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  • Daily Quote – Will Durant

    Excellence is an art won by training and habituation: we do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have these because we have acted rightly; ‘these virtues are formed in man by his doing the actions’; we are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a […]

  • Daily Quote – Jim Rohn

    “Don’t wish it were easier wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenges wish for more wisdom” Jim Rohn The Art of Exceptional Living

  • Building an Ionic Mobile App – Part 1

    The development environment that I will use to build an Ionic Mobile application includes the following items: Visual Studio Community 2015. This is a great way to get the benefits of this IDE without having to pay the premiums. Visual Studio is a robust IDE and with this community edition you can install extensions. ASP.NET […]

  • Xamarin and Visual Studio Community Edition Integration

    Xamarin announced on their blog that with Microsoft’s announcement of the new free version of Micrsoft Visual Studio, Visual Studio Community Edition, the Xamarin Starter Edition will support Visual Studio integration on Windows with double the number of applications. This is exciting news for C# developers looking to get into cross-platform mobile development such as […]

  • How to Change the Headlight of a Honda Civic

    Thanks to the great internet, I was able to find a video on youtube that simplified changing the headlight of my Honda Civic. I followed this method and was able to remove the old headlight and swap it out for the new one.

  • WordPress Development with Microsoft WebMatrix

    Last time I talked about the option of creating a CentOS development server for developming WordPress websites. It turns out that Microsoft’s WebMatrix works well with WordPress so I decided to give it a try. I downloaded WebMatrix and installed it on my Windows 7 laptop. I have a Samsung laptop NP – QX411L.

  • Setting Up a Development Environment For WordPress

    I’m currently setting up a development environment for WordPress. Specifically for my WordPress site, Chinese Immersion Schools , a website that I created for parents to find a Mandarin immersion program in their area. I will create a CentOS VM to be my development server. CentOS I downloaded Virtual Box but it doesn’t support CentOS. However, VirtualBox has been very good for my Ubuntu […]

  • Thanksgiving 2013 Was Outstanding

    Thanksgiving 2013 was outsanding! I had such a family filled fun time. This year we spent Thanksgiving 2013 with my wife’s family in St. George. Her cousin got married at the St. George Utah temple. Her parents, sister’s family, and Aunts all came up for the wedding. There was a lot of eating, visiting and […]

  • Hunger Games Catching Fire by Suzanne Collin Movie

    I just finished watching Hunger Games Catching Fire. I truly enjoyed watching the movie because of the intricate detail and the action packed scenes that kept me on my toes. The storyline was well written by Suzanne Collins. After watching this movie I want to now read the books. If you are like me and […]

  • Birthday Was Awesome

    Hi Guys, I recently had a birthday! It was the best thanks to my wife. I got some awesome gifts this year. First gift was from Kristine. It was a nice thermos for hot chocolate during the cold winters of Dallas. She got it from Starbucks. She got the same one that she got for […]