Recent Blogs

Unifi USG Dual Wan

I had a brief period when switching internet providers to have both services at the same time so I thought this would be a great time to try out the Dual WAN feature on the Ubiquiti USG. Turns out the feature worked suprisingly well and was easy to setup.

Installing VSFTPD on Ubuntu 14.04 Amazon EC2 Instance

Note: I had a brand new server and needed to run sudo apt-get dist-upgrade before installing the server to get all packages up to date. These steps don't take into account best practice security considerations. These are merely basic steps to get an FTP server up and running quickly.

Drupal Module - QR Code Generator

I created a simple Drupal module that will allow someone to enter in their contact information and generate a QR code that can then be scanned in to quickly and easily add someone's information to their address book.

Drupal FeedAPI Link Alter Module

I've released a new module for Drupal that integrates with the FeedAPI module and is called FeedAPI Link Alter

Simple IPTables Commands

For the life of me I can't seem to remember these simple commands to edit IPTables so I just wanted to document the few that I seem to be using the most:

Recent Recipes

Brett's Crackin Carbonara

Brett's world famous spaghetti carbonara

Vegetable and Chicken Orzo

An orzo with whatever vegatables and/or chicken you have available

Dutch Oven Bread

Easy, crusty bread that cooks in the Dutch oven. Goes well with the red bean chili

Soft Pretzels

Soft pretzel recipe. You can shape them however you want (classic pretzel, bites, sticks). They freeze well and can be reheated.

Potato and Bacon Soup

A potato and bacon soup