Fan Girl Friday!

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Happy Friday, boys and girls! We’ve been staying in a lot avoiding the cold weather, which means we’ve been stuck indoors, coughing/sneezing/blowing noses and sharing germs. Us over at the Huffman Homestead are in dire need of geeky goodies to buoy our spirits and I’m sure you could too! So let’s get to it, shall we?

While we were at Disney World, I really, really wanted to find where they sold “The Grey Stuff” (like from Beauty and the Beast) with this cookbook from Firebox, I might be able to make it!

Disney’s Simple Family Cookbook features 100 quick, easy, and delicious recipes your whole family is sure to enjoy!

When you’re done noshing on Lady and Tramp’s spaghetti, you can fix a spot of tea with Think Geek’s new Star Trek Captain’s tea set!

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This set, which features the Star Command logo as well as the insignia for the United Federation of Planets, comes with teapot, two tea cups, two saucers, a sugar bowl, and creamer pitcher!

 

Growing up, Huff the Hubs loooooved Winnie the Pooh. When we were first expecting Huff the Tot, he suggested a Pooh-themed nursery (which I quickly shot down in favor of our Star Wars nursery). But, maybe if we have a third, we can get this for the little geekling’s room:

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This framed, canvas map is perfect for any A. A. Milne fan and is available at any Hot Topic!

 

Anyone planning on going to see the newest installment of the How to Train Your Dragon series in theaters? Then you need this (ya know, to sneak candy into the movie! Wait, I would never condone such behavior…*cough cough*)!
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This Toothless mini backpack is made of faux leather and features the adorable dragon’s quirky smile and tiny wings! Seriously, could this be any cuter?!

 

Happy fangirling!

 

 

 

 

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It’s the first Friday in June, peeps! Its time for sun, fun, and lots of pasty legs in shorts! Woot, woot! I’ve rounded up some nerdy nifties to help you get your summer kicked into full gear!

 

Summer days are made for being in the pool. Honestly, I don’t know why people even leave the pool during June, July, and August (especially in Oklahoma)! Why get out of the cool, refreshing place to grab a drink when you can snag this awesome swag from Perpetual Kid?

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At over five feet wide, this floating tiki bar has spaces for seven cold beverages (adult or otherwise) as well as a built-in ice chest! ALOHA!

 

Summer is FULL of weddings. Want to look chic while also staying true to your inner geek? Look no further than this a-DORK-able dress from Think Geek!

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This dress is covered in retro prints of starships from Star Trek! It even has pockets–that’s the dream!

 

Have a baby shower this summer? Help a sleep-deprived nerd momma out by gifting one of these!

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This Jedi’s First Year calendar is not only handy for a new momma in her zombie-like state to know what day it is, it also doubles as a “baby’s first year” scrapbook! There are spots for pictures, baby’s milestones, and growth charts!

 

Ladies, are you ever out and about and need a screwdriver? Maybe a bottle opener? A nail file? But you’ve left your big bag of holding at home? Or maybe you just don’t like carrying a bunch of stuff with you. Have I got the thing for you!

These hair clips are also multi-tools! They come in black, silver, and pink! Just look at these specs!

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I’m seriously considering getting some of these for all of my gal pals!

 

Have a fandom find you want featured on FGF? Hit me up on Twitter: @thehuffmanpost!

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Hallelujah, it’s Friday! And payday! And Cinco de Mayo (hooray for half-priced tacos)! And not only that, but its only 9 days until Mother’s Day! What? You haven’t gone shopping yet?! Not to worry, I’ve got a gaggle of geeky goodies for the great gal in your life!

 

There are many times I have to correct people who say I’m bossy with, “Its not ‘bossy’; its leadership skills.” Got a momma like that? Grab a pair of these mitts from Perpetual Kid!

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There’s also one for your more intimidating madre as well as the bookworm babe!

 

Got a whimsical woman who always likes to look her best? Look no further than this unicorn nail polish dryer!

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Nails fly and dry in 5 minutes flat! No risk of messing up her mani while she chugs a uni-frap!

 

If you’re a mom of littles, you’re constantly carrying around a ton of crap. Seriously. Between snacks, diapers, wipes, and crayons, I need an enormous bag to carry it all in! Thank goodness ThinkGeek has my nerdy back with this!

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This canvas “Motherboard” bag is perfect for carrying all of your spawn’s stuff as well as looking geek chic!

 

Is your mom ready to soak up the sun while also representing Star Fleet? Pick her up one of these!

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These a-DORK-able swimsuits are available in blue, red, and gold! Throw one on, head to the beach, and become your own sanding party–hey-oh!

 

 

Happy Fangirling!

 

 

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Happy Friday, peeps! I know, I know… I’ve really been slacking on the blogging this week. With sickness infiltrating the Huffman Homestead at every turn, its been tough to get us back on our normal routine. Thankfully, all of us are on the uphill swing and I’m getting my shiz together so I can bring you more of the blog posts you’ve come to know and love. Well, maybe not love, but at least tolerate.

Let’s dive in to the nerdy nifties I’ve found for you this week!

Sometimes, being an adult is hard. Just the day-to-day responsibilities and duties that we have to fulfill can be a drag and you just want to feel like a kid again. Enter our first find, courtesy of Perpetual Kid:

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Oh yes, you read that right: Chardonnay Cotton Candy! For those days when you want to feel like a kid again, but also sophisticated adult that drinks wine. There’s also beer-flavored,  birthday cake, and even bacon!

 

There was a debate this week at the Huffman Homestead as to which was better: Star Wars or Star Trek. Needless to say, things got pretty heated between me and Huff the Tot. I’ll always be hashtag Team The Force, but even I have to admit that Star Trek has some pretty cool tech. And its actually become a reality! Check out this exclusive from ThinkGeek:

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Yes, that is an actual WORKING Combadge! This bad boy uses Bluetooth® technology to sync with your phone so you can totes feel like Picard, Crusher, Worf, and the whole TNG gang! Click here to check out all the specs–its not just for calls!

 

Are you new to a fandom? New to the world of cosplays, cons, and fanfic? Need a helping hand to navigate the geeky galaxy ahead? Then look no further than Sam Maggs’ book: The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy!

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This book tells you all you need to know about this fantastic, fun, fabulous world of fandoms and everything it encompasses! Plus, Sam includes stories of kick-a women in various fandoms–doubly awesome!

 

Have a geeky goodie you want featured on FGF? Hit me up on Twitter: @thehuffmanpost!

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Yes, yes, I know–its only Wednesday. BUT, I had to show you some last-minute geeky gifts for the fanboy/fangirl in your life before that pesky two-day shipping becomes obsolete! I’ve found presents for all of the different nerds in your life!

 

For the sharp-dressed Jedi: 

Those bland beige and brown robes are a thing of the past! Help your rebel look fly while arguing about intergalactic trade law in this:

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Hashtag, hottest in the galaxy. Hashtag, ballin’ like a Bothan.

 

For the Whimsical Woman:

Got someone on your list that loves fantastical creatures and needs to keep a little light on at night? Have no fear! Perpetual Kid has got what you need!
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This a-DORK-able color-changing unicorn nightlight creates a soft, glowing light while protecting you from bad dreams and from the fear of stepping on a Lego during those late-night bathroom trips!

 

For Your Bestie:

When you think of best friends, who do you think of? Lucy and Ethel? Batman and Robin? Kirk and Spock! Show your bud you’ll always have their back with this Star Trek ensignia friendship necklace!

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Let’s just hope one of you doesn’t go the way of Spock in Star Trek II: Wrath of Khan. *Overcome with feels*

 

For the One Who Should’ve Run Away With the Flying Circus: 

Got a friend that thinks he/she’s John Cleese with an American accent? Someone on your list that just will NOT stop acting like they work for the Ministry of Silly Walks? Look no further than Think Geek:

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You’ll make your geek so happy, they won’t be able to get out “Aye, tis a scratch!” without crying tears of joy!

Happy fangirling!

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Do you guys realize its TEN days until Halloween? That’s right, TEN. DAYS. And I still have wigs to style, Huff the Babe’s costume to finalize, and I haven’t even STARTED on Huff the Hubs’! Eeek! Do YOU know what you’re going to be for Halloween? No? Don’t worry! I have scoured the interwebs this week, searching geeky getups to make your trick-or-treating extra nerdy!

Wanting to add a little magic to your Halloween, dearie? Then don this Rumpelstiltskin garb from Hot Topic!

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Patented Mr. Gold charm and charisma not included!

 

Not your style? Need something a little more comfortable to lounge around in to pass out candy? Have I got the ‘stume for you!

fan-girl-friday-halloween3  Not only is this Yoshi romper an awesome throwback, there’s no need to worry about needing to change into your jammies after you’ve crashed from all the Halloween candy!

 

Need something for your little geekling? Think Geek has what you need!

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Seriously, how a-DORK-able is this Star Trek dress?! Not only would it work for Halloween, but your little Federation Science Officer could look snazzy ALL year long!

 

Want a costume that’s a super low incandescent? Look no further than Perpetual Kid!

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This inflatable unicorn horn is fast, functional, AND at only $9.49, its a freakin’ steal! Bonus–you can get one for your furry friend and win best costume in the couples division!

 

Have you seen some fantastic fandom costumes online? What were they? Share int he comments below!

 

 

Happy fangirling!

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Happy first Friday of fall, y’all! I don’t know how the weather is where you’re fangirlin’, but here in Oklahoma it STILL feels like summer! I’m ready for hashtag PSL’s and bulky sweaters that cover up my summer of bad decisions. Pretty sure the only thing that can cheer me up is a blog full of nerdy nifties! Oh, look, here’s one now!

Today I’m bringing you geeky goodies from one of my new favorite fandoms that is actually celebrating its fifty anniversary! Its a fandom that will boldly take you where–well, let’s face it–other fandoms have taken you before… but none have looked as good doing it as Captain Picard, amirite?! That’s right, today’s FGF is all about Star Trek!

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Gene Roddenberry’s genius, the USPS is launching limited edition stamps! Check ’em out!

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Want some simple Star Trek swag to accessorize with?  Then look no further than Etsy shop JewelSculpts! They’ve got a lot of amazingly geeky gear, like this Vulcan salute necklace!
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You’re out of your Vulcan mind if you don’t snag this! (<–see what I did there?)

 

Are you raising up future Trekkers? Don’t worry, Mattel has you covered, Geek Mom and Dad! Barbie is getting in on the fun with Kirk, Spock, and Uhura dolls!

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Not only that, but Mega Bloks is also releasing Star Trek sets as well! And, bonus! They’re compatible with Legos!

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Live long and prosper, fangirls and fanboys!