I spend my days writing php, html, javascript, and css. I spend enough time in Terminal that it could be my vacation home. And I love all sorts of techie gadgets. I’m High Tech.

I grew up in a small town. I love NASCAR. I love country music. And I’ve got a (not so secret) thing for cowboys. I’m a Redneck.

I’m sensitive. I’m emotional. I’m a Woman.

Welcome to my home on the web. Please take off your boots and put your ringer on silent.

High Tech

Preserving Databases When Destroying a Vagrant Box

Posted March 15, 2019

I’ve been using Homestead for local development for quite some time now. I run all of the types of sites that I work on on … Continue Reading

Testing Gutenberg

Posted November 8, 2018

Since I get paid to work on WordPress websites, I cannot ignore Gutenberg, as much as I would like to. If you aren’t familiar with … Continue Reading

How I Modernized My WordPress Development

Posted September 15, 2017

I’ve been developing WordPress plugins and themes for quite some time now. From my own website to the websites I develop at work, I’ve got … Continue Reading

Configuring Amazon S3 for File Uploads

Posted May 12, 2016

One of the projects that I am currently working on involves audio files. Since those can get rather large in size, I was concerned about … Continue Reading

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The End of an Era

Posted November 19, 2017

Today is kind of a sad day for me. It is Dale Earnhardt Jr’s last race as a NASCAR Cup driver. He is retiring from … Continue Reading

Music Feeds the Soul

Posted August 5, 2016

I’ve been in a pretty crappy funk for a while now. I hate it. I can’t seem to pull out of it. However, the past … Continue Reading

Country Home

Posted October 25, 2015

While I may be a high tech broad, I’m more comfortable with my redneck side. I love making websites, but I’m more at home listening to … Continue Reading

My 2015 Chase Grid

Posted September 18, 2015

It’s that time of year again. The Chase is starting this weekend. I should probably put together my Chase grid. I didn’t do very well … Continue Reading

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Pod of One

Posted May 30, 2021

They say that “one is the loneliest number”. Live in a “pod of one” for a year and a half during a worldwide pandemic, and … Continue Reading

Musings from an Introvert

Posted May 28, 2017

On most days, I’m just fine being an introvert. I enjoy spending time by myself, whether I’m lost in code or getting shit done around … Continue Reading

Becky: You Deserve It, Dammit!

Posted December 28, 2016

I suffer from Imposter Syndrome. I also suffer from Asshole Brain Syndrome™. I am my own worst enemy.  Earlier this year, I was working out … Continue Reading

A Brand New Becky?

Posted May 24, 2016

This past weekend I was in Minneapolis, and it was just what the doctor ordered. I feel invigorated and ready to take on the world. … Continue Reading

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