Category Archives: Dad+Nerd

Life as a Dad is crazy. Life as a Nerd is dangerous. Find out what happens when you combine the two and end up inside the head of a man who has the same mental age as his toddler, and will not believe that the 80’s ever ended.

GIVEAWAY! – Take the family to Oz Comic-Con Melbourne

It's been a whole year since Little E and I had our epically fun day at Oz Comic-Con? Wow. Well I can guarantee you that we'll be there again this year but with Phenom-A-Mum and our new addition, Little L, as well. Revisit all of the crazy fun that my then-2-year-old had with … Continue Reading ››

10 Lessons From Playing Mario With My Kids

We here at BKLK completely understood why Alex from DadRites.com chose to shut down his dad blog, but that didn't stop us from lamenting the loss.
Luckily Alex has scribed a spectacular guest post for you to read right here!
I’m a Nintendo Geek. Always have been, always will be. While other people are counting their head-shots … Continue Reading ››

Super Spy Lazer String Maze for Toddlers

This was a loooooong winter and I fear that I may have gone a teeny bit cabin fever crazy because I began creeping around our house whistling the Mission Impossible theme tune and leaping out at Phenom-A-Mum from behind chairs saying "Sssssssh. Secret Squirrel!". So what better way to celebrate the coming of Spring than by … Continue Reading ››

Mr Twit’s Beard Toddler Activity – Dad Craft for Roald Dahl Day

Tomorrow is Roald Dahl's birthday which has been officially retitled ROALD DAHL DAY!

And, like every Aussie child of the 80's, I grew up mesmerized by the magical worlds of his books. People tend to go on about Charlie & the Chocolate Factory or Matilda but the book that was my Dahl favourite was … Continue Reading ››

Take the Kids to Oz Comic Con Melbourne 2015: A Dad’s Experience

Today is the last day of Oz Comic Con in Melbourne - I highly recommend it as a tops day out with the kids. Sydney and Brisbane dads will get the chance in September. http://youtu.be/DHD3nyMsAxs
If you've read this blog before, it'll come as no surprise that I've been to a comic convention before. Okay, a … Continue Reading ››

Oz Comic Con Melbourne: Win A Family Pass

Geek dads unite - it's Oz Comic Con time again!!!!

To answer your first question - of course I'm going! What would Comic Con be without Dad+Nerd there to totally Dad+Nerd-out all over the place? Comics, collectibles and fan paraphernalia galore. It's nerd heaven (not for my bank account though. I tend to go a little … Continue Reading ››