Oregon resident, Texas native, cigar smoker, beer enthusiast, web developer

Simple React Project Boilerplate

A lot of the current React Boilerplate projects feel so bloated to me, with a ton of extras that I don't need. I've created this simple React Boilerplate that has the absolutely bare essentials.

My Sourdough Recipe

Over the past few months, I've been teaching myself how to make sourdough bread. With a lot of different input from a lot of different people, I've figured out my preferred recipe. I'll keep this post updated as I tweak my methods.

Disable Screen Sleep on Raspberry Pi

There are many different links recommending you update many different config files to disable the screen from sleeping on a Raspberry Pi, but this is the simplest solution I've come across.

Including External Template Files in a Backbone App Without a Server

I have a simple Backbone app that is being compiled down using gulp and browserify. I wanted to be able to include my template file with a simple node require() method, but node doesn't like importing anything but JS files.

Resize UIImage Largest Side in Swift

I'm knee deep in Swift these days, and am working a lot with the UIImage object. I couldn't find a quick extension method that allowed me to resize an image based on the largest side, so I wrote one.