A Female Perspective

Le Chic Geek
Changing How You Work from Home

When I’m not on the road, I don’t work out of a physical office.  I do have a physical office, but I only commute to it about once a month.  (Well, right now,... Read More

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Manhattan, New York After 5:00 pm

The hustle and bustle of Manhattan is an immersive experience with the noise, lights, and colours. If you’re wondering how you can make the most of your free time in... Read More

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Milwaukee, WI After 5:00 pm

Milwaukee, Wisconsin is known for cheese curds, Friday fish fry, and lots of craft beer – for good reason. You probably won’t lose weight when you’re here, but if... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Making Fake Boarding Passes as Gifts with Plane Ticket Templates

Here’s how you can use these event and plane ticket templates to make fake boarding passes as gifts! When I surprised my mom with tickets to Paris, I printed out fake... Read More

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Get $10 back on $10 spend on Rakuten, includes existing users

Rakuten currently has a $10 cash back on $10 spend special going on until December 19th, and this includes existing users. The offer is located at this link. If you do... Read More

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Baltimore, MD After 5:00 pm

Baltimore, Maryland is full of history. And despite its less-than-stellar reputation for safety, Baltimore has lots of lovely and safe neighborhoods to explore after 5.... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Huge Month for Cashback (Get $40 free & free Thanksgiving items including turkey)

This month is huge for cashback for multiple portals, including two big promotions. Rakuten (formerly, Ebates) is doing $40 cashback for $40 in spend (100% cashback) for... Read More

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Dubrovnik, Croatia After 5:00 pm

Dubrovnik is the crown jewel of Croatia’s beautiful coast. Once a powerful city-state with crafty merchants, today this is the tourist capital of the Balkan Peninsula.... Read More

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Las Vegas, NV After 5:00 pm

Las Vegas is known for a city of decadence and sometimes debauchery, but if you’re traveling for work, chances are you’re here for a conference. There’s no... Read More

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North Shore, Oahu, HI After 5:00 pm

The North Shore of Oahu is known for some of the best surfing on the planet. But even if you don’t surf, you can enjoy world-class beaches, laid-back locals, and... Read More

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Sharjah, UAE After 5:00 pm

While Dubai is celebrated for its extraordinary architecture and innovation, its neighbor Sharjah takes a more subtle approach. Sharjah, the third-most populous city in... Read More

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St. Petersburg, FL After 5:00 pm

Located just across the bay from Tampa, St. Petersburg, Florida is a world unto itself. Whether you’re there for work or pleasure, you’ll find a vibrant downtown... Read More

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Nuremberg, Germany After 5:00 pm

Nuremberg, Germany is a Bavarian city with a lot of history, and an emphasis on Christmas markets. But even if you’re not going to be here during the holidays,... Read More

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Pula, Croatia After 5:00 pm

Pula is an ancient city that goes back thousands of years, but the sights that have made it famous across the world originate from the time of ancient Rome. This is a... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Geeky Stand-up Comedy Troop Online Friday Night (8PM Eastern)

The Geek Comedy Tour is usually a group you can only see in person at some of the nerdy cons (GenCon, KatsuCon, etc), or in a DC-comedy club. I’m thrilled to see that... Read More

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Now Live! Join me on America’s Hometown Picnic *right now*! #HometownPicnic

Hi everyone! We are live!  Come say hi! I’m not on camera the whole time (check me out at the beginning and end), but I will be on the live chat the whole time.  So... Read More

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Enter to win over $550 worth of gift certificates, gas cards, and more #HometownPicnic

I hope to see you guys all at Noon ET on America’s Hometown Picnic!  I just wanted to let you know that there’s a giveaway going on too:   Enter to win over $550... Read More

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Join Me Saturday at Noon ET on America’s Hometown Picnic!

With all my traveling taken off my schedule, I’ve been discovering the outdoors locally here in North Carolina. Tomorrow (or today, if you are one of the newsletter... Read More

Le Chic Geek
GrubHub’s Shady Practices

During the Covid-19 crisis, I started hearing a lot of restaurants complaining about GrubHub because of its fees and practices. At first, I thought these claims were a... Read More

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How to Cut Men’s Hair at Home (Quarantine Haircuts)

We have some interesting needs now in this situation.  My hair has gotten pretty long.  I was already overdue for a haircut, but since my hair was already long, it’s... Read More

Le Chic Geek
American Airlines Employee Harasses Passenger: promises upgrades, lounge passes, in exchange for “friendship”

Ashley Barno started receiving text messages from a phone number she didn’t know commenting on many personal things about her–what flight she was on, how attractive... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Local Likes: Shopping in the Haymount District of Fayetteville, NC

Haymount is a district of Fayetteville, NC a bit up the road from the Downtown area.  It’s what I like to call “New Yorker” walking distance at just over a mile.... Read More

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Geeky T-Shirts, Prints, Pins, and Tanks (oh my!)

I wanted to remind everyone of one of my favorite geeky tshirt spots–SnarkFish T-Shirts this holiday season. Their nifty t-shirts, prints, pins, cute tank tops, and... Read More

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Get 3 Months of Kindle Unlimited for $0.99 total

For non-current users of Kindle Unlimited, you can get three months of the service for $0.99 on Amazon through December 31st. I received an email inviting me to this... Read More

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Almost Free! Small Household Appliances at Kohls (quick deal)

You can get small household appliances for almost free or even free at Kohls, depending on how you combine cashback, rebates, and a points-earning credit card. Deals We... Read More

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Amazing Price on a Record Player ($40 off regular price!) with Vinyl-to-MP3 Capabilities

A record player I’ve been watching on Amazon has not only dropped in price by $20, but it also has a $20 off coupon, reducing this record player to less than HALF its... Read More

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Reminder: Win a $40 Amazon Gift Card!

Just a reminder that you can win a $40 Amazon Giftcard by following these three steps: Sign-up for a membership with Club 1 Hotels through this link. (No credit card/no... Read More

Le Chic Geek
Veterans Day Discounts for Veterans and Active Duty (National)

Here is a list of nationally available discounts/freebies for veterans and current active duty military.  It was originally put together by Tiff (and the narrative is... Read More

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Specials for Veterans and Active-Duty Military on Veteran’s Day (in Fayetteville, NC) #Fayetteville

I just wanted to share these specials for Veteran’s Day.  I’m sharing ones specific to Fayetteville, NC below, and I’ll follow this post with some national... Read More

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Awesome Flight Simulator Streamer to Follow

I’ve been following this streamer for a few years now and he’s been growing in popularity. 757spy streams his flight simulator while talking through his process and... Read More

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Get $15 Credit for Trying Amazon’s Photo App (free) –Still Live

Amazon’s offer to get $15 credit for trying its photo app is live again for the month of November.  If you didn’t take advantage of the offer previously, you can... Read More

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