Adventures and musings in the world of web development

Vuex states and snapshots

January 21, 2019

My current (yet to be named) project for Savvy Wombat is using a Vue-based front end, with several interacting components. Each page might be made... continue reading

Don't use in-memory SQLite for testing Laravel

November 10, 2018

The PDO/SQLite driver for PHP lets you create a connection to an in-memory database - I'd been using this for testing in various projects for... continue reading

Laravel Mix and BrowserSync

November 1, 2018

To be honest, I hadn't really bothered with BrowserSync before I'd started using Jigsaw a couple of weeks ago. But I got a taste for... continue reading

Getting Tailwind CSS into Jigsaw

October 23, 2018

This site is powered by the static site generator Jigsaw, and uses the Tailwind utility-first CSS framework. Getting Tailwind into Jigsaw is pretty easy if you're already... continue reading

It begins

October 22, 2018

(again) This blog is being resurrected after a long break. The motivation for this has been partly because I wanted to give myself more time and space... continue reading