Running Geek: You Can Run a Marathon


“Whether you believe that you can, or that you can’t, you are usually right.” I came across this great quote from Henry Ford in the middle of the woods during an 18 mile, 4 hour trail run recently, and it really struck a chord with me. I am a firm believer that almost anyone can do a marathon. Continue reading

Geeks Assemble for the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend in 2014

Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend

Even for those of us that are crazy enough to have paid to run to exhaustion through a Disney park before, the latest addition to the RunDisney lineup is exciting! Continue reading

How to Make a Great, Big, Beautiful Tomorrow for Disney’s D23 Expo


Disney’s D23 Expo was a lot of Disney fun, but Whit Honea has some ideas to make it even better! Continue reading

Teaching Your Kids Physics on a Roller Coaster

California Screamin' Roller Coaster (Image by Ken Denmead)

There are people who are passionate about roller coasters, who travel the world to ride each and every one they can find, rating them and even breaking world records on them.  I am not one of those people.  I do, however, enjoy a good roller coaster.  My older son may well be on his way to becoming one of the former, passionate coasterphiles, however, and I often get to join him as he tries new rides out.  Continue reading

Video: Little Girl Jedi Trainee at Disneyland Chooses the Dark Side (GeekDad Weekly Rewind)

If you’ve ever been to the Star Wars attractions at Disneyland or Walt Disney World, you know that they pick some kids to join the “Jedi Academy” and participate in some theatrics onstage with a bunch of actors dressed as … Continue reading