Blogs posted in July 2011

Posted on Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Yesterday, United informed me that I had 11K miles in my account which would expire in August. I honestly don't know what to do with mileage since I fly so many different airlines-- and while I do fly often, I don't fly often enough for them to add up to anything substantial.

So I decided to get some magazines instead. Glamour, Men's Health, Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, The Economist, and People. The description for The Economist was what sold me on that particular publication:

The Economist...

Posted on Monday, July 18, 2011

lots to cover in this post since its been a long time and many many things have happened.

ill start with my new website, which I am quite happy with. though I did not use a cms backend-- its just CSS, HTML, and jquery-- I feel like it was the easiest way to throw something up there quickly while still exercising full creative control over the design. Ive talked before about my process-- to mock up my design in photoshop and then take that image apart and code the components. I wonder how much better Id be at web design if I had embraced that process earlier in my career. I still...