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A Tale of Two Communities

A few quick important notes before I begin. I am a huge fan, supporter, and fervent believer in open source. It is not “the only way” but I do firmly believe it is a necessary and good way. I am intentionally not mentioning any specific […]

Your time is limited …

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life …Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. — Steve Jobs

If I Quit Now …

If I quit now, I will soon be back to where I started. And when I started I was desperately wishing to be where I am now. —Unknown

Truly Grilled Cheese Sandwiches (with bacon)

Truly Grilled Cheese Sandwiches (with bacon)

Earlier today I pondered on the name “grilled cheese” wondering why it was called that if no one grilled it. Wait a second – shouldn’t a grilled cheese sandwich be grilled? I may have to try this tonight. — ennenine (@ennenine) July 6, 2016 Despite […]

I want to be a good …

I want to be a good, strong link in the chain of generations. —Neil deGrasse Tyson

The problem with inboxes is that …

The problem with inboxes is that it prioritizes other people’s agendas over your own. —Kevin Marks

You only ever have control by …

You only ever have control by …

You only ever have control by learning to say no. —Tom Hanks

Lunchbox Status Update

Recently I’ve been working a new project called ‘Lunchbox’. Basically, it is a GUI wrapper around vagrant projects so that you can use the power of vagrant and virtual machines without the learning curve. To start with, I’m targeting support for DrupalVM. Here’s a quick […]

My Pi Infrastructure

My Pi Infrastructure

Here’s a sneak peak at what I’m currently building at home. It’s 1/2 done, and as of today, the last 2 Pi’s arrived so I can finish it off!

Notes on Raspberry Pi, LEMP, and CloudFlare

I spent the majority of the weekend converting and streamlining my hosting setup. The end result was a lot of learning and information – way to much to write up a step-by-step manual. However, I do want to share some notes and resources I found […]