The bridge over the creek in our neighborhood flooded today, as Hurricane Florence came through town on Sunday, September 16, 2018. Continue reading McMullen Creek Flood
Testing your code is one of the most important things that you can do to make yourself a better coder. That’s not just because testing can prevent you from breaking previously-working code when you make changes (also known as regressions), but more importantly, it forces you to write better code in the first place.
While I was watching a course on Pluralsight, Advanced Git Tips and Tricks, I came across a feature that I had never heard of before, but well worth knowing. Did you know you can wrangle wandering whitespace with Git? Continue reading Wrangle Wandering Whitespace with Git (?!?)
Here are some pictures of fountains on the greenway along Little Sugar Creek in Charlotte, NC.
I came across these old pictures of fountains around Charlotte while my family was reorganizing our photos. They were taken a few years ago, when my son was not taller than I am, and my daughter still looked like a little girl.
My wife, on the other hand, is still as beautiful as ever.
I needed sample ZIP codes from all 50 states, so that I could test a website feature I’ve been working on. There are many sites that allow you to look up a ZIP code by city and state, but I was looking for a quick reference all on one page.
I couldn’t find one right away, so I built my own. I thought it may be useful to someone else, so I’m posting it here. Continue reading Sample ZIP Codes from All 50 States (and more)