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Laravel File Uploads to Amazon S3

You don’t become a software craftsman by learning a list of heuristics. Professionalism and craftsmanship come from values that drive disciplines. Clean code always looks like it was written by someone who cares. - Robert C. Martin, Clean Code

Design Patterns in PHP

This is the important thing to understand about design patterns, there is no right or wrong. As a developer, you are in charge. That means you decide when a pattern is appropriate, and when it's completely unnecessary. You decide, did this improve or not improve my application? That's the key.  - Jeffrey Way

Setup Laravel Queues using Redis and Horizon

I have a big list of things I'd like to learn. But I'm not going to go out and do all of these things tomorrow. It takes time. You've got to plan and practice and be patient. Don't get overwhelmed by the amount of stuff you want to learn and just enjoy the process of learning. One day at a time, one step at a time. - Andrew, It's a Marathon, Not a Sprint https://dev.to/awwsmm/its-a-marathon-not-a-sprint-5568

Key Points in Git Tower

If you’re wanting to stay in software for the long haul, then I’d recommend a different approach from chasing the hype. Try to find the fun in software development. And, as you learn how to find the fun in building and learning things, be sure to pace yourself. So, don’t learn everything all at once. You will have to look a lot of things up during your day to day work, even after a decade in the field. - Andrew Owen, https://junglecoder.com/blog/learning-without-burnout

Configure PHPStorm CLI Interpreters

Configure PHPStorm CLI Interpreters

Learning to enjoy the learning process itself will serve you well in the ever changing technology landscape that keeps us perpetually on our toes. - Dave Hoover, Apprenticeship Patterns

Github Setup for MacOs

Github Setup for MacOs

It doesn’t matter how old I get, but as long as I continue to live, I’ll always discover something new about myself.— Haruki Murakami, What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

Install Laravel Valet

Install Laravel Valet

At 54, I am still in progress, and I hope that I always will be - Michelle Obama, Becoming