Using Redux with React Hooks

I wrote another post for the thoughtbot blog where I talk about React Redux’s recently launched support for Hooks and some of the pros and cons of using Redux with Hooks

I am a Giant Robot

Last month I joined the amazing team at thoughtbot 🎉. It’s surreal getting to work with and learn from the people behind this company that I have looked up to for years.

Starting the Job Search

After a couple years of working from home, I've decided it's time to look for a local job in Austin and hopefully start to get connected here.

I’m a Static Site

I just re-platformed this site off of Rails to Middleman, a static site generator.

It’s Harder to Read Code Than to Write It

Joel Spolsky points out that developers have a tendency to want to trash code, because it is harder to read others’ code than it is to write our own.

Building this Site

I’ve been through a few revisions of my personal site in the last few years. Most recently, I was on a Wordpress site, and it just wasn’t doing it for me, and I wanted to build something completely custom. So, here we are.

Becoming Responsible

I’m disorganized and have no goals. Let’s see if I can get things together.

I’m (not) Good Enough

This is where I talk about my insecurities and struggles with Imposter Syndrome. In short, I never feel like I’m doing good enough work.