It’s fast becoming a geek world out there, and all moms need to show off their tech smarts and superhero-like skills in order to keep their savvy kids entertained and engaged. So if you are trying to find your inner Geek, make sure to get a hold of the new book, Geek Mom: Projects, Tips, and Adventures for Moms and Their 21st-Century Families, which explores the many fun and interesting ways that digital-age parents and kids can get their geek on together.
Imaginative ideas for all ages and budgets include thrifty Halloween costumes, homemade lava lamps, hobbit feasts, and magical role-playing games. There are even projects for moms to try when they have a few precious moments alone. With six sections spanning everything from home-science experiments to superheroes, this comprehensive handbook from the editors of Wired.com’s popular GeekMom blog is packed with ideas guaranteed to inspire a love of learning and discovery. Along the way, parents will also find important tips on topics such as determining safe online communities for children, organizing a home learning center, and encouraging girls to love science.
This book was really well written, really easy to read, and had short chapters for us busy moms who don't have time to read for hours a day! I love the ideas they had for Moms to get their Geek on! My favorites were the homemade costume ideas, science experiment, and tips for keeping your children safe online!
Being geeky is all about exploring the world with endless curiosity. Geek Mom is your invitation to introducing the same sense of wonder and imagination to the next generation.
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