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  • This is the first article of my "How CSS works" series, in which I explore CSS fundamentals. In this article I dive into the "critical…

    04-10-2018 on LogRocket 1 min. read

  • Have you ever made a pie? If you have, I'm sure you know the amount of detail & precision that goes into that perfect "from-scratch" recipe…

    02-13-2018 4 min. read

  • I’ve been fortunate to instruct and work with many people that are beginning to code through the very same bootcamp I attended about a year…

    02-01-2018 4 min. read

  • I've been playing around with Elm off & on since mid-2017. In short, Elm and I have a complex relationship. I love Elm as a language…

    01-27-2018 8 min. read

  • In this article I look into a few common mistakes I've seen (and done 😱) when dealing with focus state.

    01-15-2018 on LogRocket 1 min. read

  • My wife is from Las Vegas. At New Years Eve just a week ago, Las Vegas swarmed with over 300,000 guests. Some of those guests left a lot…

    01-06-2018 4 min. read

  • I’ll be honest — I straight-up stole this idea from Ryan McDermott after hearing him talk about keeping a code journal on JS Jabber and…

    10-24-2017 3 min. read

  • At one point or another — whether you’re a seasoned pro or just getting started — you’re going to have to learn a new codebase. It’s always…

    08-28-2017 3 min. read

  • These days it seems like everybody is trying to break into tech. I was just there 2 months ago: and if you had told me that my job search…

    08-14-2017 4 min. read