I now have a favorite 80s song that I can listen to on repeat!
I wanted to write about this for awhile but I can find a good starting point so today I just sat down and decided to type out what my thoughts are about this topic. What are dividends? In this post, I’m referring to the stock market’s term “dividends” which means an amount paid out to investors […]
Yesterday, I turned 28. This is the perfect time to reflect on the first half of 2018 and also my past year since I turned 27. When 2018 started, I decided not to start with any resolutions as they most often don’t get fulfilled. I wanted to mostly observe myself and get to know myself […]
Below is a screenshot of the most recent changes I’ve made to free press to get a single post showing. It’s missing author, date, and other important links but I’m working on that next. I’ve spent maybe 15-20 minutes just trying to get the line-height correct, but…it’s a tricky problem because I’m sure by now […]
Over 2 months ago, I wrote about starting work on my own theme. This has been slow going but I have actually learned quite a bit even for being a thing put on the back-burner for awhile. First, local WordPress development is easily doable on OSX using MAMP. After installing MAMP, you’ll need to point […]
Below are some cool console.log tricks that I recently have been learning about. Add CSS using %c Change Styles: use the %c formatter to style everything that follows. Each %c acts as a delimiter which means everything following will take the styles added to the next param passed to console.log. Clear the console This one just happened for […]
In the past 2-3 months, I’ve been writing way more code and relatively more blog posts than I had before starting this blog. This has been mainly due to my goal of being consistent about things that interest me. I’m writing this post because I haven’t posted in about 10 days and I was getting […]
A few months ago, a friend recommended The Three-body Problem by Liu Cixin (translated by Ken Liu from Chinese to English). I listened to it as an audiobook. This book is a different kind of science fiction! It starts out with at the Cultural Revolution in China in the 1960s and then sets the beginning there […]
I love people who are helpful and caring. I think it does require effort to be nice and I think it’s important to recognize people who are nice! Thank you to everyone who is nice!
When I first started listening to audiobooks, I tried a couple of different books whose name I don’t even remember and I never got past the first few chapters. Last year, there was something different, I tried listening to the Harry Potter series. All the audiobooks in the Harry Potter series are narrated by Stephen […]