Episode 3 of Snack Time is out! Sean and I celebrate Negroni Week on the air. We discuss recipes, bitters, art, hipsters, and glassware. I get a little tipsy and say "incredible" too much, and I have minor recording issues that I'll fix on the next episode.
A post-game write-up of what I learned from a recent personal data project, complete with instructions so you can try it!
Last year Amanda and I visited Glacier for a couple days before the official start of the summer season. Going to the Sun Road was still closed, but we avoided the crowds, explored the park in solitude, took in the wonderful scenery, and ran into some incredible wildlife. Here is the best of what I shot over three days in Glacier.
When you enjoy a beer in Germany, there's a very good chance that the bottle you're drinking out of wasn't the first time it was filled with Berliner Kindl. This time on Snack Time we talk about recycling glass and the German bottle deposit system.
How do you become a leader in the NBA? Take more shots than everyone else.
Last year Amanda and I visited Yellowstone for a couple days before the official start of the summer season. It was chilly and some roads were closed due to snow, but we avoided the crowds and got to explore the park in relative solitude. Here are the best photos I shot over two days. I took a few landscapes, but I mostly focused on the colors and textures I encountered.
Sean and Chuck are launching a podcast! This first episode is a bit rough around the edges, but it is a start of great things to come. We discuss the Supreme Court vacancy left by Scalia's death and what happens during the nomination process.
A collection of Liquid templates I made for my Jekyll-powered blog: Adding open graph and Twitter cards, Disqus comments, posts by tag, a heatmap calendar for posts, and a book review template.
My first personal project that I released on Github - A custom slash command that enables users to put time entries into Toggl from Slack.
For the past two weeks I’ve been using a single iPhone home screen configuration a la CGP Grey.
I joined Praxis for a group discussion last night on technology and building a personal website. Here are the apps, services, and pieces of advice I mentioned during our conversation.
Get Basecamp notifications in Slack for free without custom code.
A few weeks ago, Slack rolled out a very useful email integration. I didn’t think I had much use for it at first because Slack drastically cut down on the amount of email I receive.
For the past 29 years, the American Farm Bureau Federation has conducted an informal survey of the price of a classic Thanksgiving dinner for 10 people. At first glance, it looks like the price of food has been steadily rising. But when you adjust the numbers for inflation, you get a different story. It isn’t the cost of our food that has been rising, but the amount of US currency in circulation.