Well, it’s official. At least I hope it is, since it was posted at starwars.com LucasFilm announced that J.J. Abrams is back to direct Star Wars: Episode IXRead More
A lot of people that have been complaining about Star Wars – The Force Awakens… have had issues with Kylo Ren as a bad guy. I am not going to get into a huge debate on it right now.. but here is a good answer on what Abrams was thinking with Ren and his relation to Darth Vader.Read More
Being a Geek Dad is not about finding ways to get your kids to enjoy “Geekdom”. It’s about finding ways to let your kids enjoy what THEY like and seeing that there is a bit of Geek in everyone. It’s about encouraging your children to not be embarrassed over liking Star Trek, Superheros, knitting or coloring. It’s about showing them that it’s OK to not like what everyone else does, or vice versa.
We constantly here that the ‘world’ wants kids to grow up confident, as good leaders, strong, decision makers, not followers of the crowd. But that same ‘system’ strives to tell the same kids what that means and how they should do it.
As parents, we need to lay the “Foundation” for confident leaders… Good way to remember this?
You don’t convey to your children “Smart people think this way, and you are smart.. so you will think this way too…”
You convey: Smart people think…. and it’s OK to think.
That way, they are comfortable to agree with someone else on their own merit, or not. If my son turns out to like Superman, that’s awesome. It’s OK that he likes the same hero as me! But I want him to like Superman because HE likes superman, not just because I’m the Dad..
Star Wars – The Force Awakens – Parental Review REVIEW – 4/5 STARS (With reasons…) I battled back and forth about writing this review opening night. The main reason that I didn’t, was simply because I needed to sort through it all and not write from a ‘fan high’ perspective. Overall, I thought the movie was great. But there were a few things that popped into my head while watching it, that I shoved down to make room for the ‘drool’ factor during my opening night enjoyment. Remember. This review…Read More
Get ready for.. The Force Awakens! – For all you that forgot the Star Wars plot, or are just new to the timeline… check out this fun video that brings you up to date! 😉Read More
Star Wars – The Force Awakens #thestruggleisreal – We all have this friend!Read More
Here is the latest trailer from Star Wars, on Monday Night Football!Read More
So, apparently Matt Kingsnorth and Phil St. Pier, would really like to go to the Star Wars The Force Awakens Premier.. and in an attempt to do so, have tried to get JJ Abrams’ attention. They put a X-Wing………in space. Check out the story here:Read More
Let’s be REALLY honest here. We all reacted like this…Read More
Here it is! HOLY CRAP!! PLEASE let us know what you think in the comments!! Some stills from the video below!!Read More