Updates

Short status updates and other small notes.


The hardest problem in programming is saying a word out loud for the first time in front of other people that youโ€™ve read a million times but never heard anyone else say out loud.

Mar 9, 2018 | permalink


I discovered crontab.guru. A simple way to visualize cron scheduling, for people like me that donโ€™t get it ๐Ÿ˜‰

Mar 1, 2018 | permalink

My wife and I welcomed our first son into the world on February 16. I couldnโ€™t be prouder ๐Ÿ˜

Our new son swaddled in the hospital

Feb 23, 2018 | permalink

Itโ€™s my first day as a front end developer at Mediacurrent. Iโ€™ll miss my friends at Up&Up, but Iโ€™m excited to join the new team and begin my remote work journey ๐Ÿก.

Dec 4, 2017 | permalink

We soft launched the new Up&Up site today. A few bugs tagged this afternoon but for the most part itโ€™s been smooth! ๐Ÿš€๐Ÿš€๐ŸŽ‰

Nov 8, 2017 | permalink

The University of Kentucky pushed live their new Undergraduate Admissions site with a theme I built for them last year. That bumps up the number of production UKY sites using Drupal themes a I built to 4! ๐ŸŽ‰

Oct 4, 2017 | permalink

New theme ๐Ÿ˜Š

Sep 12, 2017 | permalink

I pushed some updates to this site today, including a shiny new domain name, SSL, an email newsletter sign up on blog posts and of course some small style tweaks / bug fixes. Most of all Iโ€™m really excited about my new domain ๐Ÿ™ƒ and getting my SSL set back up (Iโ€™m self-hosting again).

Sep 1, 2017 | permalink

Just discovered the very helpful focus-ring polyfill for removing unnecessary button outlines in a #a11y friendly way! ๐Ÿ’ฏ

Aug 3, 2017 | permalink


current status: in ur site, jacking ur scrollz

Jul 13, 2017 | permalink


working on an authoritative report on design systems and accessibility and our philosophy at Up&Up on themโ€ฆaka a white paper.

May 23, 2017 | permalink


Getting excited about a new article Iโ€™m writing! ๐Ÿ“ ๐Ÿ˜€

May 16, 2017 | permalink

thursday got me like ball to the face

May 11, 2017 | permalink

New homepage, featuring a css grid layout, and 100% more content!

Also, my watermelon seeds sprouted ๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿ‰

May 10, 2017 | permalink

current status: trying to squash bugs without letting them squash me.

May 9, 2017 | permalink

Implemented reflux.js in a project in just under an hour today. that was exciting ๐Ÿ˜

May 5, 2017 | permalink

I grow old, I grow old, I shall wear the bottom of my trousers rolled.

May 3, 2017 | permalink

current status: obsessively checking to see if my watermelon seeds have sprouted yet ๐Ÿ‰

Apr 30, 2017 | permalink