While I don’t care for the typeface and font sizing of the WordPress default theme, I thought I should start actually updating this more regularly. Something I thought of was, at least initially, trying to document some of my daily tasks at work.

At one point I had some hope to have this be kind of “techy” but my guess is that this will mostly be notes for my own records.

I’ve been reading about Cherry MX switches for a few years now and never took the time to read up on what the big deal was. The only mechanical keyboards I’ve used were an old Tandy thing and a bunch of the Apple ][ boards at school. They were all obnoxiously loud, echoing things that I didn’t care for as a kid, but as a child I wasn’t much of a typist anyway so my childhood opinion shouldn’t matter much today.

What’s the deal with mechanical keyboards?

Cherry Switch Sampler Kit

I just noticed that the site title’s drop shadow gets cut off on the left and right side. This annoys me now that I see it so I’ll have to fix it somehow. I’m not sure what the actual fix is, but I’m going to guess it’s something to do with the width of the title element vs the width of the text+drop shadow style effect.

Diet and Exercise

Now that Ellie is old enough to sleep through the night, most nights anyway, I’ve started trying to get back into shape. I’ve never been a fantastic athlete, but in college I was able to diet and exercise enough to get into (should that be “get in to” or “get in” or “get into”) pretty… Continue reading Diet and Exercise

Categorized as Fitness

Child Themes

This is documented in the Word Press Codex, but I found that page slightly confusing. First, using FTP or your cpanel file manager (I added a link because I didn’t know what cpanel was until I got an actual virtual private server) create a directory in your wp-content\themes\ folder and call it something like twentysixteen-child Second, create three files,… Continue reading Child Themes

First Post

I need a blog post before I can make a blog page to link to. So here it is.