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January Notes


This was a solid start to the Year of Focus. I’ve been working hard on two things this month: optimizations to the site and cleaning up my feeds (podcast and RSS). The latter is relatively straightforward; I already had a task list with various items. The former was a bit…



New year, new theme? Ok. Last year’s theme was a success. Having the mindset of prioritizing quality over quantity allowed me to prioritize the things that mattered most. Every time I felt that my time was being wasted on something unnecessary, I’d do a quick reset and…

Spreadsheets Reloaded


My love for lists has taken me to new extremes I never thought of before. And I love it. In this second installment of “Spreadsheets,” I want to detail my attempt at making a database for all my lists. I don’t recommend this approach; there are plenty of more user…

Alligator: Custom Fonts in Gatsby


If you aren’t sure about your font loading strategy on Gatsby, I wrote about 3 different ways to load and use custom fonts in Gatsby: Typography.js, Typefaces.js and self-hosted font files.