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A Close Encounter with the Hello Kitt...

If you follow The Mommy Gamers, you may know that in April 2016 I sought out the Hello Kitty food...

A Close Encounter with the Hello Kitty Food Truck…Part Two
Posted: Oct 31, 2017 | By: Helen A. Lee

Cooking with Dice: Making Delicious F...

I love to cook. I get a chance to do it quite often because I’m a single mom and I...

Cooking with Dice: Making Delicious Food, RPG-Style
Posted: Sep 19, 2017 | By: Helen A. Lee

The Mommy Gamers Podcast Episode 169:...

For Episode 169 of The Mommy Gamers Podcast Marcia and Carrie are excited to be back after a short...

The Mommy Gamers Podcast Episode 169: The Period Pack
Posted: Jul 14, 2017 | By: Marcia Morgan

BOOK HAUL: Free Comic Book Day 2017

May 6th was Free Comic Book Day. The video above includes all the comics I hauled home. Did you...

BOOK HAUL: Free Comic Book Day 2017
Posted: May 9, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

10 Great Gifts For Your Geeky Mom

This weekend is Mother’s Day weekend. If you don’t already have a gift planned for...

10 Great Gifts For Your Geeky Mom
Posted: May 9, 2017 | By: Desirai Labrada

Holiday Gift Idea: Arctify.com T-shir...

Love Marvel? Love t-shirts? This might be the subscription box for you.

Holiday Gift Idea: Arctify.com T-shirt Subscription
Posted: Dec 12, 2016 | By: Helen A. Lee

Keeba Rage Unlocked: Pottermore’...

  Recently, J.K. Rowling‘s Pottermore finally released a Patronus quiz. Myself along...

Keeba Rage Unlocked: Pottermore’s Patronus Quiz
Posted: Oct 1, 2016 | By: Carrie Bland

A Close Encounter with the Hello Kitt...

I know, everyone likes Hello Kitty. She’s adorable! Even so, apparently everyone still...

A Close Encounter with the Hello Kitty Cafe Food Truck
Posted: Aug 13, 2016 | By: Helen A. Lee

Yaya Han’s new cosplay fabric c...

This past weekend at C2E2 in Chicago, I saw probably more costumes than I ever remember seeing at...

Yaya Han’s new cosplay fabric collection is out!
Posted: Mar 21, 2016 | By: Helen A. Lee

Help the Monsters, Help My Dream

“You’re the guy who is with Jeremy London, aren’t you? The zombie guy?”...

Help the Monsters, Help My Dream
Posted: Feb 23, 2016 | By: Wallace Phelps

Unboxing Loot Crate’s February ...

Desirai Labrada and husband John Henry unbox “Dead” the February 2016 Loot Crate. Loot...

Unboxing Loot Crate’s February 2016: Dead
Posted: Feb 22, 2016 | By: Desirai Labrada

Parrot MiniDrones: The Best Gift Your...

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Parrot for IZEA. All opinions are 100%...

Parrot MiniDrones: The Best Gift Your Parents Never Gave You
Posted: Nov 19, 2015 | By: John Henry

The Vampire Diaries/The Originals Blu...

Fans of The Mommy Gamers podcast are no stranger to how much I love vampires, specifically The...

The Vampire Diaries/The Originals Blue Ray, DVD + Digital Download Giveaway
Posted: Aug 30, 2015 | By: Desirai Labrada

Ride in Mad Max-inspired Uber Vehicle...

The upcoming open-world action game Mad Max from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and...

Ride in Mad Max-inspired Uber Vehicles During PAX Prime
Posted: Aug 28, 2015 | By: Desirai Labrada

Equilibrium Urban Survival Gear Revie...

Equilibrium USG – What Is It? I love bags. I have a nice collection of geek-themed stuff...

Equilibrium Urban Survival Gear Review
Posted: Aug 26, 2015 | By: Helen A. Lee

“Mommy! That Kid Called Me Batm...

I had an experience yesterday that left me in complete awe. I was at a McDonald’s...

“Mommy! That Kid Called Me Batman!”
Posted: Aug 14, 2015 | By: Ashley Montgomery

Logitech Father’s Day Giveaway:...

Dad’s Toolbox 2.0 Father’s day is fast approaching. In honor, Logitech is hosting a...

Logitech Father’s Day Giveaway: Modern Gaming Toolbox
Posted: Jun 9, 2015 | By: Desirai Labrada

The Hardest Star Wars Quiz EVER!

Consider yourself a huge Star Wars fan? Take the quiz and then brag about your score on Facebook...

The Hardest Star Wars Quiz EVER!
Posted: May 4, 2015 | By: Desirai Labrada

Geek Chic Furniture Review

A few years back I was at a comic-con (I think it was Wizard World’s Chicago Comic-Con) when...

Geek Chic Furniture Review
Posted: Dec 12, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

I Ain’t Scared of no Ghost̷...

What do you get when Krispy Kreme and Sony Pictures get together to celebrate the Blu-Ray release...

I Ain’t Scared of no Ghost…Busters Doughnut!
Posted: Sep 16, 2014 | By: Marcia Morgan

YouTube Announces 60fps, Fan Funding,...

With the market for online videos continuing to evolve, YouTube is evolving with it. In a post on...

YouTube Announces 60fps, Fan Funding, and More New Features
Posted: Jun 27, 2014 | By: Marcia Morgan

Espionage Cosmetics Nailed It! Claw C...

Nailed It! Claw Covers — What Are They? I saw a lot of great things at C2E2, and being a...

Espionage Cosmetics Nailed It! Claw Covers Review
Posted: May 23, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Threaded Gamer: Gamer Tees Delivered ...

It’s T-shirt Tuesday, the most exciting day of the week, where we get to share our...

Threaded Gamer: Gamer Tees Delivered Monthly
Posted: May 20, 2014 | By: Desirai Labrada

5 Ways Kids Are Like Boss Battles

Becoming a parent means many different things to different people. To me, it’s invigorating,...

5 Ways Kids Are Like Boss Battles
Posted: May 12, 2014 | By: Nicole Tanner

Ink Whiskey’s Entertainment Fla...

The Entertainment Flask – What is it? So a couple of weeks ago at C2E2, the Chicago Comic...

Ink Whiskey’s Entertainment Flask Review
Posted: May 8, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Indiegogo: The G-pad

I’ve never been much of a small-electronics gamer in the past, but now that I’m a...

Indiegogo: The G-pad
Posted: Apr 17, 2014 | By: Marti Meyers

Look at me still talking when there&#...

Although I haven’t actually played Portal – scandal! – I have an MMO character...

Look at me still talking when there’s science to do.
Posted: Mar 13, 2014 | By: Marti Meyers

Are Your Kids Cooler Than You? Educat...

Kids and Social Networks I have a Kik account for one reason and one reason only; To chat with my...

Are Your Kids Cooler Than You? Educate Yourself And Even The Score.
Posted: Mar 6, 2014 | By: Desirai Labrada

Pleygo Review: Netflix for Legos

Seems like these days I keep running into websites advertised as “Netflix for…”...

Pleygo Review: Netflix for Legos
Posted: Feb 7, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

The Insidiousness of Skylanders

Don’t get me wrong. I love Skylanders. A little too much, actually. I literally have (er, I...

The Insidiousness of Skylanders
Posted: Jan 4, 2014 | By: Helen A. Lee

Knight Man: A Geeky Proposal

  Robert Fink, a 3-D artist in the video game industry, came up with an epic way of proposing...

Knight Man: A Geeky Proposal
Posted: Dec 18, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Christmas Shopping: Style, Substance,...

When I was a girl, geek culture wasn’t nearly as sophisticated as it is now. I loved...

Christmas Shopping: Style, Substance, and Ninjas
Posted: Dec 7, 2013 | By: Helen A. Lee

What the 50th Anniversary of “D...

When I was 13 years old, I had a crush on a boy who wore a really long multi-colored scarf to...

What the 50th Anniversary of “Doctor Who” Means to Me
Posted: Nov 19, 2013 | By: Helen A. Lee

Men of Costuming

     Traditionally women are overlooked in most aspects of geek culture.  There are few strong...

Men of Costuming
Posted: Nov 15, 2013 | By: Carrie Bland

Ingress Coming Out of Beta

  As I cruised around this morning sipping coffee and off-roading in my mini-van in an effort...

Ingress Coming Out of Beta
Posted: Nov 6, 2013 | By: Marcia Morgan

Episode 52.5: Extra Life 2013

Marcia and Desirai wanted to make sure you all know about their Extra Life marathon on November...

Episode 52.5: Extra Life 2013
Posted: Oct 31, 2013 | By: The Mommy Gamers

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