December 01, 2023

Added Root Beer Text

Hi everyone. I'm sharing that I'm working on a new site, Root Beer Text. I'm providing tools for text manipulation. The first one will let you take CSV formatted data, a template, and merge those into an output. I think it is really useful for text heavy manipulation. Let me know what you think.

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  November 28, 2023

Added Markdown Toolbox

Just letting everyone know that I'm working on a new site. You can check it out at Markdown Toolbox. I'm adding a series of tools to working with markdown. Also blog posts that I hope will be helpful.

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  September 25, 2023

Added Root Beer Math

Just letting everyone know that I'm working on a new site. You can check it out at Root Beer Math.

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  June 04, 2020

Visual Studio Codespaces on Android

I thought it would be fun to see if I could code with visual studio codespaces on android. I always thought an on-the-go editor would be fun.

First challenge: virtual keyboards seem to have some issues with selecting code, copying and pasting, or interacting with the menus.

Good news: Using a…

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  March 13, 2018

Debugging your blog

Ever wanted to debug your blog like you do your code? Well, now you can! Ok, so I've been tinkering with the blog generation a lot. Metalsmith seems useful, but I've had to research things several times. I didn't quite have the definition data structure right a few times and it was challenging to…

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  March 12, 2018

Adventures in blog generation

I have wanted to run my blog posts through a static site generator for a while. For a little bit, I made my own engine with RazorViewEngine templates in C#. That worked fairly well for But that's super simple. Now I'm trying to build my own. I wanted something fairly portable and…

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