Drink in Style

I'm a tea and coffee drinker. As is usually the norm with tea and coffee, I drink mine from a mug. If I have my way, I drink it from a mug that actually looks nice. A nice looking mug makes the whole tea/coffee drinking experience better. Coupling the…

Missing the Canyon

My senior year of high school my father took me to the Grand Canyon. We hiked all the way down to the Colorado River, spent the night, and hiked out the next day. I love going on great adventures, and that was one. Here's to doing it again someday. …

A Pair of Good Shoes

I'm always on the lookout for good shoes. When I say good shoes, I mean three things: They look nice. They are a reasonable price. I don't care if your shoe brand is famous; I'm not going to buy your $500 shoe. They are quality. I want the shoes I…

Comments on the H&M Spring Summer 2014 Lookbook

I arrived home the other day to find the H&M Spring Summer 2014 look book in my mail. We’re not talking a measly little 20 page catalog here; we’re talking a 250 (yes, I typed that number correctly) page book with full color photos of their…

On the Contrast Placket Shirt

When worn correctly, the contrast placket shirt brings both style and class to your outfit. Before we go on, let’s define “placket.” According to Google, a placket is “an opening or slit in a garment, covering fastenings or giving access to a pocket, or the flap of fabric under…

Audio Particle System

I have been following the 24ways.org advent calendar, and I found the article for December 2nd quite fascinating. I decided to experiment with the code given in the article and ended up making a pretty sweet audio visualization. I took a particle system and used a song to change…