Category: Nerd Out

30 Day Geek Out Challenge – Day 7

I didn’t grow up in a superhero family. Sure, I watched Batman cartoons on TV when I was a kid, and my parents kind of liked that Superman show that was on for a while starring Dean Cain.

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30 Day Geek Out Challenge – Day 3 & 4

Attending a convention has been on my bucket list for a while. I can’t imagine anything sounding more fun than hanging out with a bunch of like-minded fans wearing fantastic costumes and talking about nerdy stuff. It’s just never worked out for me to go.

30 Day Geek Out Challenge – Day 1

One of the first things I really got obsessed over was the Animorphs book series by K.A. Applegate, in elementary school. I didn’t even know what a fandom was at that point, but I was definitely a part of it. I read EVERY. SINGLE. BOOK. All 64 of them.

The 6 Best Summer Releases You Might Have Missed

Summer weekends pre-kids: sitting at the beach or pool, reading a book a week, getting a tan. Summer weekends post-kids: picking up from camp, running to swimming lessons and soccer games, supervising on playgrounds. If you do get to sit by the pool, it’s “stop running” and “stop splashing your sister.” I get it.  So

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10 Truths About Being a Nerdy Mom

It’s no secret that the epithet “nerd” no longer carries many of the negative connotations it once did. Geeks everywhere are wearing their intelligent, passionate, and zany personalities on their sleeve, and with good reason – it’s cool to be a nerd! We come in all shapes and sizes, and have a variety of interests

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16 Amazing Moms Who Cosplay

Cosplaying can be an intense hobby; purchasing materials and pieces, designing, and, if the cosplayer is making her own ensemble, sewing, molding, sculpting… it often takes a lot of time and dedication (and $$$)! Motherhood, obviously, is also quite demanding of your time and energy. So being a mom and finding an opportunity to also

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5 Must-Read Books on My Summer Reading List

I’ve always been an avid reader, though I don’t have as much time to do it now that I’m raising two little ones. I still try to get my reading time in when I can, but I make sure I’m reading something that’s going to be worth my time. That just means I have to

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