We Salute Our American Veterans

We Salute Our American Veterans

Every year on Veterans Day in the U.S., we on GeekDad and GeekMom like to take a moment to remember our American veterans. We ordinarily deal with far less serious matters, but as most of us are American, we feel it is important that we remember all those who have given part of their lives in service to our country’s military. Read More

It’s Superb Owl Sunday!

It’s Superb Owl Sunday!

Apparently there is some sort of game today near San Francisco involving untrained horses and large black-coated cats, but for our money it’s still the superb owl that’s the most important animal of the day! Read More

We Salute Our American Veterans

We Salute Our American Veterans

Every year on Veterans Day in the U.S. we on GeekDad like to take a moment to remember our American veterans. We ordinarily deal with far less serious matters, but as most of us are American, we feel it is important that we remember all those who have given part of their lives in service to their country’s military. Read More

Top 10 #Halloween Movies With More Laughter, Less Slaughter

Top 10 #Halloween Movies With More Laughter, Less Slaughter

Finding horror movies for a Halloween marathon is easy — there’s the occasional good one, and the rest are usually somewhere in the bad to so-bad-it’s-good range. What if you’re a parent of a pre-teen, though, and don’t want to risk a month of nightmares? Finding something good to watch that still feels properly Halloween-y can be tough. Read More

Lunchbox Electronics: Fun DIY Kits and Components for Kids (and Their Parents)

Lunchbox Electronics: Fun DIY Kits and Components for Kids (and Their Parents)

Alicia Gibb is an inventor with a background in art education and information science, which puts her in a sort of sweet spot when it comes to STEAM education. She started her company, Lunchbox Electronics, to sell products she’s created to help fill an underserved niche in kids’ learning: Making learning about electronics easy, accessible, and most of all fun. Read More