Category: NonTech

a place to chronicle the journey back to development

Goodbye old friend

You know that grumpy old man that yells at you to get off his lawn?  And that protective person that goes after people who are threatening you?  And finally, the one who comes in for a cuddle at the most inconvenient times and usually steps on important parts of you that you’d like to keep…
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November 20, 2017 0

Small steps

I’ve tried to get into an exercise routine forever.  I’ve had some success with things that involve a class or a team, but I’ve never been able to maintain something when it’s just me.  Tried running, tried bodyweight stuff in my house, nothing really stuck.  It wasn’t until I sat down recently and really thought…
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November 17, 2017 2

Thank you #SQLFamily

I’ve been involved with development for the last 20 years in some capacity doing anything from answering help desk lines to managing 7 deployments at the same time.  I’ve been in big corps, mid-sized LLC’s and startups in someone’s basement. They all have their benefits and drawbacks, but the place that I have felt most…
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October 27, 2015 0

Who is this guy?

While trying to move back from mgmt to dev, I don’t want all of my posts to be about SQL stuff.  I’m also a sushi enthusiast.  Yeah, all of the japanese stuff on my twitter feed wasn’t a giveaway, right? A few years ago my wife and daughter gave me a starter sushi set so…
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August 27, 2015 0