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WordCamp Changed My Life

I blame it on WordCamp Austin. I was doing fine until that weekend — chugging along at my work, building e-commerce and membership sites using WordPress, maintaining legacy custom themes and plugins. When I had a few minutes at home, I found ways to contribute to the larger WordPress community — creating plugins, writing patches […]

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Taking a Ride

Joanna got to ride a horse for the first time today. While it’s true she thinks she’s a princess, I’m thankful she’s a princess who can ride! Posted from WordPress for Android

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Come Join the WordPress Community in OKC

Are you an advanced WordPress user? Core contributor? Theme and plugin developer? Maybe you’re a blogger, or looking to start. Or maybe you just inherited a site and have no idea what to do with it. Great! Come join us as we talk about all these things and more at the OKC WordPress Users Group! […]

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A Parent’s Trust

In 2002, I became the CIC Officer for the USS Hurricane, a Patrol Coastal ship home ported in Coronado, CA. I had worked with the ship and her crew briefly at my previous command while we were deployed in the same operating area. At that time, she was part of the Navy Special Warfare Command, […]

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Why Do I Wear Boots?

I’m not a cowboy. I like cows — medium, please — and I like to ride horses, but that’s as far as it goes. I have friends that are honest-to-goodness cowboys and trick roping wonders, but that’s not me. So why do I wear boots? Because my dad did. My dad grew up on a dairy […]