Starquake Recipe

Way back in 2017, I was playing Starfinder and actively listening to Cosmic Crit. They ran a fan challenge: submit a Starfinder-themed cocktail recipe. Naturally, I entered. The cocktail is themed to the solarian: warrior-monks who channel stellar power to lay the smackdown on baddies. All solarians are accompanied by a stellar mote. The mote … Continue reading Starquake Recipe

Passerotto

We visited Passerotto last week. This is the second time we've been. It's a unique restaurant: Korean meets Italian. The Korean aspects are the most prominent, but you get amazing dishes like their lamb ragu with shaved parm & basil over rice cakes. The menu had changed a little since our first visit. They offer … Continue reading Passerotto

Using Amazon SES with Laravel Vapor

If you are deploying your Laravel apps with Vapor, you might want to use Amazon SES as your mail driver. There are two set-up steps for SES itself: Set your domain up with appropriate SPF/DKIM/DMARC records so Amazon & email recipients know everything is on the up-and-upAsk Amazon to take your AWS account out of the SES sandbox (aka email jail) The … Continue reading Using Amazon SES with Laravel Vapor