Why I Don’t Get the Point of CoffeeScript

Being a front-end developer I have heard people talk about using CoffeeScript to code their  JavaScript. I didn’t really give it much thought because I didn’t really care to learn a new language. Lately there have been some new possibilities at work for using new technologies and I ran across someone using CoffeeScript. So I figured it would be a good idea to check it out. As I looked at CoffeeScript and read documentation for it, I just got the feeling I was missing something. I truly didn’t see the point of it. Why would I want to learn new …

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Alaska Trip in Review

Since I got into snowboarding I have tried to think of some awesome places to go snowboarding and sight-seeing. Near the top of the list was Alaska. So my friends and I decided to make that our big snowboarding trip of the year. We decided on the Alyeska Resort in Girdwood, AK. We started making our reservations in November. We wanted to make sure to take advantage of cheap airfare and early season specials the Alyeska Resort was having. We also jumped on Liftopia for some deals on the lift tickets. So overall the trip was relatively inexpensive. It was exciting to …

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P90X3: 2 Week review

I have been doing P90X3 for two weeks now. My girlfriend (Anna) and I have done the workouts everyday. She’s also been doing the recommended diet with Shakeology, while I’ve chosen to do Shakeology but not the diet. It’s great having her as my coach and workout partner. I have always heard people talk about how good of a program P90X was and that it really worked you out. I figured that since I’ve been doing weight workouts and playing soccer that it wouldn’t be that hard to get into. I was VERY WRONG! It is an intense program. The …

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Starting My Fitness Journey with P90X3

So my girlfriend, Anna, recently decided that she would join team Beachbody to help her reach her weight loss and fitness goals. She did a lot of research and thought that their programs would give her the best chance for success. She decided to go all out and also become a Beachbody coach. That way she could help motivate others while working on obtaining her fitness goals. Anna chose to go with the Shakeology and P90X3 program. Once the products came in, she was extremely excited. She couldn’t wait to get started and immediately started reading all the materials about …

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Excited About the New Year!

Yet another year has come and gone. As I look back on last year, I realize I had a lot of fun and a lot took place. I’m very happy and spent a lot of time with loved ones and family. Unfortunately I dropped the ball on some other things. Things that really aren’t a big deal, but things I had wanted to keep up on. One of which was this blog. I really thought I would have spent a little more time on it and come up with some interesting things. I had a lot of stuff going on, …

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