March 12, 2018

Noisy notifications and building for users

"What is the best daily alert a person could get - SMS sized, in your opinion?" I was building a little app for myself when another dev friend asked me a question regarding...


December 12, 2017

When not to use a framework

I'm currently working on a project that involves rebuilding a product that was once built by a contractor. I've been looking through this previous codebase and I noticed a few things that got me...


November 22, 2017

What happens during a meeting in my home

It’s no secret that I work from home, and that I’m an advocate for more positions being remote. My personal distractions and home life has evolved as I’ve became a husband and most...


August 16, 2017

Northshore Code and Coffee

Location: Hoosier Mama Pie Company & Dollop Time: Every Friday, between 8:30am-4PM Slack Invitation Link - We have a slack group that we all chat in. Invitation link never expires, and it's free...


August 8, 2017


I honestly haven’t thought about that number until a few days ago. I don’t see turning thirty as such a big ordeal. Admittedly it is more uncomfortable than I originally had thought it would be....



The difference between stopPropogation and preventDefault

Earlier this week I got tripped up with the differences between stopPropagation() and preventDefault(). In this...

Sick kids and silver linings

As my kids grow into toddlerhood, I'm starting to see the silver linings to the days where a nasty cold blows through our house. My kids...