edgier teen art.

December 2, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Books, Music, and TV

See what the GeekMom and GeekDad writers recommend as gifts this year in the categories of books, music, and TV…

November 29, 2021

10 Random and Geeky Facts About Famous Holiday Parades

This year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade debuts its first Star Wars themed balloon. Here's some random facts about other famous…

November 25, 2021

Parades, and Turkeys, and Family, Oh My!

GeekMom Sarah ponders her favorite part of Thanksgiving: The Parade as we all get ready to overeat this week.

November 24, 2021

An At-Home Thanksgiving Road Trip With Looney Tunes

Warner Bros. Animation and the creative team behind Story Pirates brings us a Thanksgiving miracle in their original podcast series:…

November 23, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Toys and Gadgets

We’re continuing our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide with some of our favorite toys and gadgets to help you find some…

November 18, 2021

My November Calm Before the Christmas Storm

As much as I love the celebrations of Halloween and Christmas, I try to take advantage of November for some…

November 7, 2021

Gather Your Family for a Traditional Wooden Puzzle This Holiday Season

Dive into a high-quality wood jigsaw puzzle with your family this holiday season.

November 3, 2021

Green Toys vs. Greener Toys

Whether it be a love of Green Toys or Mattel, 2021 brings a Greener offering to our gift buying capabilities.

October 27, 2021

Make a Dapper Halloween Hatter with a Discount Store Skull

Some household items and creative upcycling can turn a discount store styrofoam skull into a cool Halloween showpiece.

October 20, 2021

DIY Little Light Boxes Inspired by the Art of Neon

Lisa shows us a way to create a little fake basic neon sign using a small string of battery operated…

October 11, 2021

Get Your Dopey On With Exclusive Disney Costumes

New to this year are exclusive licensed Disney costumes and they are well worth checking out.

October 7, 2021

GeekMom Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2021

GeekMom presents its 2021 Mother's Day Gift Guide with options for the geeky mom in your life.

May 3, 2021

Make/Play/Watch/Read: And All That Jazz!

Jazz up your day with our swinging Make / Play / Watch / Read. From music to movies, poetry to…

April 29, 2021

A Themed Egg Hunt Mystery for All Ages

When they outgrow the big outdoor egg hunts, try a themed "mystery" hunt all ages will enjoy. Even grown-ups.

April 3, 2021

Geeky Easter Basket Ideas From

Easter is right around the corner and, with the help of, I was able to put together five of…

March 7, 2021