After a wildly successful opening weekend, it looks like The Hunger Games will be sticking around for a while. Lucky for us, many of the characters/costumes in the movie are pretty easy to recreate (especially since they didn’t take the Capitol people to the level of body paint and whiskers). […]
The Geeky Hostess is gonna help you get your manners on! Each Monday, we’ll focus on a topic of etiquette. We’ll take a look at the classic rules (using Emily Post as a guide), and then evaluate the rules for our daily lives, creating a guide to “Geek Etiquette.” Have an etiquette […]
Happy Pi Day! Although in the past I’ve refused to write about pie (cupcakes ftw!), I will make an exception today. This pie pan is one of the niftiest inventions I’ve seen in the pie-sphere in quite some time. Making pie for a group and can’t decide between apple and pumpkin? […]
We all have a favorite food from our childhood that just isn’t around anymore. Sometimes it’s for the best–that cereal or instant mac and cheese just may not taste good to our palates anymore, and we should remember it fondly through the eyes of nostalgia. But every once in a […]
I love to make and give cupcakes, but sometimes they’re just a bit too boring. These cupcake toppers will add a bit of fun to your cake (and possibly double as a cool favor or piece of jewelry after the cupcake is gone!) Star Wars Light Saber Cupcake Picks You […]
Valentine’s Day is two weeks away, which means it’s prime time to get those gifts ordered, reservations made, and singing telegram booked. A lot of people ask me for valentines gift ideas that are a bit more unique and personal than your average bouquet of roses or box of chocolates, […]
Whether you’re looking for a Lego cake, ice cubes, chocolate, or soaps, these molds will have you covered. If you have a Lego fan in the house (or are one yourself), this is pretty much a mandatory purchase. Lego mold set, $79.00 at Amazon.com.
Let’s face it, your home often feels like a circus. So why not decorate like one? Embrace the original definition of “geek” by hanging these vintage circus prints. Fire Worshipper Waltzing Dogs Amazon Snake Charmer Shooting Through a Woman (Posters, $7.90 plus shipping each from Amazon.com)