Reflecting on Marriage

Ben Buie | 2/16/15

For me, Valentines Day is always a great time to reflect on my relationship with Brooke. I think we’d agree that we’re doing better than ever. Marriage and our little family has become the best thing (and sometimes hardest thing) we’ve ever been a part of. We’ve been married 7 amazing years now (going on 8) Read More >>

Voltage: all good things come to an end.

Ben Buie | 2/11/15

Working at Voltage has been worth every minute of my time. My original plan was to stay at Voltage for two years and then see what happens. I wanted to get some full-time web development experience and then possibly transition back to the business side of the tech world. I couldn’t be happier with the opportunity I had Read More >>

Code Snippets

Ben Buie | 12/3/14

One of the things I’m really happy about my last year at Voltage is my focus on creating reusable snippets of code that can be used to quickly deploy features on client sites. I’ve made my repository of code_snippets publicly available so that anyone can take advantage of them. Note, these are not for beginners, Read More >>

Thankful

Ben Buie | 11/26/14

I haven’t written in a while so I figure I’ll just start typing and see what comes out. Thanksgiving. So excited. I haven’t really taken a break for about 7 years. Usually I’ll have some side project going on that I end up working on. I have no shortage of side projects. Probably one of Read More >>

Persevering the New House

Ben Buie | 8/13/14

We had no idea what buying a house meant, let alone a fixer-upper. Right now I’m sitting on my bed exhausted. I just got done putting the second coat of sealant on the basement floor. I’m currently on a mad dash to finish the basement and refinance by the end of the year to get Read More >>