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  • Creating a Martial Arts Training App Part 1 - Set Up
    I'm working on a martial arts training app and journaling the process. In this post, I get into how I set up my app to use: NextJS, prisma JS, and Apollo Server.
  • Use React Hooks to Create a Toggle
    A quick example of how I learned about the `useState` and `useEffect` hooks to build a toggle menu component.
  • Git! Move!
    Every once in a while, we all have to rename a file in a git repo. Find out about the `git mv` command and how it can help keep your commits clearer and cleaner.
  • Using SVGs from a CDN?
    The other day I was thinking about inline svgs and (vs?) font icons. Mostly because I'm kind of a nerd. But then I started about better ways of managing svgs in our projects. Find out how I ended up at a small gulp task to help manage them.
  • Webpack Output Settings for Libraries
    I updated my library using webpack, broke it by accident, and then figured out how to fix it!
  • Bash Exansion
    Bash expansion is a great way to save time in the command line. Learn how it's done!
  • Find It
    The other day I got frustrated having to write the same command in my terminal over and over. So, I wrote a tiny bash function to handle it for me! Find out how it's good (and not as good as I might like).
  • Filtering Lists!
    One of the projects I'm involved with at work had an interesting set of problems and I thought I would share how I solved one them. One of the sites we're building has an A - Z index page. It's basically a massive link far (over 750 links and counting) that are listed alphabetically in groups like a dictionary.
  • How to Calculate Color Contrast
    Learn the basic concepts behind how to calculate color contrast.
  • Learning MySQL With ExpressJS (Part 0)
    I've started working on an experiment to learn more about SQL and WordPress by building a node app!