Today I Learned

A few posts to help me commit things to memory, and share what I know.

Mise-en-Place

A Place For Everything and Everything In Its Place

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

What separates those that can execute (mostly) flawlessly from those that struggle to focus?

An Oil Change and Fuel System Fix

A First Dive Into Project 72 Porsche

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Now that I'm working from home I actually have time for this hobby.

A New Project

How I Accidentally Bought A Porsche

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Ok, maybe I didn't accidentally buy a Porsche, but I certainly didn't plan on it. This is the short story of how timing, enthusiasm, and a gracious family member allowed me to embark on a lifelong restoration project.

Use .test Instead of .dev For Local Dev TLDs

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Google Chrome 63, how I loathe thee. For now.

How To Correct Permission Issues With Laravel Log Files

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Today I upgraded php from 7.0 to 7.2 on a Linode server using Laravel Forge. Super easy: click a button in Forge, and it will upgrade it. But then sometimes there are issues...

How To Restart A Windows Server Remotely Via PowerShell

Thursday, June 8, 2017

PowerShell brings a lot of neat tricks to the Windows OS (most of which Mac and Linux have always had, but I digress). If you manage several Windows servers like I do, you've probably found yourself unable to connect with Remote Desktop to a server that has frozen up. PowerShell to the rescue!