The Geeks

The Geeks

Matthew and Sarah- The Geeks (Photo: Kaila Cales Photography)

So who are the Geeks Who Eat? How did this site come about? Well let us tell you a tale, ok not really but this is where you will learn about us!

Sarah- Known in the blogging world as DC, Sarah started blogging at DAPs Magic in 2009. The focus was primarily Disney and other geeky topics but she wanted to write about more. After realizing that in addition to geek culture, her passion was food, Geek Eats was born. When it became apparent that writing for someone’s blog just wouldn’t be enough, Sarah made the tough decision to only contribute to Geek Eats. With the encouragement and support of Matthew, the Geeks Who Eat dream became a reality.

Matthew- Matthew didn’t know what was coming for him when he started dating Sarah. Little did he know that she would be dragging him into the world of social media (kicking and screaming) and food events! Matthew is the brains behind all of the tech of Geeks Who Eat. Web Developer by day and gamer by night, it was a natural fit. He also has a great eye for photography (especially food photography) and an amazing talent for making interesting and unique drinks.


The Geeks in the Media

Below are some links featuring articles about or mentioning The Geeks!

Evil Dead Rise Leguini Segment– Arizona Daily Mix

Gone, Critic, Gone: What Happened to the Valley’s Theater & Arts Critics?– Phoenix Magazine

Fool’s Gold Loaf Elvis Segment– Az Midday

Dune Spice Guide Segment– Az Midday

Best Local Food Blog 2020– The Phoenix New Times

Best of Our Valley 2019 Spotlight: Geeks Who Eat, ‘Favorite Local Food Blog’– AZ Foothills Magazine

The Nerds Are Avenged: Phoenix’s 13 Biggest Super-Geeks Will Star at Fan Fusion– The Phoenix New Times

Little Hope for Dieters at LA Cookie Convention & Sweets Show 2019– OC Weekly

Culinary creations to celebrate comic-con Snowdown– Durango Herald

#CWhatsTrendings with Chloe Mar 1/30– CW 6 Phoenix

Horror Movie Inspired Treats Segment– Az Midday

Jurassic World Home Release Segment– Az Midday

10 Nostalgic Food Moments From Disney Movies You Can Recreate– Spoon University

Four Creepy Food Creators That Aren’t Christine McConnell– All Hallows Geek

SICARIO: Day of the Soldado Segment– Az Midday

Berbere Spiced Popcorn Segment– Az Midday

Top Ten Geeky Food Blogs– A Geeky Gal

Meet Sarah and Matthew Stubbs of Geeks Who Eat in Scottsdale– VoyagePhoenix

Throw a Rad 80’s Party– Az Midday

3 Snack Recipes Inspired by Binge-Worthy Netflix Shows– The List

Black Panther Popcorn Featured on Mic

Your Mama’s Impossible Cheeseburger Pie– Joanie Simon

Summer Short-Cut Recipes for Summer Segment– The Chew

Geeks Who Eat Are Here To Introduce You to the Fun Side of Food– The Geekian Report

2016 Arizona Restaurant Week: Top 9 restaurants you do not want to miss eating at (May 20-29)– ABC 15

#MediaMonday: Geeks Who Eat– HMA Public Relations

5 Must Try Burgers– ABC 15

Friday Bites with Geeks Who Eat– Phoenix Bites

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2 Replies to “The Geeks”

  1. So glad to find this! You guys just followed my biz twitter, @GreyCatDot3. I was on Greater Phoenix Ethnic Lunch but the group was not to my taste.

    I love food but sometimes, I can be worse than a vegan with food allergies. I just don’t drink alcohol, coffee, don’t eat raw onions or peppers of any kind and I can only handle some spicy foods. Don’t worry though because my particulars don’t limit where I can eat.

    I wish there was better food at Geeks Who Drink venues. Can we make that happen?

    I am looking forward to attending some of your events.

    1. Thanks for stopping by! While we aren’t affiliated with Geeks Who Drink and we don’t host events (yet), we would be happy to do a little research into restaurants that offer great food for the palette that may not be as exotic. We’ll let you know what we find!

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