Writing on software, leadership, cooking, cool gadgets, and whatever I'm up to.

My long-form thoughts on programming, leadership, cooking, and more, collected in chronological order.

How to safely drop a deprecated database table


Dropping a database table can be dangerous! Don't just drop a DB because you think it isn't being used. This could spell danger for you and your team!

The Useful & Hidden '_' Command In IRB


If you are a ruby developer, love productivity, and you don't know about using the underscore "_" command then you may find this article very interesting!

Structured RSpec For Ruby & Rails


In this article, I share my thought process and methods (/w examples) for creating specs/test for my Ruby & Ruby On Rails projects. My methods are highly influenced by my previous mentors and Better Specs. I hope that you (the reader) after reading this article will be empowered to add test/spec creation in their everyday workflow.