I started this blog as a way to keep the "non-geek" related stuff separate from my main blog, GeekMamas.com, and have a place to publish sponsored posts that didn't fit there. And then I made it personal and didn't want to publish that stuff here. And then I ended up with TWO blogs to keep … Continue reading A Tale of Two Blogs
We recently had an experience at Chuck E. Cheese that could have gone very badly, if it had not been for the quick action of whoever is in charge of their social media. Thanks to the quick response of Chuck E. Cheese's Instagram, my faith was renewed, my anger soothed and they secured a couple … Continue reading Chuck E. Cheese Social Media to the Rescue
Wizard and the Lizard by Katie Reed is the magical tale of Buddy, a cute little lizard who wishes to transform himself in to a big fierce dragon with the help of his best friend Wizard. The thing is, his best friend thinks he is perfect just the way he is. But he wants to … Continue reading Magical New Children’s Book: Wizard and the Lizard
It's really easy to grow your own pineapple! Sure, it may take 2 - 3 years before you see a fruit pop actually out of the plant, but it's still really neat to replant the top and watch it grow. How to Grow a Pineapple from a Pineapple Basic Instructions: You'll need one regular … Continue reading How to Grow a Pineapple From a Pineapple
Sometimes I get in this cloudy little funk where I just don't want to do anything except...nothing. I just have no desire to do ANYTHING. I posted on Facebook today that this was my moooooooood: So how do you change that? Any brilliant tips when you just don't want to Do The Thing? My first … Continue reading How Do You Get Motivated?
Someone in the neighborhood has swiped Piggy from a little girl and it's up to the superhero duo Ninja and Luche to get him back! Follow their adventures as they try and keep their identity a secret from their parents and grandmother while rescuing Piggy, eating nachos and doing some sweet ninja dance moves. The … Continue reading New Children’s Book: The Adventures of Ninja and Luche – The Great Piggy Rescue
Last year when my son was three years old, I tried a free trial of ReadingEggs.com and liked it so much I bought a full year. Reading Eggs is a computer program for kids that makes learning to read fun with activities and games. You can read about our experience from the rocky start to … Continue reading Reading Eggs Review from Ages 3 to 4