Activities

Celebrate National Play-Doh Day with 2 STEM Challenges

September 16th is National Play-Doh Day! What better reason to take out the Play-Doh today and have a little fun in honor of the day. Play-Doh has been providing children a creative tool for 60 years. What started out as a product to remove coal residue from wallpaper was re-worked into an educational item sold to… Continue reading Celebrate National Play-Doh Day with 2 STEM Challenges

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THAT Conference: The Tech Camp for Today’s Geeks and Tomorrow’s Innovators

In August, my family had the opportunity to attend an unique conference for a second time called THAT Conference. Now with a name like THAT Conference it can leave people wondering what in the world is happening at this conference. Well simply put, it is a professional tech conference, where the sharing and discussion of ideas… Continue reading THAT Conference: The Tech Camp for Today’s Geeks and Tomorrow’s Innovators

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

Activities · Geek Fun

STEM Entertainment: Doktor Kaboom! is Out to Inspire the Next Generation of Scientists

For more than 20 years, when people think of science entertainment, they think of Bill Nye the Science Guy. He has shown a generation of children how fun science can be and inspired many to explore STEM fields. Science education has benefited from his videos. His form of educational entertainment has created a path for… Continue reading STEM Entertainment: Doktor Kaboom! is Out to Inspire the Next Generation of Scientists

Geek Fun

Science Party Fun Inspired by Project MC2

Every year my children’s birthday parties turn me into a Pinterest crazy mom searching for inspiration. I want their parties to reflect who they are and what they love all the while being fun and entertaining for them and their friends. This year as my daughter’s birthday neared, I was truly at a loss as… Continue reading Science Party Fun Inspired by Project MC2