16 May 2019
Over the years I’ve grown very fond of the Puppet ecosystem. Puppet has been a pleasure to work with, wether creating internal roles and profiles or contributing to open source modules found on the forge. Recently, I had the opportunity to design a brand new Puppet deployment from the ground up, running in AWS and using the latest version, Puppet 6. Here’s how I did it and why I eventually decided to throw it all away…
29 Jul 2017
Collecting artisan keycaps has become a bit of a hobby of mine recently. In this post, I aim to educate readers on some light history of this somewhat niche community before showcasing the most recent “Poisoned Summer” Nightcaps sales by Eat The Food.
19 Oct 2016
Coffee has been a staple of my morning routine for quite some time, now. I tend to like strong flavors and smooth textures.
08 May 2016
What’s been holding my attention with laser focus for the
last couple weeks, is all the “Satoshi Nakamoto” news that’s coming out…
06 May 2016
About 6 months ago I talked about moving back to California from Texas.
I’ve been living in Silicon Valley since January and I like it here.
It’s been raining quite a bit, which is a little out of the ordinary but well received.
This area is a major shift from San Antonio. It’s just a different vibe up here.
12 Dec 2015
After only six months of living in San Antonio, I’ll be leaving to head back to California. I won’t be returning to the
Southern Californian suburb from whence I came, but rather the San Fransisco Bay-Area Calfornia I’ve only visited for a week.
16 Aug 2015
From Linux to OS X and back again! You’d think a title like that would
hold the promise of an exciting blog post. I’ll let you be the judge of
27 May 2015
This “Day and Age” we live in is dominated by a digital world that none of us can escape… I like to think I thrive in it.
28 Apr 2015
I feel like I need to write about a few things that I’ve been up to recently. I haven’t read a new book or created some new Linux workflow (yet). But I have discovered a new musical album and band.
19 Mar 2015
It is rare for me to read an entire book over the course of a week. I usually take months to get around to cracking open a good ol’ paperback and taking the time away from some kind of screen to sit down and enjoy a novel. I don’t typically read novels. But, with this book, it was all too easy. A friend of mine, James Loosli, recommended this book to me. He said it would change the way I looked at IT and business and it did.