Testing gear on a December Afternoon

Over Thanksgiving weekend this year I finally pulled the trigger on a new MacBook Pro 16 after years of holding back and waiting. I have been constantly waffling on the decision sine the new models were announced last year. I wanted to ensure my wife was situated for work/school as she had been using hand-me-down …


I installed the Wham Bam Flexible Build System on my Creality Ender 3

Wham Bam Flexible Build System Leveling Test

In the ever evolving saga of my time with the Creality Ender 3 including changes, upgrades, and refinements I decided to change the build surface that I am using. Originally, my Creality Ender 3 came with a removable and flexible build surface, but I never had success with it. I read around and watched videos …

Google Analytics now available for Premium WordPress users!

I have been writing this blog and focusing on grilling, sports, photography, and home projects for over a year now, but I have yet to post about the analytical side of the site until now. While at work on Wednesday afternoon I received an email from WordPress that made me absolutely excited: "Just released: Google …

Installing CarPlay on a 2016 F-150

CarPlay home screen

I do not know for sure whether this is an issue on other Models from the 2016 Lineup, but definitely look into this if you have a 2016 Ford that doesn't support CarPlay or Android Auto. These features are huge, and definitely worth an hour or two of time.