Jim Stoppani 'Full-Body Shortcut to Size' - Day 1 Update

That's my first day completed on this new program and first thing I have noticed is it takes a bit of time to get through all of the exercises, even at a low weight. I had approx 45 minutes today however will try to budget a full hour going forward to allow for recovery time between sets.Todays work…

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Getting fit for the New Year

First day back at the office after a nice Christmas break, with too much junk food and beers. Along with the first day back to work, its also my first gym session of 2019! The past 2 years training having been very intermittant after our first child arrived (who still doesn't like to sleep much) but…

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Getting Started with CoreBDD for. Net Core and

What is CoreBDD? CoreBDD is a lightweight open-source Behaviour-Driven Development framework built on-top of the popular testing tool that enables tests using the Gherkin language. All code is available on GitHub and packages ready to use in your project can be found on NuGet For those unf…

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Manually creating a Swagger document in C# using Microsoft OpenAPI.NET

If you are using the OpenAPI standard for your Rest API's on .NET Core you will probably be familiar with the Swagger tools that enable you to quickly generate definitions for your Web API endpoints. With a few lines of code you can enable Swagger and Swagger-UI using the awesome Swashbuckle project…

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Currently Learning - Functional Principles in C#

I have been exploring functional programming lately and looking at adding some functional approaches to a sub-set of a codebase I'm in the process of refactoring, particularly around making some of the core domain model immutable to ensure less side affects and make testing easier as an added bonus.…

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