August 5, 2015

Going to Mars is Stupid

Yesterday I had a mental reframe on the concept of setting up a permanently manned station on Mars.  Elon Musk’s life goal is to eventually move […]
August 3, 2015

Finding an Escape

Sometimes I think I work too hard.  Code all day, come home and code for a few more hours at night, and occasionally read a book […]
August 1, 2015

Underestimating the problem

The most critical problem facing the planet right now is climate change.  Canada is poorly positioned to take advantage of the coming shift in the global […]
July 25, 2015

Learning How to Learn

My recent experience with daily freecoding taught me a lot about learning programming and about how you learn new skills. There were several types of freecoding […]
July 24, 2015

New Roof

It was long overdue.  The old shingles were losing their grit with every rainfall and the south side was severely curled and down to just the […]
July 17, 2015

Github Streak is Over

Vacation broke my Github streak of consecutive days for coding and contributing code openly. It started out as a way to get me back into programming […]
July 16, 2015

Lessons From 253 Days of Consecutive Freecoding

My recent camping vacation is what broke an epic 253 day streak of github commits.  Overwhelmingly this activity was a daily practice of freecoding to see […]
July 5, 2015

Setting Expectations

One of the best ways to improve your business is to manage the expectations your customers have with you.  This is easy to do.  You just […]
July 5, 2015

Back from vacation

It seems like it has been a long time since my last vacation (Nearly 7 months since I have taken a vacation day from work) and […]