Philadelphia Visitors Guide

I wrote a guide for my coworkers when visiting Philly for work or a personal trip. Here is a modified version of that guide: @belcherj‘s Top 10: Zahav – Amazing Israeli food, considered top 3 restaurants in Philly. Let me know if you need help with reservations.  I have the hook up. South Philly Barbacoa …

Google Cloud Functions and Serverless Path Parameters

I’m trying to transition an express node service to using the serverless framework and Google Cloud Functions. No matter what I tried I kept running into an issue where i was getting this error:  Unexpected token : in JSON at position 19 category: handler: category events: – http: path: category/{id} method: get cors: true After …

Worlds Fastest Store, well sort of

I have been working on building a PWA front end for WooCommerce.  I saw the Polymer Shop repository and thought it couldn’t be that hard to wire up to a real backend and get everything working.  I was right and I was wrong. I started by creating a WordPress/WooCommerce install on Pressable.  This was really simple …

Things you should do in Barcelona

Beer: Garage Beer Company – Brew pub BierCab – Bar and beer store.  Amazing selection in both. BrewDog Mikkeller Lambicus – Bottle shop with tons of Lambic.  Get a bottle of Cantillion Vivinos – Awesome boutique wine shop with good natural wine selection.  Get a bottle of BS Kaelderkold Tourist Stuff: La Sagrada Familia – Most beautiful thing …