Try – Fail – Adapt – Succeed

Jason GolodNAME: Jason
STATUS: Married with Children

This site is my online diary of interesting things.  From cooking, to running an online business, marketing ideas, and some geekery, blah, blah, blah.

Hopefully, you find something here that made the trip worth it.


We Celebrate You Mommy Today and Every Day

Mommy Noun [mom ee] Someone who gives every ounce of their being to their family.  Never second guessing her commitment . Never seeking a return on investment.  Not in it for the accolades, the labels, or notoriety.  Our purest example of giving. We celebrate you...

Speeding Up WordPress – Gravatars

After monkeying with OptimizePress a bit and updating some on-page elements to my liking, I decided that I would see how my site was performing in some of the page speed testers.  I don't like using these things because there are so many calls being made that I was...

WordPress Help – Adding Author & Updated to Posts and Pages

The Microdata Problem Using Google's Webmaster Tools is a great way to find little issues that might be holding your site back from ranking better in the Google SERPs.   It had been a few years since I hopped into Webmaster Tools, and when I did, I noticed a number of...

La Spaziale Pre-Infusion Taste Test #1

I recently installed La Spaziale's "progressive pre-infusion" chamber on my 2 group New EK.  Since installing the setup, I have not had any bad extractions to speak of.  I have also been paying close attention to quantity of coffee in (18g) and quantity (weight) of...

Adding Pre-Infusion to the La Spaziale New EK

The Goal Pull more consistent shots. Test if there are any discernible differences with and without pre-infusion Hypothesis Most of the crappy extractions I get are probably more of a function of a lazy barista. However, I wonder if a "soft start" might be more...