Coding Cocktail

It takes a surprising amount of sustained energy and hydration to sit on your butt for 8+ hours a day. Here is what I consume in a typical day to keep the keyboard lit up: Morning: 8 oz fruit or veggie smoothie. 12 - 18 oz of coffee, depending on…

Run / Code

I workout with a friend/coworker every weekday during our lunch break. It's an effective way to break up what can be a long stretch of hours spent in the same chair. Eating lunch at your desk is easy and convenient, but so is almost anything else that's bad for…

Code and Thoughts

After spending a year as a full-time Front End Developer, I've realized a couple of things help me get through the day better than others: Communicating with members of my team when working on a particularly tough problem. Stack Overflow and MDN go a long way, but simply explaining your…