April 20, 2015

Susy 2 Snippets is Now in Package Control

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January 26, 2015

Small Gripe: Target="_blank"

I'm often asked to make small, almost trivial changes to our clients' websites. One of these changes that grinds my gears is the frequent request to "Make this hyperlink open in a new tab/window."

This bothers me because it changes the default behavior of links and takes away the user's control over…

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October 23, 2014

Susy Snippets

For work, I've been preparing to share a presentation on Susy 2, a Sass grid implementation system. I'd call it a framework, but that's not accurate. It's a collection of functions and mixins that allow you to create customizable grids via the CSS for your site. It's your grids, when and where you…

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August 31, 2014

One Year In Portland

It has been one year since Anna and I moved from Pasadena to Portland. I thought it might be a good idea to recap some of what has happened during that time and review some of what we had hoped would happen in moving.

Arrival

I think I can safely speak for both of us that we were really nervous…

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Web Development
July 03, 2014

Sassy Rhythm: Vertical Rhythm with Sass

So I want to take my first stab at writing an article about front-end web development. I don't claim to have any great expertise in the field, but recently I redesigned my blog and wanted to share a technique I developed in the process that I thought could be very useful to other designers and…

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November 23, 2013

How Are Things? FINE.

You might be wondering why I've been so quiet these last few weeks. I haven't been blogging much and I certainly haven't written any music in a while. There's a very simple explanation. I got a new job.

What? Where? When?

All good questions. I am now working as a junior web developer for FINE Design Group in Downtown Portland. I started on November 11th, or as I like to call it, Armistice Day

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