…simple to install and use, the screencasts below might make the transition into taking advantage of the Bourbon andmixins even smoother. Sometimes you just want to start the car and drive without having to go through every part of the motor, so if you are a visual learner you may enjoy these screencast tutorials:
Bourbon is a lightweight mixin library for Sass.
Suspenders is a for creating Rails app with thoughtbot standard defaults.
Bourbon Neat - grid framework built on top of and Bourbon using em units and golden ratios. Comes with a gem for use in .
Don't Use MongoDB - Another set of bad experiences makes its way around the internet.
HTML Editing and other improvements in - Things are going nicely for developers … 17 Tools
Bourbon and favorite draaaankin' mug? Check!
Death-defying stunt crew, ready to lead their audience in a chant about meat? Check!
Bacon strips? Check!
Documentarians to record this day for posterity? Check!
guru with emergency equipment at the ready? Check!
Very well then...bring on the VIP guests!
The VIP Guests
…trumpet player and a friend of mine. This is the slightly nice/ upscale club that is in the hotel on Bourbon Street.
Kermit Ruffins @ Vaughn's. 8:00pm.
You probably know, but Kermit is a trumpet player and is a quintessential New Orleans character. He is not the best trumpet player in town, but he is certainly one of the best showmen. Vaughn's is a great local dive bar that is in the Bywater neighborhood out by the Navy Yard. You'll want to take a cab there. …
is joined by Kyle Fiedler, a designer at thoughtbot, and one of the creators of Bourbon Neat. Ben and discuss responsive design, what it is, and how to implement it. They also discuss Bourbon (a library of mixins) and (a fluid grid framework based on Bourbon), what's wrong with and why Bourbon Neat is better, and the other reasons why Bourbon Neat was created …
Bourbon Neat —or for short—is a lightweight, open source fluid grid framework built on top of and Bourbon with an emphasis on flexibility and ease of use. The framework comes with sensible defaults and useful mixins to help get both developers and designers up and running in minutes.
For instance, applying a grid-based layout to this markup... <body> <section class="blog"> <aside></aside> <article></article> </section> </body>
Bourbon is not an app, it's a library of SASS mixins and functions that greatly speed up front-end development time. It is just as awesome for new comers to .css/.scss as it is for the most seasoned pros. It's also one of the main reasons the sketch-to-html&css-wire frames process has proven to be so effective and efficient for us. We have extensively written about bourbon before.
So that's it for a light-weight overview of the apps I find my self opening on a daily …