Author Archives: terraolsen

February 20

Geeky Items for Parenthood

By: TCO Hello from baby-land! Since baby Olsen entered the world in December, I’ve been absent from the blog world…and the Internet world…and let’s be honest, the social world as well. This whole parenting thing has been a wild journey with lots of ups and downs. But luckily for current and soon-to-be parents, nerds have made the […]

December 12

Gift Guide: Science and Math Nerds

By: TCO Here are a few of our favorite geeky gifts for the science and math geeks in your life!   Gifts for Math Geeks   Math Glasses $38; UncommonGoods    Pi Scarf $45; ThinkGeek   Math Mug $13; PhilosophersGuild   Pi Basket  $118;UncommonGoods   Pi Earrings $5; ThinkGeek   Gifts for Astronomy Geeks   Hubble […]

December 10

Gift Guide: Eat, Drink, & Be Merry

By: TCO Our favorite gifts for foodies, mixologists, winos, and hosts.   Gifts for the Foodie Geek Miracle Berry Fruit Tablets  $15; ThinkGeek   Molecular Gastronomy Kit $49-65; Uncommon Goods   The Sriracha Cookbook $15; ThinkGeek Cutting Board with iPad Stand $75; Williams Sonoma  Cooking for Geeks $24; Powell’s Books Gifts for the Wine Geek    Constellation […]

December 08

Nerdy Ugly Christmas Sweaters

By: TCO The ‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’ has become somewhat of a staple among holiday celebrations the past few years to the point that you can even buy kits at department stores to make your own. Needless to say, I think it might be time to change up the trend a bit. Enter: Nerdy Christmas Sweaters. These […]

December 03

Gift Guide: Geeky Kids

By: TCO The holidays are fast approaching and many are scrambling to get their holiday shopping done. Once again, we’ve composed a list of geeky gifts to help you find the perfect present for the nerd in your life. In our first segment of this year’s gift guide,  we’re focusing on the perfect gifts for the […]

November 24

Beyoncé – 7/11

By: TCO Queen Bey has done it again with her newest music video release, 7/11. I normally don’t post videos for the sake of videos, but this one has to be shared. The music = Perfection. Her dancing = Perfection. The video = PERFECTION. Released along with the Platinum Edition of her self titled album […]

November 17

Nerdtastic Renaissance Art

By: TCO These breathtaking photos depicting superheroes and Star Wars characters from the Renaissance period are the brainchild of French photographer Sacha Goldberger. The exhibit, titled “Super Flemings,” aims to appropriate the American idols by creating a tie to European culture and history. Goldberger’s creation are simply breathe-taking, for nerds and non-nerds alike. The details, from the costuming […]