National Parks and Other Places to Visit From Your Book Shelf

Enthusiasm for the National Parks does not have to wait! Thanks to a couple of new books from Gibbs Smith,…

August 16, 2020

5 Reasons to Take a Mural or Public Art Tour

Even during the summer of social distancing, visiting street art and mural sites is makes for some great family memories.

August 10, 2020

Universal Studios – Top Five Things to Know About the Reopening

Thanks to COVID-19, when guests start to hit the Universal Studios parks again this week they will have a shock…

June 4, 2020

The Fine Art of Perpetual Trip Planning

Call it armchair traveling or call it daydreaming, but I'm always in the planning stages for the next big---or little---adventure.

February 23, 2020

Disney Pin Trading 101 – 10 Things You Should Know Before You Start

Pin trading started at the Walt Disney World Resort during the Millenium Celebration and has since exploded. Learn how to…

February 20, 2020

A Walk Through Times Square as a Tourist

Yes, you might have to be a tourist to appreciate Times Square but you can also have a lot of…

February 6, 2020

Why We Love Our Six Flags Membership

Winter can be the best time to do your Six Flags amusement park planning. Let's break down the value of…

January 27, 2020

‘The Polar Express’ Makes A Stop At ICE! At Gaylord Palms

For the first time in Gaylord Palms history, ICE! in Orlando, Florida presents The Polar Express in all the cold…

November 28, 2019

Celebrating Día de los Muertos on the Border

It may be called Day of the Dead, but Día de los Muertos in El Paso is very much a…

November 6, 2019

NYCC: Interviews With the Creators of ‘Black Canary: Ignite’

Meg Cabot talks about her new graphic novel featuring Black Canary: 'Black Canary: Ignite,' out on October 30th.

October 29, 2019

A Spirited Family Dinner in a Haunted Restaurant

Want to get into the spirit of the Halloween season? Take your family to a "haunted" restaurant this October.

October 13, 2019

Top 10 Things I’ve Learned About Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

Here are the top 10 things I've learned that I feel are worth noting for first-time cruisers of Royal Caribbean…

October 10, 2019

Beyond Harry Potter: What Else to Experience at Universal Florida

Yes, we did experience the wonder of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. But there's a ton of other stuff…

October 4, 2019

The GeekMom Guide to 2019 Halloween Events at UK Theme Parks

Whether you have little ones looking for not-so-spooky fun or teens wanting to be terrified, UK theme parks have Halloween…

September 19, 2019

Comic Book Corner Digs into Tragedy, Inspiration, and Fun

This week in Comic Book Corner looks at some titles that offer inspiration and introspection, sometimes even in the face…

September 18, 2019

Exploring the Universe at Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre is a family-friendly science center and my family was invited along for the day to see…

September 17, 2019

Travelon Bags: Keeping You and Your Belongings Safe

Travelon is in the business of keeping your stuff safe while out on the town or traveling abroad. They have…

September 10, 2019

Blackpool Pleasure Beach: A Theme Park Where Past Meets Future

Blackpool Pleasure Beach is one of the oldest and most popular theme parks in the UK. We took a trip…

September 8, 2019

10 Things You Should Not Take on Your Next Cruise

There's plenty of things you should take with you on your next cruise. There's an equal number of items you…

August 29, 2019

Can’t-Miss Activities with Kids at Dragon Con

Bringing your kids to Dragon Con? Here are a few things you won't want to miss.

August 28, 2019