How to set author avatar as default featured image in WordPress

I’ve had this blog for a long time. I was originally on Blogger long before I discovered how wonderful WordPress could be and became fairly adept at developing websites with it. Eventually I did opt to move my blog from Blogger to WordPress and am happy I did. So much functionality and features! The problem […]

Today

I’m still really looking for inspiration for my blog’s design. Very open to suggestions. I love playing with CSS and tweaking things out. I just need ideas. I would welcome anyone sharing links to blogs that have a nice look and might inspire me. I love doing this stuff, I’m just not creative when it […]

Matt Mullenweg at WordCamp Chicago 2013

Matt Mullenweg at WordCamp Chicago

Recently had the privilege of attending a town hall discussion with Automattic founder Matt Mullenweg at the 2013 WordCamp in Chicago. The entire weekend was amazing and filled with highly informative sessions as well as abundant opportunities for networking with exactly the kind of people I want to get to know. But Matt’s talk was […]

Schwans Visit

Steve, Rogan and I were working on my porch this afternoon. Pretty enjoyable to sit outside on a nice day, put your feet up and bang through your to-do list. I got a lot done today. Some time mid-afternoon a Schwans truck pulled up in front of my house and shortly after two dudes strolled […]

Badass

Now this is an awesome site. I am a pretty work-focused guy during the day so it is rare that anything is able to really throw me off and distract me while I’m in productive mode. But once in a while a site comes along thats just…awesome. Badass of the Week

The furr balls

This is how I affectionately refer to our pets. The fur balls. We have one dog and three cats. Each is very unique and tries our patience in a way that is totally their own. We have: Beau Bear the golden retriever who is extremely upset if dinnertime is not actively touching him. He also […]