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Cash Goals: Update #1

On September 18th I revealed something called Cash Goals to the world. Well, to myself, since I'm basically the only user. Regardless, it was a thing I wanted to make and I made it, dammit! September is now done with and here are all the things that happened with Cash Goals since its birth thus far. I will be...
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This here is a corporate monkey

I am happy to announce that I am now a full-time employee of DNV GL in Barcelona, Spain, and I will be filling the front-end developer position there.  My first impressions of the place are good. The people seem happy and motivated. Everybody seems friendly and helpful. There is just one thing tough...
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Introducing: Cash Goals

While patiently waiting to start work at my new gig, I decided to dig out a list of things I've wanted to build for myself for the longest of time (see the About page) and start typing away. I'm happy to say that with about a week of work, Cash Goals, a simple app that lets you create financial goals and keep...
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Twenty-Six

This past year has been the most difficult year I've ever lived. The amount of stress I've put myself through is mind-blowing and, truth be told, I've come close to a mental breakdown more than once. It all started way back in December of 2017 when I came to Barcelona, Spain, to blow off some steam from...
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What The Heck Is TypeScript?

Now, as a prelude I want to let everybody know that I'm late to the party, as always. The only information that my brain captured about it over the years is that it, apparently, compiles to JavaScript. Why even do this? Why not just write JavaScript? To find out answers to my many questions, I set out sail to Google...
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Guess Who Got A Job Offer (Or How To Get A NIE, Bank Account and Social Security in Spain)

It is my pleasure to inform you that I have an actual job offer, in writing and all. It seems that two and a half months of miserable job searching has come to an end. I’m not going to disclose the company just yet as I have not signed a contract yet, which means it’s not exactly a done deal, but suffice it to...
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Viva Barcelona!

There are so many things happening in my life it would be a sin not to document it all. As such, here I am. I’ve been vacationing in Barcelona, Spain now ever since December 7th of last year, with a month-long detour to Nice, France in June of this year. While I’ve had unforgettable experiences here in the south...
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