About Beverly

Beverly Bernatowicz has been cooking, baking, and generally providing friends and family meals to look forward to for every Holiday and Family gathering for many years.

About this Website

This site is a collection of recipes Beverly has created or accumulated over the years that have stood the test of time. They are requested over and over again! We hope you too, enjoy what you find here.

About the Webmaster

The developer of this website is Jim Bernatowicz, Beverly's son. Folks familiar with technology will know that it is hard to learn new skills in the absence of a small, yet meaningful, fun, and "non-trivial" project that demonstrates real-world obstacles.

This website is one such project for Jim.

This site demonstrates the following technologies and principles:

  1. Front-end technologies
    1. Bootstrap 3
    2. HTML 5
    3. CSS
    4. JavaScript
  2. Back-end technologies
    1. Django 1.10.x
    2. Python 3
    3. Postgres 9.6.x
  3. Applied Principles
    1. Object Oriented Programming
    2. Model Template View (MTV) Architecture
    3. Object-relational Mapping (ORM)
    4. Stateless Worker/Web Server Model for Near-Linear scalability
    5. 12-Factor App
    6. Don't Repeat Yourself (DRY)
  4. Production Platform
    1. Heroku Cloud
  5. Development Platform
    1. Ubuntu Linux 16.04LTS
    2. JetBrains PyCharm Community Edition
    3. postgresql 9.6.x
    4. phppgadmin for web access to postgresql
    5. git
    6. Heroku CLI (a.k.a. Heroku Toolbelt)