There’s Too Much to Do During a Quarantine

<img data-attachment-id=”327676″ data-permalink=”https://geekmom.com/2020/03/theres-too-much-to-do-during-a-quarantine/pleasedontmakemedostuff/” data-orig-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/03/Pleasedontmakemedostuff.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1″ data-orig-size=”1200,675″ data-comments-opened=”1″ data-image-meta=”{“aperture”:”2.2″,”credit”:””,”camera”:”SAMSUNG-SM-J120A”,”caption”:””,”created_timestamp”:”1555247456″,”copyright”:””,”focal_length”:”3.3″,”iso”:”50″,”shutter_speed”:”0.0625″,”title”:””,”orientation”:”1″}” data-image-title=”Pleasedontmakemedostuff” data-image-description=” Barely visible pre-teen holds T-shirt that reads “PLEASE DON’T MAKE ME DO STUFF” ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/03/Pleasedontmakemedostuff.jpg?fit=600%2C338&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/03/Pleasedontmakemedostuff.jpg?fit=1000%2C563&ssl=1″ class=”size-full wp-image-327676″ src=”https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/03/Pleasedontmakemedostuff.jpg?resize=1200%2C675&ssl=1″ alt=”Barely visible pre-teen holds T-shirt that reads “PLEASE DON’T MAKE ME DO STUFF”” width=”1200″ height=”675″ data-recalc-dims=”1″ />Really feeling my kid’s shirt this week. – Read the Full […]

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Veterans Memorial Museum Statue

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 many 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.

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(I Wish I Knew) How to Parent an Extrovert

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image composited by the author from public domain pictures Introversion is still considered a minority setting in our society. You can tell because you can always find articles explaining introversion to “typical” people. “How does an introvert think?” “How can you support the introverts in your workplace?” “Don’t worry, introversion has […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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