Turns out that being a horrible goose is immensely fun.

Listening to a band my 1.5 y/o found by randomly mashing the Apple TV remote. Theyโ€™re called โ€˜Kjjjjjjjjjโ€™.

Free Solo is the best romantic comedy Iโ€™ve seen all year.

As my 1.5 y/o demolishes the airplane I just proudly built out of her Duplo I finally understand how my older brother felt when I demolished his Lego all those years ago.

Working on an idea for a talk about hiring and interviewing in tech. Whatโ€™s one tip that changed how you think about being an interviewee or interviewer?

This is a big reason why I still use lodash or Ramda in a number of my projects. Clever code is rarely readable code. It feels good when you write it, but in a team working on production code readability is your no. 1 priority. Javascript syntax has come a long way, but sometimes a utility library is still useful to abstract common patterns that would be verbose or unreadable with today's js syntax. gomakethings.com/clever-javasc

๐Ÿ’ฏ You can have good relationships with your colleagues but employer pays you money for your time and expertise, your family doesnโ€™t.


I spent the whole evening doing paper work and I donโ€™t even feel bad. โœŠ

A llama named Caesar the No Drama Llama boarded a tram in Portland with his handler Larry McCool to go to Wizard Con. This appears to be a factual statement.


This has definitely been my experience. I think DRY is a useful tool but taken to an extreme makes things worse. Definitely use DRY to clean up repeated values into constants. But complex abstractions tend to be wrong the first time.


Wife reading an animal picture book to the 1 y/o.

Wife: Tiger. Roar!
1 y/o: ...
Wife: Fish. Glug glug, glug glug.
1 y/o: ...
Wife: Giraffe... ๐Ÿค” Iโ€™m a giraffe!!
1 y/o: ๐Ÿคจ

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