Converting PX to REMs with a Simple Mixin

One of the first challenges you face when working with a designer is fonts. Designers are typically working with a fixed unit such as pixels, and we developers are typically working in EMs or REMs. So how do we handle the conversion?


@greydnls that hate and fear are very strong and we should never take those for granted

Americans are so fond of the word 'grit'. Good. You're going to need it ?

This Las Vegas just is *ripping* Trumps lawyer! It’s awesome and this lawyer is an idiot

My 7 year old is worried that @realDonaldTrump is going to make segregation real again. His words. 7 years old and worried about segregation

Oh god, someone has Christmas lights up and on

It’s interesting how people who make such a fuss about protecting the 2nd Amendment clearly want to repeal the 1st.…

SSL Certs is one of those topics that I know just enough to be dangerous if stuff goes wrong…and usually it goes wrong on my personal site

How to Calculate Unitless Line-Heights with Sass

A couple of weeks ago I was working on a project and I realized the designer had wanted a specific `line-height` for a few different headlines. So how do we go from a pixel value (like 22px) to a unitless value (like 1.45)? It's actually pretty simple with Sass.


No one ever mentions that parenting can be terrifying at times

having kids means I get to say things like, “hey the sword of fire is in the basement…” and no on bats an eye