R2D2 Finds Love

r2d2 with flowers

This short film is adorable! It's a story about our favorite little droid, R2-D2, looking for love in San Francisco and Berkeley. He falls hard for a quiet mailbox and tries to woo her... Watch to find out how the story ends. If you're curious about how "Artoo In Love" was made, check out the [...]

International Tabletop Day is April 11

tabletop day

Do you need a reason to play more games? Break out your favorite tabletop games and celebrate on April 11, 2015! It's International Tabletop Day! International Tabletop Day was created three years ago, as a way to celebrate and encourage tabletop (board games, card games, etc.) gaming with friends and family. It's a perfect opportunity [...]

World Water Day Giveaway

Water (World Vision)

The UN first designated March 22 as World Water Day in 1993, and fifteen years later, it's still important to spread the word about clean water access! To help share World Water Day, leave a comment on this post and you'll have a chance to win a beautiful scarf and umbrella from World Vision! First, [...]

Today is World Book Day!

ADIM mobile library

Happy "World Book Day," my fellow geeks, nerds, and bookworms! To observe the 18th annual World Book Day (March 5, 2015), you might choose to read a book, tell a story, make a donation to a library, or even try writing a book of your own. If you want more ideas, visit the official World [...]

WOOT! Pi Day Shirts and Stuff

pi day pumpkin shirt

Geeks and number fans all over the world are getting excited for 2015's epic Pi Day! That's because the date and time on 3/14/15 at 9:26:53 will coincide with the first 10 digits of the mathematical constant, pi: 3.141592653 ... To celebrate this fun and fantastic event, you might want to gear up with some [...]

LEGO Minecraft Food and Potions

LEGO Minecraft foods

Minecraft has been compared to playing with virtual LEGO pieces. Both games are based on cubes and block shapes. It is fun to see physical objects from the Minecraft world, built from LEGO bricks. I'm not talking about the official Minecraft LEGO sets, although those are wonderful, too. These are Minecraft food objects and potion [...]

Printable Minecraft Diamond Invitations

Minecraft Diamond Invitation

Here's a new free printable Minecraft-inspired birthday invitation! I made two variations of this invitation so you can choose the design that fits your needs. Both invitations have a diamond ore patterned border with a white space in the middle for your party details. This invitation design says "You're Invited" in a Minecraft-style font, and [...]