Few things bring loved ones together like a traditional home-cooked holiday meal complete with turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, pie and gingerbread. But when you're a geek, you might want to use the table to show off your love for everything from sci-fi hits like "Star Wars," Star Trek" and "Doctor Who" to classic horror by H.P. Lovecraft.
This holiday, plan your meals based on the fandoms you love most. Serve the extra creepy tribute to Cthulhu -- Sarlacc Pit Cake and . Ditch the traditional gingerbread house and build a or a .-- as your main course. And follow up with
Need some nerdy suggestions for your upcoming cookie exchange? How about , or cookies based onfrom "Guardians of the Galaxy"? You can store all your geeky treats in this musical that peeps Christmas carols whenever you open its lid.
Don't just eat geeky holiday meals, though. Prepare them with geeky tools. Bake using. Carve the turkey using knives stored in your or flip food over using Darth Vader's . Dig into your food like a Time Lord using "Doctor Who" .
Even if your family and friends can't agree on who shot first or which "Star Trek" series is the best, you can at least call a truce over geeky holiday fare.