Category Archives : Video Games

Falling asleep while gaming

5 things gamer moms do even though they swore they never would 2

There is an old saying that goes something like this. “Don’t judge a man until you have walked a mile in his shoes”. For the purpose of this article I would like to modify it to, “don’t judge a gamer mom until you have attempted to play through a video game while watching her toddler” […]

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Trials and Tribulations of a non closet geek

Today I learned a new term. “Closet Geek”. Apparently there are some people who are so embarrassed that they enjoy reading/watching stories about elves and dragons that they will keep this secret from everyone except their partners in crime. Imagine that! Instead of owning up to having spent their Saturday and Sunday gathering brooms in […]

Me, me, me, me! A rant about individualism in gaming and real life 2

Lalalalala, I can’t hear you over the sound of “I don’t give a shit” This Monday I picked my semi cranky kid up from kindergarten. There is nothing strange about her being cranky, most 1.5 year olds are when it is around dinner time. They are hungry, tired and not in the mood to sit […]



7 cool Halloween Costumes for Geeky Toddlers

Next month it will be time to celebrate the second Halloween with my tiny troll and I have been window shopping for costumes for some time now. Last year I got all excited about Star Wars baby costumes, so this year I figured I would look at characters from comic books, geeky TV series, video […]

Casual Games for Hardcore Gamers #2 4

The second game I will recommend for parents with too little game time is Defender’s Quest. Before I start talking about the game, let me just say that I have spent waaaaay too much time on playing Bloons, Kingdom Rush and other tower defense games. That being said, there is something incredibly zen over managing […]

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Birthday Wishlist for a 1 Year Old Geek

My daughter is turning 1 in April and I have been struggling whenever a family member of friend has asked what she wishes for her birthday. I finally compiled a list that I will share with you. I really wanted everything to be super geeky, but unfortunately a lot of the stuff that is really […]

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