Category Archives: GeekDad

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 21, 2018: Bento-Style Lunchbox for $14!

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 21, 2018: Bento-Style Lunchbox for $14!

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Pack your lunch or other snacks with stylish organization in this excellent Bento-style lunchbox set, for just $14! Bentgo All-in-One Stackable Lunch/Bento Box, Grey: Microwave, dishwasher, & freezer safe (Do not put center divider in dishwasher or microwave) BPA-free & FDA approved – All food grade materials… Read More

Giveaway: ‘Hotel Transylvania’ Double Feature

Giveaway: ‘Hotel Transylvania’ Double Feature

Reading Time: 1 minute   School’s out for the summer! And that means we’re all one step closer to the July 13 release of Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation! To prepare you for that momentous occasion, we’re priming the pumps by giving away the first two movies so you can have your very own Hotel… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 19, 2018: Power Up in Style With a 15′ Braided Extension Cord for $25

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 19, 2018: Power Up in Style With a 15′ Braided Extension Cord for $25

Reading Time: 1 minute Geek Daily Deals – Power up in style (and with safe, sturdy protection) with this heavy-duty, braided extension cord! 360 Electrical 360438 Habitat Braided Extension Cord, 15 ft. – Tungsten: 15′ power cord puts power where you need it Low-profile, right-angle plug fits in tight spaces Slim space-saving receptacle prevents clutter… Read More

Stack Overflow: 9 ‘Star Wars’ Books

Stack Overflow: 9 ‘Star Wars’ Books

Reading Time: 9 minutes Ah, Star Wars fever. We used to have sporadic outbreaks, sometimes years apart, but then it became a seasonal thing. Nowadays, it’s more of a low-grade chronic state, because you’re never more than a few months away from another new Star Wars release. Basically what I’m saying is: it’s always a good time… Read More

Dads Make Epic Kids Music

Dads Make Epic Kids Music

Reading Time: 4 minutes Images: Red Yarn, Trout Fishing in America, Ants Ants Ants What demographic writes the best music for kids? This question is nearly impossible to answer definitively. Amazing musicians come from all walks of life, after all. But parents usually have an advantage in kids’ music: They have a captive (un)willing audience… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 15, 2018: Telescoping Marshmallow Roasting Sticks; UE Boom 2 Speaker

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 15, 2018: Telescoping Marshmallow Roasting Sticks; UE Boom 2 Speaker

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Roast marshmallows like a professional with these stainless steel, telescoping marshmallow roasting forks – set of 10 for $17; get the awesome-sounding and amazing-looking UE Boom 2 Bluetooth speaker for only $75 today! MalloMe Marshmallow Roasting Sticks Set of 10 Telescoping Rotating Smores Skewers: EXPERT APPROVED SAFE… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 14, 2018: Steel-Wrapped Garden Hose for $31; 5 Grill Mats for $11

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 14, 2018: Steel-Wrapped Garden Hose for $31; 5 Grill Mats for $11

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Summer is for enjoying your back yard and grilling up great meals! Today’s deals include a heavy-duty steel-reinforced garden hose that won’t kink, and heat-resistant grill matts for cooking everything on your BBQ. Forever Steel Hose 50′ 304 Stainless Steel Garden Hose: Forever Steel Hose (50′) 304… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 13, 2018: Audio-Technica Headphones for $129; Fiio DAC/Amp for $76

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 13, 2018: Audio-Technica Headphones for $129; Fiio DAC/Amp for $76

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Give dad (or yourself, or someone else) the gift of great audio for Father’s Day (or any other day) with these two deals. The beloved Audio Technica ATH-M50s headphones plus a headphone DAC/amp from Fiio, all for just over $200! Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones, Black:… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 12, 2018: Leather and Canvas Duffle Bags $35 and Up; LEGO Space Shuttle $24

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 12, 2018: Leather and Canvas Duffle Bags $35 and Up; LEGO Space Shuttle $24

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Upgrade your carrying capacity with these canvas and leather messenger, duffle, camera, and toiletry bags starting at $11; blast off with the LEGO space shuttle kit, including astronaut for just $24. S-ZONE Waterproof Waxed Canvas Leather Trim Travel Tote Duffel Handbag Weekend Bag: Material: Waterproof Waxed Canvas… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 11, 2018: Quick Read BBQ Thermometer – $16; USB Powered LED Light Strip – $15

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 11, 2018: Quick Read BBQ Thermometer – $16; USB Powered LED Light Strip – $15

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Summer BBQs and camping get a little easier with these gadgets: a quick-read digital meat thermometer for just $16, and USB-powered LED light strips you can hang or magnetically affix anywhere, starting at $15. Two more handy gadgets to make Summer a little easier and more relaxing!… Read More

2018 GeekDad Father’s Day Gift Guide

2018 GeekDad Father’s Day Gift Guide

Reading Time: 7 minutes Father’s Day is upon us and while it may be too late to acquire some of these items in time, here’s a list of things we as parents would appreciate giving or receiving on this special day. Watershed and Knockmealdown, single malt Irish whiskies from Tipperary Watershed & Knockmealdowns Suggested By:… Read More

Stack Overflow: 12 Graphic Novels for Young Readers

Stack Overflow: 12 Graphic Novels for Young Readers

Reading Time: 12 minutes Ghosts! Robots! Sharks! Wizards! Monsters Beware! (That’s actually one of the titles.) Yup, lots of excitement out there for the elementary age set. Desmond Cole, Ghost Patrol; Monsters Beware!; and Amulet are fiction, while Sharks, and Robots and Drones are nonfiction. With strong literary and visual storytelling, these are all winners.… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 10, 2018: Outdoor Combo – Bluetooth Speaker for $21; Huge Inflatable Screen for $127

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 10, 2018: Outdoor Combo – Bluetooth Speaker for $21; Huge Inflatable Screen for $127

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Get ready for backyard movie watching this Summer with a great combo – get a water-resistant Bluetooth speaker for $21, and pick up a portable, inflatable 149″ projection screen to go with it. We’re getting our back yard ready for the Summer (and a grad part) this… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 9, 2018: Vises, Vise-Grips, and Bits; Refurbed Plantronics Gaming Headsets

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 9, 2018: Vises, Vise-Grips, and Bits; Refurbed Plantronics Gaming Headsets

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – Sale on Irwin tools, including clamp-on vises, vise-grips, drill bits, and more. Or save on refurbished gaming headsets from Plantronics! IRWIN Clamp-On Vise, 3″: Easy clamp-on feature for working almost anywhere Can attach to tables up to 2″ thick Anvil shaping horn incorporated into the design Sturdy… Read More

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 8, 2018: Cordless Drills $12 And Up; Echo Dot and Smart Plug Combo for $51

Geek Daily Deals Jun. 8, 2018: Cordless Drills $12 And Up; Echo Dot and Smart Plug Combo for $51

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geek Daily Deals – deals on Black + Decker cordless drills, as low as $12! Get a combo Echo Dot and TP-Link smart outlet for just $51! BLACK+DECKER BDCSFL20C 4V Max Lithium Ion Lightdriver Cordless Screwdriver: 4V max* Lithium Ion power provides cordless power convenience 3 position pivoting handle for accessibility… Read More