Handling HHVM Crashes with NGINX

If you’re looking to speed up your WordPress (or any PHP) website HHVM is one of the best things you can implement. HHVM is a PHP engine, designed by Facebook, that compiles the PHP on your site into a C++ binary allowing it to run at a deeper level than traditional PHP engines. This can offer quite… Continue reading

My Development Toolbox – 2015

I’m a bit of a tool junky. Up until recently I had over 150 apps installed on my computer to handle all the little nuances of development. Frankly it was overkill. The truth is I only really need a few different apps as long as I learn them well. About once a year I take… Continue reading

“Ask what makes you come alive and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”
– Howard Thurman

One Full Month in Florida

Yesterday marked the end of our first full month as Florida residents and, for the first time in a very long time, we finally feel like we’ve found someplace we can call home.