Geek Parent

Fan Fun Awaits with DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year Movie

From the first time I heard DC Comics was creating a line of products and books for younger fans, primarily girls, I was thrilled. My daughter has been a comic book fan since she was six years old. She taught herself to read by trying to read a Marvel encyclopedia to learn more about the… Continue reading Fan Fun Awaits with DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year Movie

Geek Parent

5 Reasons Why Your Child May Not Like Captain America: Civil War

A week has gone by and the crowds are smaller; so you may be thinking about taking your family to see Captain America: Civil War this weekend. It is a fantastic film. In my opinion one of Marvel’s best. With that said, many of the parts that make it one of the best, make it… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Your Child May Not Like Captain America: Civil War

Geek Fun

Hero Up with Marvel Mega Minis at Build-a-Bear

Captain America: Civil War hits theaters in just a few short weeks, and fans’ excitement is reaching an all-time high. Promotional ads and merchandise can be found everywhere you look. So the fact that Build-a-Bear Workshop has introduced a line of character bears from the Marvel Universe is not surprising, but no less exciting. As my… Continue reading Hero Up with Marvel Mega Minis at Build-a-Bear

Geek Parent

25 Signs That Your Family May Be a Geek Family

I’m a geek. Many of my friends and family are geeks. Though we aren’t all geeks for the same reason. Through the years, the definition of geek has changed and evolved.  Today the most popular definition of geek is “a person who is very interested in and knows a lot about a particular field or activity.”… Continue reading 25 Signs That Your Family May Be a Geek Family

Books

Star Wars: Rolling with BB-8 Book Rolls on to Shelves

Since the first images of BB-8 in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, fans have fallen in love with the droid. This orange and white, mechanical sidekick has become a popular character, especially with children. Retailers have responded with a variety of BB-8 merchandise; including books for even the youngest fans. Star Wars: Rolling with BB-8!… Continue reading Star Wars: Rolling with BB-8 Book Rolls on to Shelves