Net Noodlings with Nathan
Existence of Nature and Motion Blabber
February 20, 2024
Hey Folks, Nothing like a day off to remind yourself that there's things like TREES and NATURE and FRESH AIR out there. I recommend you go grab a good lung-...
New Experiments and Scrollbar Properties
February 12, 2024
Hey Folks, We're firmly in Balumtine'th Week, hope you take some time to tell those you love how much they mean to you! A Thing I Made I decided my old...
The WeirdNet and Frog Corrals
February 5, 2024
Hey Folks, It's been a weird week, so let's celebrate with even MORE weirdness! Because... why not? From The WeirdNet I've been thinking a lot about the...
Water Heaters and React Annoyance
January 29, 2024
Hey Folks, Sorry for the late version of this week's newsletter — the joys of home ownership caught up with me when our water heater developed a leak this...
Webinars and the Death of Ello
January 22, 2024
Hey Folks, Hope y'all are staying warm in these cooold temps. I was reminded that I have indeed acclimated to the southern US and that sub 20°F temps feel...
No Snow and the Weird Internet
January 16, 2024
Hey folks, They said it would snow, but all we have is cold rain in NC. Hope you all are all safe and bundled warm if it ACTUALLY snowed where you are!...
InVision Memories and Void Elements
January 8, 2024
Hey Folks, Here we are in a new year. We ate far too much food over the holidays (per usual) and all got sick (per usual). Thankfully we're all better now...
Low-Profile Keyboards and Vanilla Applications
December 18, 2023
Hey folks, Last week of Christmas Crunch before Actual Christmas. This is always that weird trapped week where they'd show movies in school instead of...
Project Configs and One Winged Angels
December 11, 2023
Hey folks, We're rounding the last lap here on the Christmas Crunch, the finish line is in sight! 🏁 Thinking Too Hard Not groundbreaking, but I learned that...
Tailwind Regex and Punching Sonic
December 4, 2023
Hey folks, We now enter the 'Holiday Crunch' where we try to squeeze out a few projects before the end of the year. WE GOT THIS... Things I Wrote I recently...
[Automated Notice:] Annual Pie Coma
November 27, 2023
Hey folks, This is an automated message while I recover from my Annual Pie Coma. I'll be back next week! Until then! ✨
Pies and the TypeScript Kiddie Pool
November 20, 2023
Hey folks, It's a shorter week this week as there's some pies with my name on them. Hope you have a great holiday, wherever and however you celebrate it!...
Internet Voices and Not Doing the Thing
November 13, 2023
Hey folks! Another week closer to the annual Wow-Nathan-That's-A-Lot-Of-Pies-Are-You-Sure-You-Want-Another Day... And yes... Yes, I do... 🥧😈 Thinking Too...
The Greatest Candy and Event Delegation
November 6, 2023
Hey Folks, It was a good spooky candy week, but let me submit to you, dear reader, that the greatest of all candies is largely absent from this week's candy...
HTMX and Pixel Art
October 30, 2023
Hey Folks, Spoopy Season is here 👻 And according to some stores Christmas is here too... 🎄 ... I cannot endorse this holiday melding of 'HalloThankMas' 🙅🙅...
Coffee Eulogies and Vite Bundle Breakdowns
October 16, 2023
Hey Folks, Disaster struck! My faithful coffee pot of 12 years bit the dust this morning... 𝔤𝔬𝔬𝔡𝔫𝔦𝔤𝔥𝔱 𝔪𝔶 𝔰𝔴𝔢𝔢𝔱 𝔠𝔞𝔣𝔣𝔢𝔦𝔫𝔞𝔱𝔢𝔡 𝔭𝔯𝔦𝔫𝔠𝔢... 🪦 I know......
ViteConf23 and Motion Deliverables
October 9, 2023
Hey Folks, If you didn't catch it ViteConf 23 was last week, but they're running all the talks on repeat. It felt like there weren't as many updates this...
Splines and Halfsies
October 2, 2023
Hey Folks, It's been a busy week! We have a working theory in our house that challenges cannot come singly, but always in pairs or trios! Things I Made I...
Pie Dreams and Tool Preferences
September 25, 2023
Hey folks, It's officially fall! Which ushers in the best season for baked goods: Apple pie, blackberry pie, rhubarb pie, pumpkin pie, coconut creme pie......
Screen Shake and Adorable Abominations
September 18, 2023
Hey Folks, We're still recovering from the beginning-of-semester bugs here. So far I've managed to avoid getting it, but that may not last for much longer......
Fairy Godmothers and Cold Libraries
September 11, 2023
Hey folks, Another tough week. While fall brings in my favorite season, it also brings in activities ... and germs. Thank goodness for modern medicine! 🍂😮💨🤒...
Psuedo-Fall and Hairless Blobs
September 4, 2023
Hey folks! The start of school has always marked the start of fall for me mentally, even though summer is around for a little while yet. I'm ready for...
Hope in Bleakness and Crappy First Drafts
August 28, 2023
Hey folks, This has been a pretty tough week for the fam. Migraines stink (for the record), we said goodbye to an extended family member and to one of our...
Scroll-driven animations and BUBBLES
August 21, 2023
Hey folks, August is the limbo-space of summer. It's STILL technically summer but everything is gearing up for the next academic season. Back-to-school...
Lava Lamps and Agents of Chaos
August 14, 2023
Hey friends, Summer is almost over, even though it's still fiendishly hot outside 🥵... I remember as a kid, these summer months felt like they took forever,...
Water Like Glass and the Final Push
August 7, 2023
You know what's great? Nature. My wife and I went canoeing this week and one section of the lake was COMPLETELY STILL like a mirror. And quiet. No traffic...
Building Motion and JAMStack Zombies
July 31, 2023
Hey folks, glad you decided to stick around! Summer has been blazing by... soon it'll be Christmas and we're wondering how we got there... Words I Wrote:...
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