April 9, 2018

Spinning Up a Hugo Blog /2

Part 2: Installing Hugo Intro Alright, so you’re excited about creating your new website and you’re excited to give Hugo a try. Fair enough! Let’s jump right into it! A couple things to note, though, before we get started. If you are looking for the simplest and quickest way to get Hugo up and running, look no further than Hugo’s own docs. They are fairly easy to read, and are great if you’re just looking to get into it as quickly as possible. Read more

April 7, 2018

The Fountain Pen Experiment /3

On Paper Lately at work I’ve been running into a bit of a predicament. You see, being a picket pen, I bring my Kaweco Sport with me every day. I’ve grown quite font of that little pen, and have started bringing it with me almost everywhere, along with my tiny little bullet journal. However, at work, I use these branded notepads to take notes on. At first, I thought that the Kaweco was the issue. Read more

March 31, 2018

The Bullet Journal

Trying That Bullet Journal Thing There is no question that we live in a time when having a handwritten planner is not the norm. In fact, for a long time, I thought my mother was simply wasting her time and money on a yearly planner, going through the process of keeping a physical planner is tedious and the cost of a planner is certainly more than the to-do app on your phone. Read more

March 24, 2018

The Fountain Pen Experiment /2

Using the Pen It’s been about three or four weeks since I got my first fountain pen, a Kaweco Sport Classic, and I thought I would share some of my thoughts and experiences thus far. Below you’ll find a bit on what it’s like to use a fountain pen day-to-day. First off, let’s go over what I’ve been using my pen for. Being a pocket pen, this pen comes with me pretty much everywhere I go. Read more

March 17, 2018

Spinning Up a Hugo Blog /1

Or, How I Made This Blog I’ve thought about creating a blog for a while now, but was always hesitant. For one reason or another, I just didn’t feel like I should. This was of course silly, especially given the number of articles out there that make it clear, the best way to start a blog is to start one. One of the main reasons I never started one was because I wanted to make a blog site that was custom, easy to use, and fast. Read more

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