Tag Archives: Family

Dear Fans of Chief Wahoo

Dear Fans of Chief Wahoo

Reading Time: 5 minutes Image Credit: N Engineer (Chief Wahoo images from public domain) Dear Fan of Chief Wahoo, I don’t know if you were one of the fans who decided it was appropriate to curse obscenities at the protestors outside the stadium at the home opener. I get that your problem with the Indians’… Read More

Geek Links: NASA Astronaut Anne McClain’s Official Portraits Will Melt Your Heart

Geek Links: NASA Astronaut Anne McClain’s Official Portraits Will Melt Your Heart

Reading Time: 1 minute Image credit: NASA Geek Links are cool stories that we’ve found elsewhere on the internet that we think our readers will love, too. Click through to read: NASA Astronaut Anne McClain, an Army Major attack helicopter pilot, aerospace engineer, and member of NASA’s 21st pilot class, revealed some touching official photos… Read More

Teenage Rebellion and Adult Disillusionment

Teenage Rebellion and Adult Disillusionment

Reading Time: 6 minutes Student protests, across generations. Left: By uwdigitalcollections (CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), via Wikimedia Commons; Right: Fabrice Florin, https://www.flickr.com/photos/fabola/38488882960 (CC BY-SA 2.0) I want to start out by saying that I’m not starting a political argument. This article isn’t about policies or positions. It’s about attitude and age. You’ve probably seen the… Read More

GeekDad Family Game Madness

GeekDad Family Game Madness

What if, in an effort to teach kids about how brackets work, to gear them up for future NCAA brackets, or just to have something fun to do if you’re not so into watching basketball, there were a bracket of a different sort. Presenting, the GeekDad Family Game Madness Bracket.
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Games as a Priority

Games as a Priority

We can say family time is important, but look at your schedule to find out where your priorities truly lie. It doesn’t take a lot of time or effort to play table-top games with your kids, and the pay-off is close family bonds. Read More

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