Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.


Ruby library that pretty prints Ruby objects in full colo[u]r exposing their internal structure with proper indentation. Rails ActiveRecord objects and usage within Rails templates are supported via included mixins.


Easily include static pages in your Rails app

psql command line tutorial and cheat sheet

I’ve been using @tailwindcss for a few weeks and surprised myself by how much it clicked. Like many, I thought it was blasphemy, but building with it is fast and addictive. Happy to see dark-mode support and more in 2.0.

Tailwind Builder

Paid tool to create Tailwind layouts

In reply to Das Ende ist nah! Das Ende ist nah!’s post on Twitter
@barryf @_HAL_9OOO_ Have one since today and yes, it feels a little like the 80s! But the long Micro-HDMI and USB-C…

@schroederator Looking forward to getting hold of mine soon. Enjoy!

Product Manager Job Description | Silicon Valley Product Group

Useful job spec for a PM

I love the new Raspberry Pi 400 😍. Major nostalgia for my beloved Acorn Electron and other keyboard-computer micros from the eighties.

Raspberry Pi 400

Macaroni Cheese

Nigella’s recipe

How to send secrets to me [with GPG]


The Bullet gem is designed to help you increase your application’s performance by reducing the number of queries it makes. It will watch your queries while you develop your application and notify you when you should add eager loading (N+1 queries), when you’re using eager loading that isn’t necessary and when you should use counter cache.

Google OAuth with Node.js

Liked Jamie Tanna Jamie Tanna’s post “Changing the Storage of Cites on my Site…” on
For a while now, I've wanted to tweak the way that my site stores contextual information about posts that it interacts with, such as Twitter interactions. For RSVPs, I stored the cite data in an event property, which didn't make sense because it wasn…


A plugin for versioning Rails based RESTful APIs.


Learn best practices to build an API using Ruby on Rails 5/6


The alignment of marketing, sales and customer success

GitLab architecture overview


Timeline component for React

How many Heroku dynos do you need, and which size—An opinionated guide