Peter Diseth: Cerified Geek-tician & Sci-Fi-nancier

Peter Diseth is a lead writer for Geeks Raising Geeks, the Internet's one home for geeky parents wanting to raise geeky kids

About Peter Diseth

Geek-tician and Sci-Fi-nancier, Peter has been honing his research for Geeks Raising Geeks for better than three decades. He makes a living creating web content for individuals and businesses, both local and international. He's also a veteran actor of stage and screen, and doing this makes "making a living" worthwhile. Peter is also the sole creator of (a satirical news blog in the vein of The Onion) and a once-contributor to WhatCulture.

Peter lives in New Mexico with the three loves of his life: his wife Kate, his kitty Kitty, and his vast library of well-loved and well-worn genre fiction.

Wage Geek Warfare with the Electronic FPS Laser Battle Jacket

Stumped about what to do with your little geek this weekend? How about declaring futuristic war over the fate of the galactic multi-verse using only laser guns in a science fiction deathmatch? Yep, sound good to me, too. With a couple Electronic FPS Laser Battle Jackets from Think Geek, you can your young geek can […]

Buying the Best Next-Gen Gaming Console for Your Little Geeks

We geeks do love gaming, don’t we? Whether it’s playing virtual soccer, football or baseball, or getting slicey-dicey with goblins, goliaths, and Ganons, video games are a huge part of geek culture. And with such awesome next-generation consoles available, I whole-heartedly understand your desire to get something new and exciting for your little geeks to […]

Best of Etsy’s Geeky Teething Rings and Toys

If you’re a brand new parent, you probably have your hands full 24 hours a day with all kinds of baby-related goodness. But in the back of your mind, you’ve got to be just biding your time, waiting with bated breath for the moment when you can start introducing your new little geek to Firefly, […]

New Street Fighter Chess Set: Sonic Booming with Your Wits

Hadouken! With the uber-fantastic Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Chess Set, you can cherish the memories of your favorite video game characters, while introducing your little geeks to the world’s oldest, most intelligent board game. Introducing the Beautiful, 25th Anniversary Street Fighter Chess Set The chess set is absolutely gorgeous. Even if it didn’t feature characters […]

Best 12 Graphic Novels for Budding Girl Geeks

If your little girl looks to be becoming as big a geek as you are, perhaps it’s time to introduce her to the wonderful world of graphic novels. And here’s 12 books she won’t be able to put down! Before we begin, though, a brief (ish) disclaimer: these books are not “just for girls.” Nor […]

Top 6 Movies to Get You Through the Polar Vortex

Looking for a way to stop going nuts about the Polar Vortex raging outside your home? Check out these 6 movies that’ll cheer up the entire geeky family. There’s not much that everyone can agree on these days. But there is our mutual hatred, bewilderment and general weariness of the… duh-duh-DUHHHH… Polar Vortex! Seriously, this […]

This Geek is Nuts: Let Steve Casino Inspire Your Artistic Geeky Family!

Artist Steve Casino has gone nutty. He’s taken peanut shells and colors (and small wood carvings for some appendages and hair) and created some of the most fantastically, wonderfully, magnificently geeky 3D paintings in the history of the galaxy. Or maybe they’re sculptures. Or sculptured paintings. Or… Okay, you know what? I doesn’t matter what […]

Top 6 Old-School Board Games Your Little Geeks Will Love

If you want a good old-fashioned geeky-family-bonding experience, look no further than the top shelf of your closet, where you keep your old-school board games. Not only are these super fun in a nostalgic way, but they’re also truly great games that have a few life lessons in store for your kiddos. Yes, I know […]

Boldly Go (to Sleep) with this Star Trek Projection Clock!

Looking for a new bedside alarm clock? How about one shaped like the USS Enterprise? With sounds from the original Star Trek series? With a time projector?! With this other-worldly-awesome Star Trek Enterprise Projection Alarm Clock, you and your little geeks can boldly go where no human has gone before (in dreams, anyway) without worrying […]

Best 7 Family Amusement Parks for Geeky Families

Don’t settle for any old amusement park. Check out our list of the best 7 family amusement parks for geeky families & make your trip an uber special one. Taking the Open Road to a New Destination of Fun It’s never too early to start planning an awesomely geeky summer vacation for the whole family. […]