Owning My Social Content

Was cruising through Twitter the other day, and saw this tweet from Adam Argyle – drawing in content from various sites & social feeds into a single personal timeline as historical record. I was intrigued by this idea, but decided to do something slightly different on my WordPress site – turning site-based “tweet-like” posts into […]

Automate Like a Beast with Raycast

As a designer, I love exploring new tools to speed up design and dev. Right now, I’m super impressed with how much Raycast can accelerate your workflow. What is it? Raycast is Mac-only app like Spotlight, Alfred, and whatever other launcher software you may have used, but with a built-in store for using new extensions, […]

A Year in Review – 2022

It’s the end of another year. Like I said last year, I definitely slowed down content on the blog. However, it was far more than I would have liked. This was an extremely busy year, with lots of life changes, kids in all sorts of events, and far more responsibility and delegation at work. Had […]

Breathing In. Breathing Out.

Over the last year, life has been a bit more chaotic than usual. Have a kid that’s now driving, a full calendar of events outside of work, and a newer role within work. All of that is exciting and awesome, but at times, can feel like I’m running a marathon (part of why I’ve missed […]

Favorite Haiku

Over the years, I’ve collected some haiku poems that speak to me personally. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do. On nature Wind lifting the quail tracks with the snow. Nasira Alma Autumn. Turning off the radio to listen. Ernest J. Berry Late afternoon. The porch icicle lit from within. Ernest J. […]

Bye iOS, hello Android

Over the last year, I’ve made the switch from Android 10 to iOS 15, just to see what all the hype was about. And while I found the iPhone to be generally usable, there were some really major things that made me finally want to make the switch back to Android full time. What I’ll […]

A Year in Review – 2021

It’s finally the end of the year, and I’ve met my goal – I wrote a new article each week for the whole year! While it was a lot of work, I learned a ton, and was able to contribute back to the web in some pretty meaningful ways. Highlights of the year The site […]