Keeping Your Car Safe with Owl Cam

*This post is sponsored by Owl Cam, all opinions are my own* The holidays are a big season for gifts, giving and unfortunately thieves looking to relieve you of a little holiday cheer by breaking into your car. You might not think a dash cam would be a deterrent, but what about one that records … Continue reading Keeping Your Car Safe with Owl Cam

Geek of the Week: Erika from Dorky Mom Doodles

I've been wanting to get this Geek of Week feature going for some time now, and I figure what better time than when a fellow geeky mom just released a new book and is doing a giveaway? So I'm happy to introduce my first¬†Geek of the Week, Erika Watts, blogger and author of Don't Lick … Continue reading Geek of the Week: Erika from Dorky Mom Doodles

5 Steps to Taking Care of Yourself this Busy Holiday Season

The holidays are upon us! And with that brings the hustle and bustle of parties, presents and planning get-togethers with friend and family. We often get so wrapped up in everything that we forget to stop and take care of ourselves until we are starting to feel run-down or sick. Babble Boxx has sponsored this … Continue reading 5 Steps to Taking Care of Yourself this Busy Holiday Season

Make Drinking Water Fun with Gululu Go

*This is a sponsored post in partnership with BraVoMark and Gululu* Do you remember Tamagotchi pets? What about Furbies? Every childhood since the 80s has had a long line of electronic or animatronic pet options.¬† Sure, they kept us entertained, but what if that virtual companion could also help build healthy habits? That's the premise … Continue reading Make Drinking Water Fun with Gululu Go

Guest Geek: 7 Kid Friendly Anime Moms Can Watch Too

Anime is one genre of geek I haven't really gotten into. I've watched it here and there, but most of my knowledge comes from seeing the costumes out at cons. But as my son gets more into cartoons, anime is creeping into my life. If you have a cartoon-watching kid, then anime is going to … Continue reading Guest Geek: 7 Kid Friendly Anime Moms Can Watch Too

A Geek Mama Review of Darkarta: A Broken Heart’s Quest

I'm excited to welcome one of the geekiest Geek Mamas I know, Emily Parker, as our first game reviewer! I've been wanting to expand the site with more contributors and content, so this is the first step in that direction. Hope you enjoy! ~~~~~ As a mom, my hobbies seem to be cooking, cleaning and … Continue reading A Geek Mama Review of Darkarta: A Broken Heart’s Quest

Gift Crushes for Mother’s Day – or Just Treat Yo Self!

Mother's Day is coming up fast! Maybe you're trying to figure out something really good to ask for, or what to get your own mom this year besides the usual flower bouquet. Babbleboxx has assembled an impressive collection of gifts sure to please any mom on Mother's Day. (or really, any woman, any day!) Read … Continue reading Gift Crushes for Mother’s Day – or Just Treat Yo Self!

The Most Expensive Cosplays Ever Created

Cosplay has experienced a boom in the past few decades, becoming a huge part of pop culture fandom. Starting in Japan, the subculture can be seen at events and conventions across the globe. Cosplay conventions have them all, from low-cost costumes to expensive and intricately-designed suits. The price doesn't necessarily reflect a build's quality, because … Continue reading The Most Expensive Cosplays Ever Created

Storytellers, The Secret Behind Brand Success

Word-of-mouth has always been the most valuable tool for generating brand success, but how do you get people talking about your brand? When I worked in promotions marketing 15 years ago, we relied heavily on street teams handing out fliers, samples and coupons. I worked in San Francisco and it seemed like every street corner … Continue reading Storytellers, The Secret Behind Brand Success

Shopping for Your First Family Car

*Post sponsored by Cars.com* Once upon a time, I drove a Miata. A beautiful, tiny little convertible with tan leather interior and a stick shift. Then we bought a house, got two dogs and decided to start a family. And that's when I turned in my cute little sports car for a nice roomy GMC … Continue reading Shopping for Your First Family Car