March 30, 2015

Rhythms and Data

My daily Github activity has now reached a streak of 160 days in a row of public commits. It’s actually been quite a bit more valuable […]
March 27, 2015

Productivity of Decision Making

Decisions can be paralyzing when you have to make them.  Even more so when you don’t have the information you need to make an informed decision. […]
March 23, 2015

First new Glasses in 5 years

Yesterday I ordered the first new pair of glasses since I got my current ones 5 years ago. The new glasses have a prescription 1 diopter […]
March 18, 2015

Quantity over Quality

Why would anyone ever suggest that it’s better to focus on quantity over quality?  Clearly pushing out a pile of sub-par work is not a good idea […]
March 16, 2015

Mechanical Keyboards

For the last 7 years I have been using Apple keyboards both at home and at the office. The low profile and short stroke are quite […]
March 10, 2015

Taking Action

Being action oriented is one of the biggest differentiators I have noticed in the most productive people.  It’s amazing what you can get done in a […]
March 9, 2015

Happy 33rd birthday

Yup, getting older. This year the date snuck up on me quickly.  I have been so busy that my mind has been too preoccupied to think […]
March 2, 2015

Homemade Bread in 5 Minutes Per Day

My latest book has gotten us to start making our own bread at home. The concept is that a simple bread recipe – flour, water and […]
March 1, 2015

Transition From Text Editor to IDE

For a decade I have pushed back on switching to an IDE for coding Python.  My preference has always been to use the minimal editor possible […]