Intentions for 2017

I hate resolutions, and I think they’re an utter waste of time. Resolutions seem like a one-off list of things to accomplish, they seem to rarely have any concrete action plans behind them. Perhaps that’s why so many people give up on their New Year’s resolutions after a few weeks. I kinda hate goals, too. As someone with the rebel […]

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Portfolio Updates

Over the last several weeks, I’ve been working on incremental updates to my site. And while the primary focus so far has been on the site’s content, I’ve also been making a few updates to the site’s design. One of the main areas of focus has been my portfolio. There were two main issues: the work […]

WP Style Tiles progress

I’ve been chipping away at WP Style Tiles all day today. I’m at a point where I’m between trips away, and I’ve been focusing mostly on brushing up on WordPress skills, and the plugin has been a good test. Here’s what I’ve crossed off the list: Remove CPT UI dependency I think there is some […]

WP Style Tiles POC

I think I’m near the end of the proof of concept phase for WP Style Tiles. At this stage, the plugin isn’t pretty, but it is functional, which is the whole point of a proof of concept. 🙂 Here’s a run down of what needs to be addressed as we move out of the POC […]

To-Do List

I have this running list of things that I want to work on at any given time. There is so much I want to learn and try out that it’s been tough to prioritize things. Here’s a small sampling: Keep learning JavaScript: Maybe finish How to Learn JS Properly Definitely start JavaScript for WordPress New […]