This week, while the Geeks are away, join Marty, and old but new Geek, Mike, as they cut their way through the upcoming horde of TV nostalgia reboot faire. Continue reading “Episode 73: Marty and Mike’s TV Teardown!”
Join Erik and a returning Mike as they discuss the importance of music while raising their kids. What genres did they try? Did they pop headphones on their pregnant wives? How does one introduce metal to a child? Continue reading “Episode 68: Raising Geeklings pt. 1 – Music”
This week, Aaron, Mark, James, and returning Geek, Marty, explore how the depths of their geek appreciation may not reconcile with their beliefs and how such contradictions could influence their kids. Will Marty find salvation in the West Wing? Which games … Continue reading Episode 66: Geekdom vs. Beliefs
Do you like cookies? Of course you like cookies, everyone likes cookies. The folks over at Bon Appétit invited Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster to try 100 years of cookies. Continue reading “Celebrate 100 years of cookies with Cookie Monster”
Join Geeks Aaron, Mark and James this week as they curse a blue streak in honour of Kevin Smith’s news of a new Jay and Silent Bob flick set to tackle the hot topic of Hollywood reboots. Continue reading “Episode 61: Geeks vs. F@#$? Kevin Smith”
Netflix has released the trailer for the return of Bill Nye in “Bill Nye Saves The World”. Continue reading “Bill Nye returns to save the world on Netflix”
Join Geeks Aaron, Mark and an exhausted Erik, as they discuss some “sportsball-thing” called the Superbowl, complain about the Trump, and ponder what a superhero baseball team might look like. Continue reading “Episode 60: Geeks LX vs. Superbowl LI”
Join us this week as Geek Aaron returns, with his guest host, and soon to be geek with kids, Mark.
Listen in as the dynamic duo discusses the new Logan red-band trailer, which Marvel heroes would make awesome dads and their pitch for a reboot of Three Men and a Baby, Marvel styles! Continue reading “Episode 58: Who is your daddy and what does he do?”
You may have heard of the term STEM, or STEAM recently. It’s an educational initiative to get kids interested in science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics, and to see the real-world, interconnections between all of them. However, it’s not easy for some kids to buy into this. Especially when the real-world tells them their contributions to science and such is not valid simply because of their gender, age, socioeconomic background or level of education. Making things explode, tearing things apart, figuring out how things work. is all a part of childhood. It’s fun, and should always be a gateway to something a child can be passionate about. So, here are a few ideas for the parents out there who are looking to inspire their budding scientists, engineers, coders and artists.
Being a big Star Wars geek at this time of the year is a wondrous thing. Force Friday just hit so we were treated to a boat load of awesome Star Wars merch like this kick-ass kids furniture. Who wouldn’t want to sleep in an X-Wing bed? Continue reading “A new Star Wars film means only one thing – new kick-ass Star Wars furniture”