Posts in category "Relationships"

5 Geeky Date Ideas for Valentine's Day in Chicago

I take geek romance very seriously.  It’s one of my favorite blogging topics, from themed gift ideas to advice for singles.  Today, I’m addressing the most common question I get: “What’s the best place in Chicago for a geeky date?” …OK, busted.  I totally did this last year.  However, I have even MORE to share in 2013!... Read more »

5 Ways to Meet a Geeky Girlfriend or Boyfriend in Chicago

Last night, someone on Twitter asked if I was single… from his company’s account.  I found it unprofessional, but I also felt for him.  The month before Valentine’s Day can be lonely.  Thankfully, Chicago is filled with places to meet that very special geek guy or girl. Partially in response to this odd exchange, I’ve... Read more »

Meetup.com: Discover Your New Dungeon Mates and Drinking Buddies

It might be a sign that I’m getting older, but I’ve been avoiding the trendy social networking/news/imagery sites.  Pinterest, Tumblr, Plurk, Reddit…  I asked my geek guy to explain the differences to me.  It didn’t work. …BUT THEN, in a shocking twist, I discovered Meetup.com.  The site totally gets my stamp of approval.  Meetup users... Read more »
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It's Me or the Horde! Rules for SOs Playing MMOs

When a geek loves another geek very much, sometimes they express that love in a very special way… they join a massively multiplayer online game (MMO).  I know you’ve heard of them: World of Warcraft, Star Wars: The Old Republic, Guild Wars, etc.  They can be fun to play together, but it’s important to be safe.... Read more »