Parenthood – The journey begins

Parenthood: Parenthood is a never-ending journey and every day is a new adventure into making mistakes while trying to keep some sanity. Parenthood has no rules, guidelines or even a reference guide but it is still a great thing to be a part of. I entered upon this...

Weekend updates

I know it has been quite some time since I posted anything on here and I'm hoping to change that. The last time I posted anything was back in June and that was rather short lived as well. With Gutenberg getting frequent updates this could be a fun little thing...

Testing these waters

Okay, this is the second time I’m actually typing on this Gutenberg plugin and I’m not 100% sure how I feel just yet. The reason is because I am so used to working with the previous TinyMCE editor and working with some HTML markup in order to create my...

A small primer on theme mods

Oh, the many things I encounter while doing reviews is amazing. One of the reasons I love contributing to the review team is to get a better understanding of how WordPress at its core works and it is because of this I feel like there are some things that still are not...

A metabox for your layout options

It’s no surprise I can be vocal when I am reviewing a theme. Many know that I’ll spurt out what I end up seeing in a lot of themes. There is one thing that really does drive me crazy though and that is when people copy and paste code to their theme without...

My tour of creating a PHPCodeSniffer Standard

It’s no surprise I like to learn new things. I also like to read things when I can. Okay, a lot of the time I skim through things but I make an effort to learn from it. The last couple of weeks I’ve looked at working with the PHPCodeSniffer. I installed it...
It’s not about your theme

It’s not about your theme

Lately I’ve stayed away from the theme review only because it can be such a negative feeling and a negative space. It’s not the people I interact with but rather those who feel like they have a solution for all the things. I’m not saying I do and I...

WordPress and MediaElement styles

Okay, this is more of an experiment I was running because I was reached out by a friend about a theme question. This actually got me thinking about the shortcodes. The audio and video ones in particular. The reason is that when you use the...