Andrew Koebbe

Just another developer with a blog.

I'd never heard of lotion bars before finding this recipe, but I'm sold after using these bars over the past year. They are especially helpful overnight.

I originally found this recipe on One Good Thing by Jillee, but like most recipes I'm finding the ingredients were not clearly listed in mass...

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In the past I've used traditional spreadable pomade, but really wanted to be able to make my own. As I looked for DIY recipes but they always turned out as a solid and not what I was expecting. But then I realized that bar form could actually work.

Once this is made you just need to rub the bar on...

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After reading a slashdot article on someone using a VPN to prove that Verizon is throttling Netflix, I thought I do my own similar test with an SSH SOCKS proxy and AT&T Uverse...

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Crashplan offers a great online backup solution. Netgear ReadyNAS offers a great home/small office local network storage solution. Here's a how-to on how to set your ReadyNAS as a Crashplan client.

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I'm a big fan of old fashioned rolled oats with blueberries and brown sugar. But by the time I've microwaved it and let it cool, my son is already done with his breakfast and wanting to play. Plus cleaning stuck on cooked oats from the bowl is really a pain. I found these recipes on The Yummy Life...

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