My Posts

A picture of the Neovim logo being lazy.
Apr 24, 2023

Neovim the Lazy Way

Laziness isn't typically the first work people think of when building a custom Neovim configuration, but now, building a Lazy config is easier than ever!
The Laravel logo and the Fedora Linux logo on either side of a white heart.
Laravel, Linux, Dev Environment
Feb 1, 2023

How to Set Up Laravel Sail on Fedora

I love Fedora Linux and I love Laravel Sail. Getting them to work together took a little bit of elbow grease, so here's how I did it!
The Filament dog mascot drawing with the words "5 Underrated Filament Features" next to it.
Laravel, Filament, Packages
Jan 22, 2023

5 Underrated Filament Features

Even my favorite Laravel package has features that I rarely use. But in the right context, these features are indispensable!
The hero photo from the old design being replaced by the hero photo in the new design.
Aug 28, 2022

Oops I Redesigned Again

I did it again. I redesigned my website. Think I'm crazy? Come and see why it was worth the effort.
My new website on an external monitor, sitting on a desk
Design, Svelte
Jan 17, 2022

My Personal Branding Journey

Building a more personalized personal brand is an inherently personal experience. I’m a firm believer that every developer should carve out their own little corner of the web, so here’s my journey to get to v2 of
Learn how to add syntax highlighting with Svelte and mdsvex
Jan 5, 2022

Syntax Highlighting with SvelteKit and mdsvex

Nothing says "dev blog" like a well-styled block of code. Getting started tweaking your syntax highlighting is a breeze with SvelteKit and mdsvex.
Image for What is a database transaction?
Aug 20, 2021

What is a database transaction?

What is the transaction method on the DB facade in Laravel, and how can it help you build a more bulletproof application?
Image for Installing the TALL Stack
Laravel, Livewire
Aug 15, 2020

Installing the TALL Stack

Getting started doesn't have to be a TALL order!
Image for The Importance of Encouragement
Jul 28, 2020

The Importance of Encouragement

Sometimes, it's the little things that matter.