Category Archives: GeekDad

Geek Daily Deals June 18, 2019: 20-Inch Floor Fan With Pivoting Head Only $39 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 18, 2019: 20-Inch Floor Fan With Pivoting Head Only $39 Today!

Reading Time: 1 minute Keep cool this Summer with one (or more) of these large 20-inch fans with pivoting heads, just $39 today! Lasko 3300 20″ Wind Machine Fan With 3 Energy-Efficient Speeds – Features Pivoting Head for Directional Air Flow: 3 High Performance Speeds – makes this fan ideal for the bedroom, living room,… Read More

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8 Great Things from the UKGE 2019!

8 Great Things from the UKGE 2019!

Reading Time: 6 minutes On June 2nd I visited the UK Games Expo for the second time. This ever-expanding con is the UK’s largest tabletop show and on the evidence of this visit, it’s going from strength to strength. Due to family commitments, I only get to visit on the final day, when things are… Read More

Geek Daily Deals June 15, 2019: Keep Your Meal Fresh With This Bento Box for $20 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 15, 2019: Keep Your Meal Fresh With This Bento Box for $20 Today!

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Keep your lunch fresh and organized with this BPA-free and leak-proof bento box for just $20 today! Bentgo Fresh (Red) – New & Improved Leak-Proof, Versatile 4-Compartment Bento-Style Lunch Box – Ideal for Portion-Control and Balanced Eating On-The-Go – BPA-Free and Food-Safe Materials: BUILT-IN PORTION CONTROL: Each… Read More

Geek Daily Deals June 14, 2019: Beat the Heat With This Inflatable Unicorn Sprinkler for $31 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 14, 2019: Beat the Heat With This Inflatable Unicorn Sprinkler for $31 Today!

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Be ready for the Summer heat with this inflatable unicorn sprinkler for just $31 today! Jasonwell Unicorn Sprinkler Inflatable Unicorn Water Toys- Outdoor Inflatable Ginormous Unicorn Yard Sprinkler for Kids (L): Giant Unicorn Sprinklers for kids outside — Big Size Approx. 82.6” X 33.5” X 65” (After… Read More

Yay, It’s Pride Month! Can I Have My Cookie Now?

Yay, It’s Pride Month! Can I Have My Cookie Now?

Reading Time: 4 minutes I have a strange and complex relationship with Pride month. There’s always a part of me that says, “If seeing a Coke ad with a rainbow flag makes some young kid feel accepted enough to come out, then it’s not a bad thing.” At the same time, I feel it’s also… Read More

Geek Daily Deals June 13, 2019: Microfiber Suede and Memory Foam Slippers for $8 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 13, 2019: Microfiber Suede and Memory Foam Slippers for $8 Today!

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Keep Dad’s feed comfy at home with these great memory foam slippers as low as $8 today! Magtoe Men’s Microfiber Suede Memory Foam Plush Indoor Clog Slippers Home Shoes: Microfiber Suede Rubber sole Anti-skid TPR outsole and warm inner lining: the durable non-skid rubber outsole makes no… Read More

Geek Daily Deals June 12, 2019: Big Sale on Gillette Razors; 10-Packs of Mach3 Blades for $13 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 12, 2019: Big Sale on Gillette Razors; 10-Packs of Mach3 Blades for $13 Today!

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Save on a variety of Gillette razors and refills; up to 30% off multi-packs and trimmers today! Save up to 30% on Gillette: Gillette Mach3 Men’s Razor Blades, 10 Blade Refills – 10-pack for $13! Gillette Fusion5 ProGlide Men’s Razor Blades, 8 Blade Refills – 8-pack for… Read More

The Therapeutic Value of Model Railroading

The Therapeutic Value of Model Railroading

Reading Time: 6 minutes I’m a model railroader. To me there’s something so wonderfully comforting in recreating the heyday of American railroading—itself an undeniable driving force behind the superpower we eventually became—in miniature. There is no machine made by man quite so alive and possessing of a soul than a fire-breathing, smoke-belching, sweating and panting… Read More

Geek Daily Deals June 11, 2019: Travel Safely With This RFID-Blocking Passport Pouch for $14 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 11, 2019: Travel Safely With This RFID-Blocking Passport Pouch for $14 Today!

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Travel the world safely this Summer with this RFID-blocking passport carry pouch for just $14 today! Venture 4th Travel Neck Pouch Neck Wallet with RFID Blocking – Passport Holder to Keep Your Cash And Documents Safe: ✅ PERFECT FOR TRAVEL – COMFORTABLE , BREATHABLE , LIGHTWEIGHT ,… Read More

Stack Overflow: Revisiting 8 Books Through Sequels

Stack Overflow: Revisiting 8 Books Through Sequels

Reading Time: 5 minutes “Previously, on Stack Overflow …” Okay, not exactly. But all of the books in today’s stack are sequels. I link back to earlier columns that include the previous book, so you can catch up if you weren’t already familiar with the original. Unicorn Is Maybe Not So Great After All by… Read More

Geek Daily Deals June 8, 2019: Massive 44 Gallon Rubbermaid Cans for $44 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 8, 2019: Massive 44 Gallon Rubbermaid Cans for $44 Today!

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Get the yard ready for Summer with these massive Rubbermaid 44 gal. cans for just $44 today! Rubbermaid Commercial Products FG264360BLUE BRUTE Heavy-Duty Round Trash/Garbage Can, 44-Gallon, Blue: Constructed with the highest quality material plus a UV inhibitor ensures long life in even the most extreme environments.… Read More

Geek Daily Deals June 6, 2019: 6-Port USB Car Charger 12V Adapter for Just $8 Today!

Geek Daily Deals June 6, 2019: 6-Port USB Car Charger 12V Adapter for Just $8 Today!

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Keep your whole family’s devices charge during the Summer road trip with this 6-port 12V car charger for just $8 today! Car Charger – Seenda 60W 12A 6-Port USB Car Charger with Smart Identification for iPhone X/8/7/6, iPad Pro/Air 2/Mini, Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6/Edge/Note 5 and More USB Devices:… Read More