GeekDad Review: Sound Rise Flower Freaq

Sound Rise Flower Freaq

Soundfreaq originally sent me a limited edition Sound Rise Flower Freaq for inclusion in the GeekDad Mother’s Day Gift Guide. The combination alarm clock and Bluetooth speaker quickly migrated to my teenage daughter’s room, where it has apparently found a permanent home. After three weeks of use, it’s time for a review of this funky, multipurpose device. Continue reading

‘OK to Wake! Owl’ Is a Sleeper Hit


One of the number one issues most parents of small children, like myself, have is getting enough sleep. After about six months of much lack of sleep, we were lucky enough that our son started sleeping through the night for about 10-12 hours on average. Until two weeks ago. Continue reading

Wake Up! Now Go Find Your Tocky Alarm Clock! (Hint: It’s Hiding!)


While summer is still in session, I don’t give my oldest son (age 6) too much grief in the mornings about getting out of bed. He’s got some camps left to attend, but my wife and I try to let the boys sleep in and get a good rest while they can. Now, when school’s in session, it’s a whole different story… Continue reading