When I am not doing WordPress related stuff, I spend time with my Girlfriend and my friends. Three times a month I attend/speak at local meetup groups. Through WordPress and meetups, I've met some of my best friends. We have a lot in common. The real way you find out what you have in common comes from hanging out. In hanging out with my friends, we have a few stories we share all of the time. This is one of them.When you drink around your friendsMy friends and I go to beer festivals. We … [Read more...] about My friends are assholes… and I love them.
"To be the best, you have to practice with the best". I truly believe that statement. A friend of mine told me that once. This was the same friend that got me interested in hockey. When you strive to become a better role model, that's advice to follow.I am trying to become a better role model. Specifically for the Vegas WordPress Meetup Group. I'm lead organizer of the group and one day I realized something....Once a month, I speak in front of a group of WordPressers and they ask me … [Read more...] about How to become a better role model quickly
Whiskey has been in my life for a long time. I started off by drinking the usual suspects. Jack Daniels, Crown Royal, Johnnie Walker, Evan Williams, Seagrams and Jim Beam. I would have one or two at your occasional house party or bar venture. I would usually have a seven & seven or a Jack and Coke. Now it’s nothing but Jameson for me. I mix Jameson and Coke together. That's the sweet spot for me. As of lately, I'll drink any kind, any age, any day. Bring them all on and I’ll drink them. My … [Read more...] about Whiskey has been part of my life for a long time
I grew up about 30 minutes north of Reno NV. It's a small little town called Cold Springs. I met my best friend, in the entire world, in Cold Springs. He was my next door neighbor and I wouldn't trade any of that, for anything. I was a Nancy Gomes Glider and I'm proud to say that. I am speaking at a WordCamp in Sacramento this weekend. Naturally I drove because I wanted to stay a few nights in Reno. In doing so, I got to take a trip down memory lane and this post is basically that. This is where … [Read more...] about Where it all began. Reno eNVy.
It's with a heavy heart that I am writing this. September 3rd, 2015. We lost a friend. We lost a friend that had the heart of a lion. We lost a friend that had the heart of a lion and the kind of happiness that I hope my kids will have. If I ever have kids. We lost Jeremy Hays today.Tonight I realized that my last post was wrong. I'll get to that later on.The Beginning I was 7 or 8 years old when I picked up a hockey stick. I got a stick for Christmas. Some kids who lived down … [Read more...] about Jeremy Hays