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Clean Code - Part II: The Four Principles (of Art)

Drawing parallels from the four basic principles of art to bring order to the code we write.

Blazor Server - EF Core Quirks

By default, EF Core’s DbContext is scoped. This will cause issues with asynchronous components accessing data in Blazor Server.

Clean Code - Part I: What’s In A Name?

Offering some tips on how to name things so other people, including yourself at a later date, can understand it.

Test-Driven Development: The Video Game

Explaining Test-Driven Development through the lens of a video game.

GitHub readme + Dungeons & Dragons

Creating a personal GitHub readme that “plays” Dungeons & Dragons

ADO.NET vs an ORM (Dapper & EF)

A case for an ORM compared to traditional ADO.NET and/or raw SQL scripts.

Fluent Validation

Learning, using, and extending the FluentValidation library.

A Tale of Legacy Code: I

A blast to the past with MVC5 and poorly maintained code

ASP.NET Core MVC && VSCode

Replacing Visual Studio with Visual Studio Code for ASP.NET Core MVC development

C# Specification Pattern

Learning, using, and extending the specification pattern in C#.