Parenting

‘Kidomi:’ Streaming Edutainment for Young Kids

'Kidomi', a subscription-based app for kids that delivers an ever-changing lineup of edutainment from major label content producers, launches today…

Snow Day? GeekDad and GeekMom Have You Covered!

Is your family among the millions of people impacted by snow this weekend? GeekDad and GeekMom have a wonderful collection…

Cosplay Family Spotlight: Larger Than Life Cosplay

Cosplay Family Spotlight is a new recurring segment where I interview and spotlight a cosplay family. This week, I interview…

Cosplay Family Spotlight: Douglas Family

Cosplay Family Spotlight is a new recurring segment where I interview and spotlight a cosplay family. This week, I interview…

‘Dr. Panda AR Christmas Tree’: Your Virtual Advent Calendar

'Dr. Panda AR Christmas Tree: with AR technology, users can place and decorate their own Christmas trees, unlocking new, free…

This Is Some of Us

GeekMom Melody on shariing loss, struggle joy and reality as art imitates life on television.

Cosplay Family Spotlight: Junior Ghost Beaters

Cosplay Family Spotlight is a new recurring segment where I interview and spotlight a cosplay family. This week, I interview…

Word Wednesday: “Puberty” – ‘How to Help Your Kids With Growing Up’

If the teenage years feel like a terrifying unknown, DK's 'Help Your Kids With Growing Up' may be the manual…

Cosplay Family Spotlight: Many Faces of Cosplay

Cosplay Family Spotlight is a new recurring segment where I interview and spotlight a cosplay family. This week, I interview…

Parenting Getting to You? This Zombie Survival Guide Is What You Need!

Zombie survival tips for the barely coping parent.

Girls Will Be Able to Earn Eagle Scout Under Newly Announced Boy Scouts Programs

The Boy Scouts broke with tradition today by announcing new programs that will be available to girls at the Cub…

4 Tips for Parents Who Travel for Work, With Jason Mewes

Have to travel for work? It can be tough for a parent to leave the family behind. We share four…

Using a VPN Service for Your Whole Family

A VPN service is not for everybody, but I wanted to at least share what I am doing with my…

Wonders of Wildlife Is a Family Conservation Destination

Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium is a world-class facility bringing conservation history, education, and advocacy to America's heartland.

Go Back to School With the Sights, Sounds, and (Obviously) Games of Nintendo

From hot new games to special downloadable activities, Nintendo has just what your family is looking for to ease into…

‘Dr. Panda Plus: Home Designer’ Is Augmented Reality for Kids

'Dr. Panda Plus: Home Designer' is an excellent introduction to augmented reality for younger users, but is it little more…

The Reason Why You Should Be Watching ‘American Ninja Warrior’ With Your Family

I've become a big fan of 'American Ninja Warrior' for one really big reason.

Two New Learn-To-Code Books for Kids

I'm always on the lookout for new coding books, and I've got two new ones that are definitely unique. If…

Rose City Comic Con Kid’s Zone and Family Cosplay Giveaway

Rose City Comic Con is coming up in just a couple of weeks, and we want to help a cosplay…

Music Review: ‘Jump for Joy!’ by Caspar Babypants

Caspar Babypants has done it again with another fun new album released today--'Jump For Joy!'

How to Talk to Your Children About Charlottesville

Here, then, are some suggestions from us at GeekDad and GeekMom for how to help children process what they see…

Raising Strong Girls? ‘Kazoo’ Is the Worry-Free Magazine Your Kids Need

'Kazoo' magazine is all about empowering young ladies, and it does so without shame...and without ads.

Stress Reduction GeekDad Style; There’s No Place Like 127.0.0.1

Summer is almost over and stress is at an all-time high. Find out how one GeekDad approaches stress reduction and…

Cycling With My Kids on Biking Across Kansas

You might be asking yourself right now why on Earth would I want to go cycling with my kids on…

Badvertising: This Fish Ad Just Isn’t Kosher With Me

Want to see a video that manages to insult both men and women, while at the same time trying to…

Cosplay Family Spotlight: Cheetah Girl Cosplay

Cosplay Family Spotlight is a new recurring segment where I interview and spotlight a cosplay family. This week, I interview…

It’s Okay to Like Things – On Fandom, Favorites, and Fatherhood

What's the difference between an over-enthusiast GeekDad and one of those out-of-control youth sports parents? Painfully little, it turns out.

10 Reasons Why Boy Scout Summer Camp Is the Absolute Best

After putting another summer camp in the books, I reflect on why Boy Scout summer camp is the best ten…

Keeping Tech in Check: Go Old School with Cricket Magazines

Seriously, do your kids a favor and get them a subscription to a real, honest-to-goodness magazine. They'll thank you for…

It’s the Summer of Heroes at Disney California Adventure Park

At Disney California Adventure Park, guests have the opportunity to immerse themselves in an interactive Marvel experience as part of…